View Full Version : Armory page extremely slow and fix solution

8th November 2005, 03:44 AM
The armory page loads unusually slower than the past. I thought there's something wrong with it and my IT tech support offered a solution.

If you are using Windows XP:
1. Go to Start -> Run

2. Type the following: notepad %SystemRoot%\system32\drivers\etc\hosts

3. Go to the last line right after localhosts and add the new entries: localhost adserver.kingsofchaos.com ads.realtechnetwork.net

4. Save and close the notepad

5. Go to Start -> Run

6. Type the following: ipconfig/flushdns

Alternatively, you can install an ad-blocker software.

The armory page should load much faster. whew. If you have better solutions or new advertisement server addresses, kindly contribute here please.

8th November 2005, 09:20 AM
Yeah, what that does is it explicitly specifies the ip address your computer should use when resolving the host name - setting it to use the local computer's address ( as the host.
Unless you are running a webserver on your computer it will deny access, thus blocking it.
There is a more complete list of ads on a tip sheet for rrac on their forums ;)

Unfortunately it is incompatible with d3, so you'll have to turn it off when clicking :(

27th November 2005, 01:32 PM
OMG your my hero man!!!!

I had this stupid problem with armory and lost few milions cause of it!
And now after using your method my armory works ideally

I could hugh you of joy:P if you were a girl:P:D

You got a beer by me if you ever visit Slask in Poland:D

28th November 2005, 06:10 PM localhost KINGSOFCHAOS.COM #* adopt.euroclick.com content.yieldmanager.com adserver.kingsofchaos.com ads.realtechnetwork.net t.extreme-dm.com adbrite.com shareasale.com extreme-dm.com

thats my hosts
*i added this just incase my isp's dns goes gone ..again

30th November 2005, 10:11 AM KINGSOFCHAOS.COM #*

that line will cause clickwhore to think you are a fakeclicker. A friend of mine got banned beacase of it. It has something to do with the bastards that used to redirect koc to make it look like they clicked.