Modify Host File?


macrumors 6502a
Original poster
Jun 21, 2004
ct, us
In order to view a test site on my work Windows XP PC, I had to modify the host file. So bascially when the computer is told to make a DNS lookup for a domain name, it checks the host file first--the host file tells it what IP address to go to, instead of having it make a DNS lookup (because the site is not viewable publicly. Does anyone know how to make the same adjustment in OSX? I tried searching but no luck...