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    • daz378
    • By daz378 4th Jul 17, 4:45 PM
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    Free vpn software
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    • 4th Jul 17, 4:45 PM
    Free vpn software 4th Jul 17 at 4:45 PM
    can anyone recommend and also where to download without picking up a pup are the free ones ok....cheers
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    • esuhl
    • By esuhl 4th Jul 17, 7:39 PM
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    • 4th Jul 17, 7:39 PM
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    • 4th Jul 17, 7:39 PM
    OpenVPN is free for up to two connections.

    https://openvpn.net/

    The Arch wiki gives a quick technical overview:

    https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/OpenVPN
    • RumRat
    • By RumRat 4th Jul 17, 8:45 PM
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    • 4th Jul 17, 8:45 PM
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    • 4th Jul 17, 8:45 PM
    Cyberghost has a free version if you want to try it out.
    Drinking Rum before 10am makes you
    A PIRATE
    Not an Alcoholic...!
    • daz378
    • By daz378 5th Jul 17, 12:06 AM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 12:06 AM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 12:06 AM
    went with ipvanish set it up ok but when i checked firestick it was showing my original ip address but if its being fed by my masked router it should be concealing firestick as well ?
    • WAYT
    • By WAYT 5th Jul 17, 12:14 AM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 12:14 AM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 12:14 AM
    What are you actually trying to achieve?
    • daz378
    • By daz378 5th Jul 17, 2:47 PM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 2:47 PM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 2:47 PM
    want use vpn on my firestick for obvious reasons the problem is the free vpn restricts the speed...i should have looked into it better ipvanish only works on my laptop and ive paid 3 months but now i find out doesnt cover fire stick only free version does which is useless
    • WAYT
    • By WAYT 5th Jul 17, 3:43 PM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 3:43 PM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 3:43 PM
    want use vpn on my firestick for obvious reasons the problem is the free vpn restricts the speed...i should have looked into it better ipvanish only works on my laptop and ive paid 3 months but now i find out doesnt cover fire stick only free version does which is useless
    Originally posted by daz378
    This seems to suggest otherwise
    • daz378
    • By daz378 5th Jul 17, 5:29 PM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 5:29 PM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 5:29 PM
    just followed the tutorial got vanish going on my firestick .....with it turned on no stream available....with it turned off streams run fine
    • WAYT
    • By WAYT 5th Jul 17, 6:46 PM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 6:46 PM
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    • 5th Jul 17, 6:46 PM
    just followed the tutorial got vanish going on my firestick .....with it turned on no stream available....with it turned off streams run fine
    Originally posted by daz378
    Perhaps time to reach out to IPVanish support.
    • RumRat
    • By RumRat 5th Jul 17, 10:11 PM
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    For those interested in checking out there VPN of choice, this site is useful.
    https://thatoneprivacysite.net/vpn-comparison-chart/
    Helps you avoid VPNs based in the 14 eye nations amongst other things.
    Drinking Rum before 10am makes you
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    • rhysadams
    • By rhysadams 6th Jul 17, 12:31 PM
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    I created my own on my Draytek Router, I use it when I'm abroad to show that I'm in the UK.
    • Gambler101
    • By Gambler101 7th Jul 17, 11:56 PM
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    Just pay £10 or so a month and get a decent, spam/ad/virus free VPN if its that important OP.

    Free VPNs are either really poor, or contain nasties as nothing in this world is free!
    The instructions on the box said 'Requires Windows 7 or better'. So I installed LINUX
    • ChristianC123
    • By ChristianC123 20th Jul 17, 5:03 AM
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    ChristianC123
    A VPN (virtual private network) is a secure and private solution within the wider internet itself that allows users – whether they are individuals, or part of an organisation, or business – to send and receive data while maintaining the secrecy of a private network.

    The five best VPN services
    1. IPVanish
    2. VyprVPN
    3. ExpressVPN
    4. NordVPN
    5. TunnelBear

    Regards,
    Christian
    • brunoben
    • By brunoben 9th Oct 17, 8:24 AM
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    I recommend to use IPVanish.
    • debitcardmayhem
    • By debitcardmayhem 9th Oct 17, 9:14 AM
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    Hmmm http://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/10/08/vpn_logs_helped_unmask_alleged_net_stalker_say_fed s
    Last edited by debitcardmayhem; 09-10-2017 at 9:50 AM.
    • John Gray
    • By John Gray 9th Oct 17, 9:41 AM
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    Link fails! Try this one...

    (Obviously a glitch with the vBulletin software!)
    Last edited by John Gray; 09-10-2017 at 9:50 AM.
    • debitcardmayhem
    • By debitcardmayhem 9th Oct 17, 9:52 AM
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    Link fails! Try this one...

    (Obviously a glitch with the vBulletin software!)
    Originally posted by John Gray
    The dreaded spurious space again
    • hans 2
    • By hans 2 9th Oct 17, 10:22 AM
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    hans 2
    Should be the end for Pure surely.

    PureVPN admits to keeping records of when a user connects to the service and for how long. The FBI clearly states that the service also captures the user’s IP address too.
    https://torrentfreak.com/purevpn-logs-helped-fbi-net-alleged-cyberstalker-171009/
    • tommy39
    • By tommy39 9th Oct 17, 1:20 PM
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    tommy39
    opera browser has a vpn built in .i find it very good
    • Tyler Durden UK
    • By Tyler Durden UK 9th Oct 17, 1:27 PM
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    Tyler Durden UK
    opera browser has a vpn built in .i find it very good
    Originally posted by tommy39
    Chrome has a VPN add on I use to set my location to the US
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