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Hey everyone. About 3 days ago my Facebook stopped loading. I know this is a dumb reason to write on here but it's the only way I have to talk to some of my family. I have tried getting it to load on IE 9, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. It's windows 7 - 64 bit. I have messed with everything.. the firewall, cleared everything.. It'll bring up the login page and then when I log in it only brings up the blue bar at the top. It won't let me click on anything. All other websites are working fine. Please help!!!
 

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Also, check your HOSTS file.

Go to My Computer -> Double-click the address bar at the top -> Paste this in: C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts -> Select Notepad when it asks you what program you want to open it with.

A standard HOSTS file looks like the following.

Code:
[font=lucida console]
# Copyright (c) 1993-2009 Microsoft Corp.
#
# This is a sample HOSTS file used by Microsoft TCP/IP for Windows.
#
# This file contains the mappings of IP addresses to host names. Each
# entry should be kept on an individual line. The IP address should
# be placed in the first column followed by the corresponding host name.
# The IP address and the host name should be separated by at least one
# space.
#
# Additionally, comments (such as these) may be inserted on individual
# lines or following the machine name denoted by a '#' symbol.
#
# For example:
#
#      102.54.94.97     rhino.acme.com          # source server
#       38.25.63.10     x.acme.com              # x client host

# localhost name resolution is handled within DNS itself.
#	127.0.0.1       localhost
#	::1             localhost
[/font]
If yours has any lines mentioning facebook then delete them.
 

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Also, check your HOSTS file.

Go to My Computer -> Double-click the address bar at the top -> Paste this in: C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts -> Select Notepad when it asks you what program you want to open it with.

A standard HOSTS file looks like the following.

Code:
[font=lucida console]
# Copyright (c) 1993-2009 Microsoft Corp.
#
# This is a sample HOSTS file used by Microsoft TCP/IP for Windows.
#
# This file contains the mappings of IP addresses to host names. Each
# entry should be kept on an individual line. The IP address should
# be placed in the first column followed by the corresponding host name.
# The IP address and the host name should be separated by at least one
# space.
#
# Additionally, comments (such as these) may be inserted on individual
# lines or following the machine name denoted by a '#' symbol.
#
# For example:
#
#      102.54.94.97     rhino.acme.com          # source server
#       38.25.63.10     x.acme.com              # x client host

# localhost name resolution is handled within DNS itself.
#	127.0.0.1       localhost
#	::1             localhost
[/font]
If yours has any lines mentioning facebook then delete them.


You might have to right click on the hosts file and change the user/security settings in order to save the edited hosts file
 
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