The Trick To Visit Password-protected Websites Without Registering

21/06/2011 09:22

We all know how annoying it is when you search on Google for something and the result we are looking for leads to a password protected site or a forum. You must register to view the content, but who like to do?

Fortunately, there is a solution to save your time and your e-mail account against spam - claiming to be Googlebot. For those of you who do not know, Googlebot is Google "spider" that crawls and indexes sites from Google search results. Learn more about Googlebot. The owner of a protected site key site also wants to be in Google, so they are a separate account in place for Googlebot.

We can use this vulnerability to small and to visit a Web site pretending to be Googlebot. This way, you are automatically connected to the website or forum and not have to enter passwords or login information. Sounds good, right? Here's how:

Step 1 If you are not using it already, get Firefox! It is much better than Internet Explorer, and here's why.

Step 2 Download and install the User Agent Switcher plugin for Firefox.

Step 3. Restart Firefox to complete the installation and go to Tools -> User Agent Switcher -> Options -> Options. In the window that opens, select the user agents and click Add.

Step 4. Add a user agent. Write to describe and Googlebot Googlebot/2.1 + (+ "box in the user agent as described above. Click OK and you're good to go!

Now you can visit the most secure sites and passwords of other forums, that appear in Google search results. Here are some to try: