Browser Redirecting

By MrSmith8788
Feb 7, 2009
  1. My browser redirects me to different web sites. When it type in it takes me to pornfan instead.

    I went through the 8 steps and cleared my hosts file but it still redirects me.
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    Run IE Reset by following this post:

    Also, update to a more secure Hosts file
    There's lots of important info on that here:
    As it's difficult to see the actual download, here it is:
    Important! Windows Vista requires special instructions:

    Simply download the file, extract, then run mvps.bat, then restart

    Then restart, and test browsing the Internet again :)
  3. MrSmith8788

    MrSmith8788 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    That fixed the problem for IE. Is there a similar fix for firefox?

    False alarm, always redirects regardless of computer.
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