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Hosts file in windows

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How to set the hosts file in Windows. If you are moving your site to a new server and want to view your site before you've switched the DNS you can do this by editing the hosts file in windows XP pro. 1) Open the file c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts 2) Add the IP of the new server and the URL. When we moved realestatewebmasters.com here was the entry in my hosts file. 127.0.0.1       localhost 72.32.191.116   www.realestatewebmaster...