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After that I put up the Command window (Start>Accessories>Command Prompt, and changed directories, as necessary, until I reached the Hosts file. About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Firefox can't find the file at /C:/Documents and Settings/basim/Application Data/Google_Toolbar/Google_Toolbar/ If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Firefox for Android Web browser for Android smartphones and tablets Firefox for iOS Firefox for iPhone, iPad and iTouch devices Firefox Focus Automatic privacy browser and content blocker. It may go unnoticed." This thread is more than 1963 days old. " Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - unable to opne google.com in firefox by basim1366 / January lunarlander replied Mar 8, 2017 at 2:27 AM how to uninstall ubuntu Zacksmith replied Mar 8, 2017 at 2:26 AM Loading... Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

This is a real pain - I would greatly appreciate your help! Copyright (c) 1993-2009 Microsoft Corp.## This is a sample HOSTS file used by Microsoft TCP/IP for Windows.## This file contains the mappings of IP addresses to host names. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Back to top Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Back to Web Browsing/Email and Other Internet Applications 10 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 10 guests, 0 anonymous users

Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Yes the message appeared 4 times I found several google refernces in the host file but none like www. but start with a virus scan. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... penny, designed in part by Thomas Jefferson and George Washington, reads "Liberty Parent of Science & Industry." Back to top #12 plr plr Topic Starter Members 8 posts OFFLINE Local The IP address should# be placed in the first column followed by the corresponding host name.# The IP address and the host name should be separated by at least one# space.## I even added it to the allowed list, but I still can't get google.com or site that has google.

It really is the most poetic thing I know about physics...you are all stardust."― Lawrence M. penny, designed in part by Thomas Jefferson and George Washington, reads "Liberty Parent of Science & Industry." Back to top #7 plr plr Topic Starter Members 8 posts OFFLINE Local I had the same problem, couldn't get on Google and other sites. Just another thought, have you scanned the other computer for malware?

Any browser add-ons?Try this;Open My Computer, highlight your C drive, and expand it, (click the + sign next to the C drive).Navigate to C:\Windows\System32\drivers\Etc, (the sub-folder is called Etc), and highlight by kkxtcc / September 23, 2011 8:55 AM PDT In reply to: Well that could be significant. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Krauss A 1792 U.S.

In answer to your question, both computers run through the same linksys router, the main computer wired, and the laptop wireless, but I did not set up a network. http://magicnewspaper.com/unable-to/google-chrome-unable-to-start-correctly.html Following a friend's recommendation, I looked for the file named "Hosts" (it was under "Windows\System32\Drivers\etc" folder). Showing results for  Search instead for  Did you mean:  Mozilla Support - English Mozilla Support - English Choose a product or ask the Community. Request to be a Contributor Portions of this content are ©1998–2017 by individual mozilla.org contributors.

Click here to Register a free account now! My AccountSearchMapsYouTubePlayNewsGmailDriveCalendarGoogle+TranslatePhotosMoreShoppingWalletFinanceDocsBooksBloggerContactsHangoutsKeepEven more from GoogleSign inHidden fieldsSearch for groups or messages Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Internet & Networking > Web & Email > Computer You want to select Notepad, but please make sure that the option to "Always use this application to open this type of file" is not selected.When the file is open, search It sends a data packet called a ping to Google's servers and waits for a reply.Let us know what the results are.Mark Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:ping

Then I used the Edit command to remove the respective lines that redirected Google and Bing, and then I saved the file using "Save as..." and overwrote the original file. I cleared the Rcache and there you go...it took one second and now everything works. Note - I saw that "newlinerealty" was also having google problems in another post and tried the suggestions that members made there (like trying https instead of http) and i also

I don't know of any filtering program.

Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. Hey, but here is a bump. "Every atom in your body came from a star that exploded and the atoms in your left hand probably came from a different star than Please try the request again. Finally, I clicked on the Google icon and, voila!

At the prompt enter ipconfig /flushdns. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Glad it helped by MarkFlax Forum moderator / September 23, 2011 10:04 PM PDT In reply to: This solution worked perfectly TY very Your cache administrator is webmaster. Similar Threads - Solved unable access Solved Solved oldmancath, Sep 11, 2016, in forum: Web & Email Replies: 1 Views: 995 DaveA Sep 11, 2016 Solved: Incoming email unreadable coding 2

I deleted all the google.com records, and Voila! Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. Maybe someone else will overlook your log here....but if not, post your log here: http://forums.techguy.org/54-malware-removal-hijackthis-logs/ Escobar, May 13, 2009 #7 mishali Thread Starter Joined: May 10, 2009 Messages: 5 Ok, This is because Notepad will attempt to save the file as a .txt file, eg Hosts.txt, but that won't work.

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Any help would be appreciated. Edited by plr, 10 October 2006 - 09:28 PM. Several functions may not work. Escobar, May 10, 2009 #4 mishali Thread Starter Joined: May 10, 2009 Messages: 5 I ran a virus scan (using Kasparsky) and a spyware scan (adaware).

Content available under a Creative Commons license. Firefox Get help for Firefox on Windows, Mac and Linux. Click Save.Restart your browser and try to connect to www.google.com.Let me know if that works.Mark Flag Permalink This was helpful (2) Collapse - Google problem by Lion D / October 27,