Virtual Private network is a useful online tool which is used to encrypt data transferring to and from your computer. The private network redirects the data via a remote server. It secures your data from being intercept and decrypt. The tool keeps track of your activity and location and also access the content which would normally blocked from the location. Hotspot Shield is one of the best free tools which has simple and easy interface. You can simply download, install the application on your computer and you have protected network connectivity immediate after installation of tool.
Hotspot Shield tool is also available in browser extension for free in Chrome and Firefox. The software is also available as a mobile app in Windows, iOS and Android devices. However, free version consists of certain limitation such as you are not able to choose remote server location and also there is data cap on the desktop and mobile apps. Such limitations can be beaten up the ease of use and outstanding interface.
- Download free version of Hotspot Shield tool and install the application on your desktop. In order to enable access of popular apps and websites without VPN, you need to enter payment details so that company charge for service with the completion of trail version.
- If you want to use free version, there is no need to enter account details. Once you checked in without entering the account details, the VPN is automatically connecting your PC with the proxy server. Hotspot Shield tool will provide a proxy location but if you want to use another location then you have to go for premium version.
- Choose Settings and check whether the application at the same time as Windows and whether IP address is hidden. The software also provides option to choose the type of network that would be protected with Hotspot Shield tool.
- The Hotspot Shield free VPN app redirects entire data transmitted by your computer. You can also go for extensions in Chrome and Firefox in order to anonymize your web browser. It is simple and easy to install extension from app store in browser.
This tool is also available for mobile apps on Android, iOS, and Windows mobile devices. It is same as browser and desktop versions, the software encrypts and re-routes the internet traffic with single tap on the mobile devices.