Connecting to the VirtualShield network (All Apps)
Once you've logged in to the VirtualShield application or browser extension, connecting to our secure network only takes one simple step.
This article will walk you through how to sign in to your account, and connect to the VPN on all of your various devices.
Logging In (First-time setup)
Before you can connect, the first step is to sign in to your account. Follow the instructions below to get started:
VirtualShield application or
extension on your favorite device.
This icon may look slightly different depending on the device you're using:
might be presented with 2 options,
Sign In and
If you already have an active account or trial with us, press Sign In.
Otherwise, press Sign Up or click here to get started with your 30-day free trial:
account credentials, then press
Sign In to access your account.
Connecting to VirtualShield
After signing in, you will be directed to the home screen. From now on, the app will automatically launch to this screen. This is where you can connect and disconnect from the VirtualShield network:
From here, it's as simple as pressing the
Connect button. Give the application a
few seconds to establish the VPN connection.
Once you are
successfully connected, you will see a
green shield icon, as seen below:
That's it! You are now connected to VirtualShield. Your internet connection is
Please see this article to learn how to connect to a specific location.
Verify your Protection
Once you're connected, you can verify your Protection Status at any time using the link below. This link will work on all of your various devices, computers, tablets, smart phones, and more:
If you need any assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us.