Changing the Hosts file on a Mac

Posted on 2011-04-19
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I'm not an Apple person but I need to make an entry into a Mac Hosts file.  Could someone tell me where to find  the Hosts file on a Mac and what simple editing program to use.  On a PC I would just go to C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts and edit it with Notepad.

Question by:steva
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    It is in the /etc folder
    you should be able to open the host file in TextEdit

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