host sharing & permission

Discussion in 'OS X Yosemite (10.10)' started by alexlinap23, Oct 3, 2015.

  1. alexlinap23 macrumors newbie

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    #1
    after editing something in the host file, the (system) in sharing & permission was replaced by (me), and i can't find the way to change it back to (system)
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    can anyone help me, thanks
     
  2. MacUser2525 macrumors 68000

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    #2
    Open Terminal.app in the /Applications/Utilities folder then type in and hit enter key, sudo chown root:wheel /etc/hosts, it will ask for your password type it in to complete the change.
     

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