Your Firewall or Virusscanner or any other Protection Software can block the Software to access the hosts file on your Computer, you have to make sure that your Software or even Windows it self does not block the Software.
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This Document shows how you can disable the Protection of Avira Antivirus.
Go to the Windows Traybar and locate the Avira Symbol, it should be a small white Umbrella on red background. The Traybar is usually located at the right bottom of your Windows Desktop.
Rightclick on the Avira Symbol, a Context Menu will show up, like on the Picture on the left. Select from the context menu Configure.
A new Window should be displayed now, there are 5 Steps to follow in order to disable the hosts file Protection.
Click on the Expert button to activate the Expert Mode
Click on the General tab to Expand the generall Settings
Click on Security
Uncheck the Checkbox where it reads Protect Windows hosts file from changes
Click on Applay, at the very bottom off the Dialog
Now You can run the Software and it can alter the Windows hosts file. Then you should turn on the Protection again, in the same fashion as you disabled it.
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