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  • Troubleshoot connection issues (Mac)

    If you're experiencing any sort of connection/speed issues with our macOS application, please try each of the troubleshooting solutions provided below. Solution 1 The first thing we suggest is to try

  • Is my Mac computer supported?

    This article will help you determine if VirtualShield is compatible with your macOS laptop or desktop computer. Check System Compatibility VirtualShield is fully compatible with all modern Mac

  • How to increase your connection timeout (Mac)

    If you're using public WiFi or if you have a slow internet connection, it may take a bit longer to establish the VPN connection than usual. To alleviate this, you can increase the duration the app

  • How to change your connection protocol (Mac)

    The VirtualShield macOS application supports both the UDP and TCP protocols to connect to our secure network. This article will instruct you on how to change your protocol (Connection mode).

  • Check macOS Application version

    This article will help you determine if you have the latest version of the VirtualShield app installed on your macOS laptop or desktop computer. Which version of VirtualShield am I using? Follow the

  • Install the macOS Application

    This article will guide you through the simple process of downloading and installing VirtualShield on your macOS laptop or desktop computer. VirtualShield Mac Setup Follow the instructions below to

  • Uninstall the macOS Application

    This article will instruct you on how to uninstall the VirtualShield application from your macOS laptop or desktop computer. If you don't have our macOS application installed, click here to learn how

  • Getting Started: macOS App

    This article will walk you through using the VirtualShield macOS Application. If you don't have it installed already, please click here to learn how to install it. Logging In (First-time setup) The

  • Can I use VirtualShield on my Roku device?

    Roku streaming devices currently come with a few pre-installed apps. Roku regularly adds new ones, but unfortunately you can't install your own. Alternatively, you can set it up on your PC or Mac

  • Can I use VirtualShield on my PS4/Xbox One?

    There are two different ways to set up a VPN on a PlayStation 4 or Xbox One device, through your router or through your computer. VirtualShield does not support installation on routers at this time.

  • How can I tell if I'm protected? (All Apps)

    As long as shield icon appears green when you open VirtualShield, you are fully protected. If you're not connected, this icon will appear red or gray in color: This icon may appear slightly different

  • Will VirtualShield protect my Firefox browser?

    Yes, it will! Your Mozilla Firefox web browser and all of the websites you visit inside of Firefox will be fully protected using VirtualShield. Mozilla Firefox Extension There are two different

  • Will VirtualShield protect my Opera browser?

    Yes, it will! Your Opera web browser and all of the websites you visit inside of Opera will be fully protected using VirtualShield. Opera Extension There are two different options available if you'd

  • Can I use BitTorrent/P2P software safely?

    Yes, you can! Our desktop/mobile application will protect and encrypt your entire internet connection. It also scrambles your IP address for additional privacy. This ensures that your incoming and

  • Will VirtualShield protect my Tor browser?

    Yes, it will! Your Tor web browser and all of the websites you visit inside of Tor will be fully protected using VirtualShield. Mozilla Firefox Extension Tor is built on top of the Mozilla Firefox

  • Will VirtualShield protect my Vivaldi browser?

    Yes, it will! Your Vivaldi web browser and all of the websites you visit inside of Vivaldi will be fully protected using VirtualShield. Google Chrome Extension Vivaldi is built on top of the Chromium

  • Will VirtualShield protect my Brave browser?

    Yes, it will! Your Brave web browser and all of the websites you visit inside of Brave will be fully protected using VirtualShield. Google Chrome Extension Brave is built on top of the Chromium

  • Will VirtualShield protect my Waterfox browser?

    Yes, it will! Your Waterfox web browser and all of the websites you visit inside of Waterfox will be fully protected using VirtualShield. Mozilla Firefox Extension Waterfox is built on top of the

  • Will VirtualShield protect my Chromium browser?

    Yes, it will! Your Chromium web browser and all of the websites you visit inside of Chromium will be fully protected using VirtualShield. Google Chrome Extension Chromium is built on top of the

  • Will VirtualShield protect my Chrome browser?

    Yes, it will! Your Google Chrome web browser and all of the websites you visit inside of Chrome will be fully protected using VirtualShield. Google Chrome Extension There are two different options

  • Install the Opera Extension

    This article will instruct you on how to download and install the VirtualShield extension for your Opera browser. It doesn't matter which device you're using. This tutorial works with Opera on all of

  • Install the Chrome Extension

    This article will instruct you on how to download and install the VirtualShield extension for your Google Chrome browser. It doesn't matter which device you're using. This tutorial works with Chrome

  • Install the Firefox Extension

    This article will instruct you on how to download and install the VirtualShield extension for your Mozilla Firefox browser. It doesn't matter which device you're using. This tutorial works with

  • Why are streaming sites (such as Netflix, Hulu, and HBO) blocked?

    Certain sites (primarily streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, HBO Go, and more) often restrict access based on your geographic location. Because of this, they completely block anybody who is using

  • How to configure your e-mail client

    If you experience any issues sending or receiving e-mails while you're connected to the VPN, you may need to adjust your e-mail settings. Configure E-mail Client If you currently use a webmail

  • In-App Purchase Subscriptions (Apple iOS)

    VirtualShield offers all Individual and Family plans through in-app purchases. You can purchase any of these plans on a monthly, semi-annually, or yearly basis. App Store Subscriptions If you