Launch on startup (Windows)

The VirtualShield Windows application will open automatically each time you power on your PC. This will ensure you don't have to open it every time you want to connect.

If you can't find the VirtualShield app on your computer, it may be running in the background.
To open it again, click the shield icon in the System tray near the corner of your screen:

This icon will appear green when you're connected to the VPN, otherwise it will be red.
If you don't see this icon, click the up-arrow next to your clock to Show hidden icons.

Note: If used in combination with the Always-on VPN option, VirtualShield will remain connected to our servers at all times.

Launch VirtualShield on startup

This allows VirtualShield to open automatically each time you turn on or restart your computer. You can also choose to disable this option if you prefer to launch the app manually instead.

This feature is entirely optional, and can be enabled or disabled at any time:

Open the VirtualShield Windows application from the icon on your Desktop:
Tip: If you can't find this icon, navigate to Start > All Apps/Programs > VirtualShield.
Click the cog/gear icon near the corner of the app to open the Settings panel:
Inside the General Settings, select the Launch VirtualShield on startup option:
Click the Save button to apply your changes.

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