How to deny access to some sites

Whenever you have to study or work on your PC, do you get lost in a thousand distractions and end up wasting a lot of time? What about self-imposed limitations when temporarily blocking Facebook, YouTube and other sites Internet that usually don't allow you to focus on work? It seems somewhat difficult, but really just use Focal Filter.

FocalFilter is a small free program for Windows that allows you to block access to a customizable list of Internet sites with just a few clicks. Simply choose the sites to block, the duration of the block, and you're done. It works with Internet Explorer, Chrome y Firefox without requiring any special configuration. So how about learning how to deny access to some sites using it?

If you want to find out how to deny access to some sites, the first step you need to do is connect to the FocalFilter website and click on the item Download it for free here to download the program to your PC. When the download is complete, double-click on it to open the file you just downloaded (eg. FocalFilter_Setup_November2012.exe ) and, in the window that opens, first click correr and then close. Then accept the conditions of use of the program, putting the check mark next to the item I accept the terms of the license agreement., and first click close for two consecutive times and then Install on pc, Sip es End to complete the installation process of FocalFilter.

If an error message appears during the installation process, you probably have not installed the . NET Framework 4 on your PC. It is a fundamental component for FocalFilter to work, so connect to this page of the Microsoft website and download it to your PC by clicking the button DOWNLOAD.

When the download is complete, double-click it to open the file you just downloaded ( dotNetFx40_Full_setup.exe ) and, in the window that opens, click Sip. Then accept the terms of use of the software, putting the check mark next to the article I have read and accept the license conditions., and first click Install on pc and then final es Restart now to complete the installation procedure (all necessary components will be downloaded first). You will need to restart your PC.

by prohibit access to some sites through FocalFilter, all you have to do is start the program (via its icon in the desk Windows), click the button Edit my list of sites, write the addresses of the Internet sites to block in the window that opens (one for each line) and save the changes by clicking the button Save.

Then, set the duration of the lock you want to apply (eg. 30 minutes, 1 hora, etc.) via the drop-down menu Lock for and start blocking the sites listed above by clicking the button Block my site list.

Once the lock is triggered, it is not possible to revoke it until the timer expires (unless you restart your PC), so think carefully before clicking the button above. For the lock to take effect, you must restart the Internet Explore, Chrome or Firefox if it is already running.