How do I change virtual locations?

The United States Virtual Location is the only one Free users can connect to. Premium users can choose and switch between 70 + Virtual Locations. If you have a Premium subscription, make sure you are signed in to your Premium account to enable all Premium benefits, including all Virtual Locations.


Changing Virtual Locations

To change your Virtual Location:

  1. Tap the Virtual Location map.
  2. Select your desired country.

Hotspot Shield will connect to the selected virtual location which will be reflected on the home screen and on the world map. You can verify the virtual location you are connected to by going to https://www.maxmind.com/en/locate-my-ip-address.