Blocking a certain website is really easy and straightforward. According to Google, a website is the collection of related network web resources such as web pages and multimedia content that are typically identified with a common domain name. Microsoft Edge is a web browser by Microsoft, it is installed on Windows 10 PCs by default. It is the greatest web browser until you don’t install Google Chrome. Most of the Windows users are using Microsoft Edge for accessing websites and browsing something. Therefore, this tutorial will briefly guide you on How to Block Websites on Microsoft Edge on Windows 10.
Most of the websites are for the adult users for that reason if you want to block or delete the specific website then blocking websites on Microsoft Edge is the smart way to get rid of that. However, blocking any website is pretty simple on another web browser such as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and many more web browsers. Fortunately, it is also easy to block a website on Microsoft Edge.
You can block any website on Microsoft Edge without using any third-party software. There are many possible ways which can help you to block the websites which you think is not good. As I suggest, blocking a website on Microsoft Edge using Command Prompt is the only and best way. So, let’s directly start the process.
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Block Website on Microsoft Edge Using The Command Prompt
Step 1. First of all click on the Windows Key then type Command Prompt next right-click on the command prompt then click on the Run as Administrator.
Step 2. When you right-click on the “Run As Administrator”. After that, it will appear on a black screen and some text inside. You have to paste this code notepad c:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\etc\hosts. after pasting the code the click on the enter key.
Step 3. Then it will open automatically notepad. After that go to the last of the notepad press the enter key.
Step 4. Next, paste this code 127.0.0.1
Step 5. When you paste the code chose the website you want to block. For example, I will take www.reddit.com. Then write-beside of this code 127.0.0.1.
Step 6. Once you have done to add the website would you block then click on the “File menu”, then click on the “Save”.
Step 7. Close the Command Prompt and Notepad.
Look if you want to try to reach the website is blocked.