Archive for February 19, 2007

Updating the HOSTS file in Windows Vista

Unfortunately with UAC (User Account Control) enabled the “mvps.bat” is not permitted to update the HOSTS file. This is due to the restrictions imposed by UAC in that no “batch” files are allowed to access/change a System file. For now the only work-around is to turn off UAC (requires reboot) then run the “mvps.bat”, then […]