how different is your lists from the rest?
hiI use a scheduled task to download the hosts file from here
GitHub - StevenBlack/hosts: Extending and consolidating hosts files from several well-curated sources like adaway.org, mvps.org, malwaredomainlist.com, someonewhocares.org, and potentially others. You can optionally invoke extensions to block additional sites by category.
Into the Windows folder. Disabled Dnscache since it slows down when you have a big hosts file and instead use a separate cache resolver.