Android v4.x Start Guide
Disconnecting Hotspot Shield
Disconnecting the app will disable protection and other Hotspot Shield services.
To disconnect Hotspot Shield, tap the Timer.
How do I know that Hotspot Shield is disconnected? In the Android Notification bar, the Shield icon will be slashed and the VPN Key icon will no longer be there.
Reconnecting Hotspot Shield
To reconnect and restart Hotspot Shield protection and services, just tap CONNECT on the main screen.