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Re: [NTO] how to point to a page with your browser

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  • Don - HtmlFixIt.com
    YES! I was close but could not remember drivers etc host Then I add this: 127.0.0.1 dashboard.aim.com # remove aim today boot up daily and I
    Message 1 of 3 , Nov 20, 2008
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      YES! I was close but could not remember \drivers\etc\host

      Then I add this:
      127.0.0.1 dashboard.aim.com # remove aim today boot up
      daily

      and I am no longer bothered by their page daily.

      I made it as far as C:\system\windows\system32\

      K B wrote:
      > Sounds like the hosts file in Windows.
      >
      > Karen
      >
      > On Thu, Nov 20, 2008 at 6:32 PM, Don - HtmlFixIt.com <don@...>wrote:
      >
      >> there is a place somewhere on a windows machine where you can redirect a
      >>
      >> domain name when entered
      >>
      >> so if I type in notetab.com instead of really going to notetab it goes
      >> somewhere I choose like a local file or something
      >>
      >> I used to use this because a particular program I was using (AIM) in
      >> this case insists on loading the home page every time you log in and
      >> thus tracking you and giving you content you don't wish to have (it was
      >> slow)
      >>
      >> I don't remember where this was.
      >>
      >> Help please ...
      >>
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