How do I enable/disable the Chrome extension?

This article will instruct you on how to enable or disable the VirtualShield Chrome extension temporarily.
Note: If you want to completely uninstall the Chrome extension, see our support article for instructions.

Disable the Chrome Extension

Follow the instructions below to temporarily disable our Chrome browser extension:

1
Open the Chrome browser.

2
From the Main menu near the top-right corner, navigate to More tools > Extensions:
Tip: You can also right-click the VirtualShield icon and select Hide in Chrome menu from the popup menu.
3
Chrome will now show you a list of your installed extensions.
Scroll down until you see VirtualShield:
4
Move the Toggle switch to the off position to temporarily disable the extension.

Enable the Chrome Extension

Follow the instructions below to enable the Chrome extension if you disabled it previously:

1
Repeat Steps 1-3 listed above.

2
Move the Toggle switch to the on position to re-activate the extension:

Here's a quick animation showing the entire process above:

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