Right click on it and "Run as elevated/administrator" if the option is
there - or reboot in safe mode and login as the Administrator (by default,
the password is blank) and edit it there
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"SK" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Hello, Please can you tell me how I can add entries into the hosts file.
> Every time I try and save the modified file I a message saying that I
> don't have permission. I have also tried making sure the folder "etc" is
> not set to read only but I still get access denied.