Android v5.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? First, the Timer will disappear and the Start Connection button will show, also, in the Android Notification bar, the Shield icon will appear and the VPN Key icon will no longer be there.
Reconnecting Hotspot Shield
To reconnect and restart Hotspot Shield protection and services, just tap the Start Connection button on the main screen.