There is no doubt that internet has entirely changed our lives. But sometimes you want to block websites on your PC due to certain reasons. You can block websites on the browser as well but the issue is that they will open in the other browser so the problem will be still there. The good news is that there is no need to install any software or application to block websites.
Sometime parents also wish to block websites on PC due to content material or study purpose when their children are using such as facebook or YouTube.
In our article will tell the easiest way to block websites on your PC regardless of the browser.
Procedure to block websites on your PC
The procedure to block websites on your computer is as easy as ABC. Here are the steps:
First of all go to the C drive if you have installed your window in this drive.
Go into the Windows folder from the C drive.
Get into the System32 folder.
Now select the drivers folder.
Now select etc folder.
Select hosts file and open with Notepad or Notepad++.
Copy the 127.0.0.1 and paste into new line. Give one spacebar and write the name of the website that you want to block. For example 127.0.0.1 www.facebook.com.
And you are done. Now save and close the file.
If you have already opened the browser then close it. After restart you will not be able to access that website.
So with these simple steps you will be able to block websites on your PC.