How to Block Inappropriate Websites

On the Internet, you can find a lot of useful information. However, some information on the page contains inappropriate images and links which can lead dangerous sites and can spoil your children.

There are many ways to block websites to get rid of considerable number of malicious sites stuffed with virus and bugs. Some of them help ordinary users to protect themselves from spam resources while others allow parents to block harmful content from their children.

Not all on-line resources are equally useful and safe, especially for children, so denying access is a very useful function.


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    To block access to undesirable sites from the web browser Internet Explorer, go to its menu "Tools" and select "Internet Options." Open the serial tab "Privacy" and click "Sites". Enter the address of the selected sites to block and click "Block." Confirm with «OK».

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    Dealing with a web browser Opera to open the contents of the malicious resources, go to settings and find out "Advanced" tab. On the left side of the menu, select "Content". A dialogue box will appear. Select “Add” in the new window. Consistently enter the addresses of the resources that you have decided to block.

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    If you are using internet through Mozilla Firefox, go to "Tools". Open the "Add" and locate tab. Select "Add” to Firefox and click "Install Now." After installing the plug-in, restart your browser. Re-open Mozilla and select “LeechBlock” In the menu. Now click “Options” and enter the address of unreliable sites.

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    Open the "Configuration and Management" tab by clicking on the icon highlighted with a wrench in the upper right corner of your web browser. In the menu, select "Tools", "Extensions" and "View Gallery". Find the search box and type “Siteblock”. Activate “Siteblock” option and click on "Add to Chrome». Confirm your action and login to your browser. Open the "Tools" and "Extensions" in Siteblock by clicking "Settings". List the names of the unwanted web content and press “Save” option.

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    If you want to block access to unwanted websites from all your installed web browsers, go to "Start" menu and follow the steps in sequence: "All Programs" - "Accessories" - "Command Prompt”. In the DOS command line enter «notepad C:/ Windows/System32/drivers/etc/hosts». Using Notepad, locate the line « localhost». Change it by writing names of unwanted sites instead of «localhost».

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