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Page cannot be displayed when I am trying to View in browser with visual studio team system 2008

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 09, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

I have been working on this project for weeks.  Every thing was fine.  But all of sudden today, I got this error: Page cannot be displayed when I was trying to debug as usual. 

I searched online for solution.  Only one solution was found at http://hubpages.com/hub/ASPNET-DEVELOPMENT-SERVER--WEB-PAGE-CANNOT-BE-DISPLAYED.  But when I followed its steps, I found in my hosts file, it is already like this:       localhost

I cannot continue to work without testing finished form pages.

Could somebody please help? 



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