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  • NYTim

    Joined Travelfish
    11th September, 2009
    Posts: 106
    Total reviews: 2

    Is Facebook still blocked in Vietnam?

    #1 Posted: 3/6/2010 - 20:24

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  • svendj

    Joined Travelfish
    30th April, 2010
    Location Belgium
    Posts: 196
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    At least 32

    #2 Posted: 3/6/2010 - 20:46

  • KazAussie

    Joined Travelfish
    18th July, 2009
    Posts: 221

    It was blocked at Christmas time when we were there, but no hassle just do a google search for facebook proxy and you are in.

    #3 Posted: 5/6/2010 - 21:28

  • rinabanana

    Joined Travelfish
    7th June, 2010
    Location Philippines
    Posts: 3

    Just had a trip there recently. When you are using Wifi the site is still blocked, however when you use a cable connection directly to your laptop the page appears.

    #4 Posted: 7/6/2010 - 12:21

  • solomonuk

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    Joined Travelfish
    24th June, 2010
    Location United Kingdom
    Posts: 5

    On my laptop I changed my DNS to: 208.67.222.222 and the alternative was: 208.67.220.220 This worked a charm.

    When your in an internet cafe you can always use facebook Lite. www.lite.facebook.com

    #5 Posted: 24/6/2010 - 22:47

  • Doniwarner

    Joined Travelfish
    12th February, 2010
    Posts: 19

    I used Facebook throughout the month of May while in Ho Chi Minh City without issues (on wifi).

    #6 Posted: 29/6/2010 - 20:56

  • 69bertie

    Joined Travelfish
    22nd December, 2009
    Posts: 90

    Posted from within Vietnam.

    I have had problems in the past but for some reason the laptop now logs in ok everytime if using OpenDNS servers but the mobile phone version, which had been working fine, now no longer wants to play ball! But yes, you can get in.

    #7 Posted: 3/7/2010 - 23:34

  • busylizzy

    Joined Travelfish
    31st December, 2007
    Location New Zealand
    Posts: 2046
    Total reviews: 20
    Places visited:
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    FYI - Not sure what the story in Vietnam is these days for accessing Facebook, but I just (belatedly) read that Facebook Lite is no longer available. It was taken down in April apparently.

    http://www.facebook.com/facebook?v=wall&story_fbid=110629035639137

    (Apologies for double-posting in multiple threads, but just updating for the sake of sharing info...)

    #8 Posted: 20/7/2010 - 07:43

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