How can I delete Windows Hosts Files to use NAV LU

  zzzzzzz 22:00 03 Nov 2005

Can no longer use download from Live Update in NAV as host files preventing it. (They will not delete with the NAV deleter) All have IP address of Please help!

  VoG II 22:03 03 Nov 2005

Go to C:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts and rename it to hosts.txt. Restart your PC.

  PaulB2005 07:46 04 Nov 2005

You might have a virus that is constantly changing the hosts file.

Download the latest update from Symantec from click here (you want the first file) on another PC and burn to CD or USB Pen Drive.

Copy to your PC and then run the program. It'll update NAV and hopefully allow you to remove any nasties before resetting your hosts file.

  zzzzzzz 14:14 04 Nov 2005

Many thanks VOGtm that worked a treat. I now have the latest updates

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