Pausing and stopping protection on v3.x


Android v3.x Start Guide

This article is for Hotspot Shield v3.x for Android. We highly encourage all our users to update to the latest release, Hotspot Shield v4, on the Google Play Store.

Pausing and stopping protection

To pause or stop Hotspot Shield protection:

  1. At the top-left corner, tap the shield to open the menu.
  2. Tap Pause Protection.
  3. Select the length of time to keep protection off before automatically starting.
    To pause protection, select “For 15 minutes” or “For 1 hour”.
    To stop protection, select “Until I press Start”.

Restarting protection

To restart protection after pausing or stopping it, just click START on the home screen.

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