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
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.
> 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
>> I don't remember where this was.
>> Help please ...