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Editing hosts file

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by cypher1055, Mar 7, 2010.

  1. cypher1055

    cypher1055 New Member
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    Hi,
    I want to edit my host file on my HTC Tattoo & need some help.I managed to copy my host file to sd card & then edited it on my computer but I can't replace this modiefied host file with the original one & gets a message of not allowed?Any helpful advice please?
     

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  2. Jon8RFC

    Jon8RFC Member
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    sorry, bad bump...did a forum search and didn't realize this was in the HTC Tattoo section.
     
  3. Huw

    Huw Well-Known Member
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    I would imagine you'd need to root the phone to be able to edit config files such as that one.
     
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