Cannot Edit hosts in Windows 8.1 You don’t have permissions

Windows is stupid :). Yes it is. If open the hosts file in Notepad by default it will not allow you to save it.

Perhaps this is Windows Super features. Who knows? Probably only good old Bill G.

The easier way it to

Notepad -> Open as Administrator then go to

C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts

This will allow you to save the file!

Well done!

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