Android App Setup

This article will guide you through the simple process of downloading and installing VirtualShield on your Android phone, notebook, or tablet.

VirtualShield Android Setup

Follow the instructions below to install VirtualShield on your Android device. Once it's installed, it will appear on your Home screen and inside of your App drawer, alongside your other apps.

Note: Compatible with Android version 4.2.1 and above. If your device is not supported, you can try installing one of our browser extensions instead.
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Visit our Android Download Page, or tap the link below to download the app from the Google Play Store:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.virtualshield.vpnandroid

Tip: If your device lacks access to the Google Play Store, please see our support article.
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Next, tap the green Install button to begin the installation process:
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Once the installation is complete, the Install button will say Open.
Tap Open to launch the application:
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That's it! You can now open the VirtualShield app from the icon on your Home screen, and log in to connect to our secure network:
Note: For more help logging in and connecting, see our Getting Started: Android App article.

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


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