How to change 127 0 0 1 to read localhost

Hello, my wampserver 2.0 used to show localhost in the browser but when i upgraded to 2.2 it changed to in the browser. Though they mean the same, i would want it to show "localhost" in the browser.
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  1. Put localhost into your browser instead?
  2. static hosts file entry
    browse c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts

    open it with notepad.exe

    how to modify the hosts file =
  3. 127.0.01 localhost should already be in the hosts file. Even so... it doesn't need to be in there.

    What's wrong with ? it is exactly the same as localhost.
  4. I know they are the same but when i put localhost in the browser it brings this "Forbidden. You don't have permission to access / on this server".

    But when i put it works perfectly & opens wampserver homepage.

    What i want is to be able also use "localhost" in the browser. Any help?

  5. Looks like a problem with wamp. I suggest you post on here:
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