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Windows 7: Windows 7- "hosts" file is missing-what to do?

26 Feb 2017   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate Service Pack 1 x32
Windows 7- "hosts" file is missing-what to do?

The "hosts" file in C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc is missing. The only files are lmhosts.sam, networks, protocol and services. I tried searching for the "hosts" file but couldn't find it in my pc. What should I do here?

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26 Feb 2017   #2

win 8 32 bit

You can just create one with notepad it's only a txt file me have a default one to copy you don't need one normally it's blank so it does nothing
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26 Feb 2017   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate Service Pack 1 x32

Thnx.I got it. Just panicked when I saw it suddenly disappear.
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