Firefox - How to block a specific site?

Sherin George list at sheringeorge.co.cc
Sat Jan 23 09:33:36 UTC 2010


Hello Andy,

I think you can use a firefox extension like "ad block plus" to block
websites.

If you want to use /etc/hosts, you may add following.

==========
127.0.0.1 foxnews.com
127.0.0.1 www.foxnews.com
=========

This may block foxnews.com from loading.

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Regards,
Sherin

On Sat, Jan 23, 2010 at 10:33 AM, ANDY <sirald66 at gmail.com> wrote:

> UBUNTU 9.10
> FIREFOX 3.5.7
>
> Using Firefox or /etc/hosts, I want to block/redirect www.FoxNews.com.
>
> How should I do that?
>
>
> ANDY - Salt Lake, UT
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