Are you constantly annoyed by websites blocking you because of your location? Many websites use your IP Address to find out your location and prevent you from accessing data. There is a simple way to gain access to such restricted data. The easiest way to gain access is by getting an IP address that these sites will approve.
It is very simple to get a different IP address. In this tutorial we will just be using a simple software, Hotspot Shield. Hotspot Shield is a security software that helps keep your privacy. It changes your IP Address thereby letting you gain access to all the sites that block you based on your geographic location. Hotspot shield is completely free and available for the following OS:
Just follow these simple steps and you will be able access restricted sites in no time:
- Go to this site and download and install Hot spot Shield.
- Once you do that run the program.
- Wait for a few seconds till you are connected and thats it. This is what the newly opened window should look like. You will be having an IP Address that will show that you are somewhere in the United States.
- If you want to be sure that you are properly connected just check the location that is given by your IP Address by going here.
That’s all there is to do. You will now be able to access restricted sites on your geographic location. For more of such helpful tutorial subscribe to our RSS Feed.