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Face Book blocked in Vietnam

Posted by Travelindochine on 3/1/2011 at 07:33

Hello Tom,

you can use this link: to access your facebook or change DNS
Good luck

#1 Travelindochine has been a member since 10/7/2008. Location: Vietnam. Posts: 36

Posted by caseyprich on 3/1/2011 at 16:02

Welcome to my world - facebook has been blocked on mainland China since the riots in &*%(*%^$&^*&%*&%*%^%*&%*%*&%&*%*&%

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#2 caseyprich has been a member since 3/3/2010. Location: China. Posts: 1,281
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Posted by 69bertie on 4/1/2011 at 01:09

Posted from within Vietnam.

There are numerous workarounds. I lost Facebook for about a day. It's back up and running as indeed are many of my Vietnamese friends. Word soon gets out. Take a look at which a friend is using. Other work rounds are as mentioned above. Also this works
Happy FaceBooking

#3 69bertie has been a member since 22/12/2009. Posts: 90

Posted by MADMAC on 4/1/2011 at 01:20

What is it with communist regimes. I have a friend in Vietnam, and man, she just HATES the government there. She tells me everything's a rule or regulation. My son's girlfriend is Chinese - and she can't just leave. She has to have an exit permit to leave the country. WTF?

#4 MADMAC has been a member since 6/6/2009. Posts: 6,957

Posted by chelsea on 5/2/2011 at 22:17

Posted from within Vietnam.

Is working for anyone now? I haven't been able to use it for about five days.

#5 chelsea has been a member since 8/11/2010. Posts: 3

Posted by Randy on 6/2/2011 at 00:24

...Should we put aside political viewpoints about vn in this "Travel" forum? Tis...for tat! I'm not a fan of any political view. But the fact is,.. under tight grips of Vietnam Government, the country is very SAFE and cheap for international travellers. As international traveller myself, that is what I look forward...and else???? that might belongs to some sort of ...Freedom fighters in...other forums. I love to travel to vn anyway, due to vn people hospitality, safe environment, cheap accomodation, fancy and good foods...very friendly people given to the fact that vn had been through war-torn country in the past. Should learn a lot from Vietnamese people way of living, dealing with their difficulty with all smily faces....

#6 Randy has been a member since 3/2/2011. Posts: 28

Posted by 69bertie on 8/2/2011 at 18:05

Posted from within Vietnam.

Posts: 3
Posted from within Vietnam.
Is working for anyone now? I haven't been able to use it for about five days.

Even though i can access FB by doing the other suggested tweaks, I get an error and unable to access when I try. You might need to go play with the box!
PM me if you need any more info.

#7 69bertie has been a member since 22/12/2009. Posts: 90

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