Your browsing, banking, and online payments stay hidden and protected, whether you’re at home or using public Wi-Fi.
An encrypted connection means nobody sees what you do online. That includes hackers, your ISP, and even the government.
A list of anonymous international servers lets you pick a country of your choice, and surf and stream as if you were there.
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Encryption levels of 256 bit AES standards secure your online activity from prying eyes.
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Windows 11 and Windows 10 except Mobile and IoT Core Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows 8/8.1 except RT and Starter Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows 7 SP1 or higher, any Edition (32 or 64-bit)
Windows fully compatible PC with Intel Pentium 4 / AMD Athlon 64 processor or above (must support SSE2 instructions)
256 MB RAM or above
300 MB free space on the hard disk
Internet connection to download, activate, and use the VPN service
Optimal standard screen resolution no less than 1024 x 768 pixels is recommended
VPN encrypts your network connection and routes it through another server to hide your IP address and keep you anonymous online. With a new IP address and a securely encrypted internet connection, you can hide your online activity from hackers and your ISP, protect your data over free public Wi-Fi, disguise your identity online, and unblock your favorite websites and content. There are lots of benefits of using VPN.
Take a look at our complete guide that covers all you need to know about VPN protection, then learn how to set up VPN on Windows or how to use VPN on your mobile phone. And be sure to check out all our VPN tips, guides, and advice.
To change your IP address, there are several methods you can use. One of the easiest ways is to use VPN. VPN encrypts your internet connection and directs it through a different server, which masks your original IP address and assigns you a new one.
You may also be able to change your IP address by contacting your internet service provider (ISP) and requesting a new one. However, this method is not always guaranteed and may not be available from all ISPs.
Overall, using VPN is typically the easiest and most effective way to change your IP address, particularly if you want to choose the location of your new IP address.
To hide your IP address, use VPN. VPN encrypts your internet connection and routes it through a remote server. This makes it look like your traffic is coming from a different IP address, effectively hiding your own IP.
You can also use a proxy server which hides your IP address and replaces it with the IP address of the proxy server. There are many proxy servers available, but not all of them are trustworthy or secure, so overall, the better choice is to use VPN.
Consider using VPN in the following situations:
To use VPN:
Download a 7-day free trial to enjoy all the privacy and security provided by AVG Secure VPN for free. You’ll be able to hide your IP address and securely encrypt your internet connection to stay safe on public Wi-Fi, prevent anyone from knowing what you do online, and access your favorite content from around the world. Try AVG Secure VPN for free today.
AVG Secure VPN prevents anyone from tracking you online based on your actual IP address. And because your connection to the internet is encrypted, no one can monitor the digital trail you leave behind online.
However, other methods of web tracking — such as tracking cookies or browser fingerprinting — will still work whether or not you’re using a VPN. While a VPN can greatly increase your privacy, you need specialist anti-tracking software to avoid the kind of browser tracking that exists today.
AVG recommends using
the FREE Chrome™ internet browser.