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Old 08-10-2014, 09:06 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello, I'm new here. I have to block a certain page and don't know how to do it.
I want to block a certain link(not the whole website) using hosts file. I know how to block a site but not a single page of the site.
For example: I don't want to block "" but want to block this link: "youtube(dot)com/watch?v=ulyG94KsJpY"

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Old 08-10-2014, 04:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: How to blocks links using hosts file?

This looks decent:
website - Block specific URL on web browsers - Super User

Apparently you can't block specific URLs with the default Hosts file, so this will probably be a better solution.

EDIT: Errr sorry, meant to link to this.
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