Android App Setup
This article will instruct you on how to download, log in, and configure VirtualShield on your Android phone or tablet.
VirtualShield Android Setup
Follow the instructions below to install VirtualShield on your Android device. Once it's installed, it will appear inside of your App drawer, alongside your other apps.
Android Download Page, or tap the link below to
download the app from the
Google Play Store:
Note: If your device lacks access to the Google Play Store, please see our support article.
Next, tap the
Install button to begin the installation process:
Once the install is complete, the Install button will say
Open to launch the application:
You will now see two options,
Sign In and
Sign Up. If you already have an active subscription or trial, tap
If you would like to create an account or try us free for 30 days, tap Sign Up or click here to learn more:
You will be prompted to enter your credentials. Please do so, and then tap
You will be directed to the
Home screen. From now on, the app will
automatically launch to this screen. This is where you can
disconnect from the VirtualShield network:
Connect button to encrypt your device's entire internet connection.
Tip: To manually select your location, tap the up arrow located near the bottom of the app. See our support article for more information.
Your device may prompt you to confirm if you want to allow VirtualShield access to configure your network settings. Please press OK, as this is required to connect you securely to our network:
Note: If you have any trouble granting VPN permissions, please see our support article.
- That’s it! You are now protected by VirtualShield.
If you need any assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us.