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The orkut homepage/sign in page wont open and also facebook.?

Whenever i type the orkut or facebook address, it would take no time giving the page not found sign and i tried many things.. .. i also checked the internet options and enabling scripting box, but somewhere there's a problem..

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    it does not open

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Check if you have Spybot installed and if orkut and facebook name is in Host list (advanced interface)
Find your Host file: in XP is C:WINDOWSsystem32driversetc and open it with Notepad:
You get :
# Copyright (c) 1993-1999 Microsoft Corp.
#
# This is a sample HOSTS file used by Microsoft TCP/IP for Windows.
#
# This file contains the mappings of IP addresses to host names. Each
# entry should be kept on an individual line. The IP address should
# be placed in the first column followed by the corresponding host name.
# The IP address and the host name should be separated by at least one
# space.
#
# Additionally, comments (such as these) may be inserted on individual
# lines or following the machine name denoted by a '#' symbol.
#
# For example:
#
# 102.54.94.97 rhino.acme.com # source server
# 38.25.63.10 x.acme.com # x client host

127.0.0.1 localhost
# Start of entries inserted by Spybot - Search & Destroy
127.0.0.1 www.007guard.com
127.0.0.1 007guard.com
127.0.0.1 00 etc.
etc .....
....
If your required Website is the list remove it and save the host file.

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