Tricks to access blocked websites: There are so many times when the offices decide to block certain websites for the workers (pretty much like what happened in schools and colleges). But then, we are no longer students and we know how to have things our way!
Now you might be thinking how to access restricted websites in office, is it possible to access blocked sites without proxy or how to open blocked sites with proxy? To answer these here are 5 simple and easy tricks to unblock blocked sites.
How to Open Blocked Websites in Office
Let’s checkout the different ways to open blocked websites in office.
Open Blocked Websites with Proxy
This is one of the most popular hacks. Until and unless your office decides to block the proxy sites as well, you can use them to work up with. All you have to do is enter the URL of the otherwise blocked website and continue surfing.
Here are some of the proxy websites:
Use Hola browser extension to Unblock Websites
Hola browser extension is a free extension that lets you access blocked websites at various institutions. All you have to do is install the extension and enable or disable it as per your use.
Hola UnBlocker is available for Goggle Chrome and is available in the form of an ad on in Mozilla and MAC OS.
Access Blocked Websites with Google Cache
You can open the blocked websites with the use of Google Cache. Google keeps creating a fresh cache of the page. On searching a term on Google, you will see a small drop down link which has a website URL in search result. What you have to do is click on this drop down link and from there select the cached. Google will then take you to the cache page that got stored recently in the data base.
Use IP instead of URL
This is yet another super easy and one of the most used method. However, the method also depends upon how the sites are blocked. If the domain names are used while blocking the sites, this is a sure shot method.
- Press “Windows key + R”
- Here, press enter after typing “cmd”
- Now, type the URL as follows: “ping (Websitename).com”
- You will get the IP address
And there you go!
It is nothing but simply a database of all the websites on the internet. Wayback Machine has a log of the websites from the time they first started. So when you visit Wayback Machine’s search engine, you can very easily access the blocked websites!
So now you know how to open blocked websites in office. Easy isn’t it? Please feel free to share if you know other top tricks to access blocked websites. Also don’t forget to share this article with your friends who might want to unblock sites in office network.