.%systemroot% otepad.exe

How do I update the MVPS HOSTS file in Windows 7? How do I update the MVPS HOSTS file in Windows Vista? I’m using a .%Systemroot%\notepad.exe from my ISP, but the HOSTS file doesn’t seem to work?

After using the HOSTS file my machine seems slower? Why doesn’t my Back Button return me to the previous page? How do I Edit the HOSTS file? How do I eliminate the Navigation Cancelled Message?

How do I rename the HOSTS file? How do I lock the HOSTS file to prevent other users from changing it? Are there any Utilities to monitor and protect the HOSTS file? How do I troubleshoot a problem with my connection? How do I contribute a listing for the HOSTS file? Why do I get a Password Prompt when unzipping the download?

How do I know all these entries are valid? What are all these comments after the entries? How do I know if the HOSTS file is working? Is Merging the MVPS HOSTS file with others recommended?

Do other programs add entries to the HOSTS file? Why do I see “Access Denied when updating the HOSTS file? Why can’t I view the videos at my favorite sites? Why do I get an error trying to Save a webpage in Internet Explorer? Why does Symantec detect a possible malicious entry in the HOSTS file? Programs such as some “web accelerators” may no longer work if you overwrite the existing HOSTS file as these type programs add entries to the HOSTS file.