How to disable VPN for specific apps

The VirtualShield Android application allows you to disable the VPN connection for individual apps of your choice.

This can be useful if you don't want your speed(s) to be hampered while making video calls or playing a specific game on your device.

Disable VPN for specific apps

This article will instruct you on how to bypass the VPN connection for specific apps, allowing you to use your regular internet connection for these apps.

Note: You will need to disconnect and then re-connect to our servers after saving your Settings before the changes will be applied.
1
Open the VirtualShield Android application.

2
Tap the cog/gear icon near the corner of the app to open the Settings panel:
3
Inside the Settings, select Advanced Settings.

4
Tap the Disable VPN for specific apps button:
5
Place a check-mark next to the app or apps you would like to exclude, and then save your Settings:
Tip: You can also search for individual apps by tapping the magnifying glass icon near the corner, and typing your search request manually.

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