Avira Personal automatic update fails

1) Goto the folder C:WINDOWSsystem32driversetc

2) Open the file named “hosts” with Notepad

3) Add the following lines after the entry “ localhost” dl1.avgate.net dl2.avgate.net dl3.avgate.net dl4.avgate.net dl5.avgate.net dl6.avgate.net dl7.avgate.net dl8.avgate.net dl9.avgate.net dl10.avgate.net

4) Save & Exit

Now try automatic update in Avira Personal

This tip only works for Avira Personal!