Mac Start Guides
Get started with Hotspot Shield on Mac
There are two Hotspot Shield clients for Mac machines: the Mac DMG and the Mac App.
Already have Hotspot Shield installed on your Mac?
Please click on the image of the client you have to view its help articles.
Differences between the Mac DMG And Mac App
The Mac App:
- uses iOS servers
- only works with an active Trial or Elite subscription
- uses the native Mac interface
The Mac DMG (version 3.40):
- uses Mac servers
- works with any account type: Free, Trial, and Elite
- doesn't use a native Mac interface