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Host file keep changing when restart

  1. #1


    Posts : 1
    Windows 8

    Host file keep changing when restart


    Hi,

    Previously I've never had this problem. My host file had a lot of localhost subdomain since I'm working as a developer. Starting past 2 weeks, I'm not sure either windows or a virus keep on adding

    # redirecting this is just a bad idea infront my 12.0.0.1

    # redirecting this is just a bad idea 127.0.0.1 triapp.localhost
    # redirecting this is just a bad idea ::1 triapp.localhost


    but all domain not having localhost stay as it is.
    127.0.0.1 ecms2.com
    ::1 ecms2.com

    I've tried restore my windows 8 to 27/10/2014 everything works perfectly until I had a few windows update.

    I'm using AVG. Already put host file at exclude list, in windows defender and avg.

    Tried using Malwarebytes and still no luck.

    Hope someone can guide me how to solved this problem.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    India
    Posts : 1
    Windows 8.1 Pro


    I'm also having exact same issue since I updated Windows (8.1) and 'Connectify' (on 16 Nov, 2014)
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Host file keep changing when restart
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