Downloading Torrent is a very common practice on the Internet but a lot has changed since the arrest of – Artem Vaulin, the alleged owner of the world’s largest torrent site Kickass Torrent. Now users aren’t able to access censored sites or banned sites.
What is VPN [ Virtual Private Network ]
VPN or IP Changer is an IP address changer method used to create a secure, encrypted connections which can be thought as a tunnel between your computer and the Internet, allowing you to surf the web anonymously by changing IP address from wherever you want.
“VPN Service“ is mostly used by large and small Corporations to protect sensitive information from the dark web. VPN hides IP address by virtually placing you in a different country.
Some internet users know about VPN, some don’t. If you are struggling to download Torrents on the Internet, then Hola chrome extension can solve this problem.
VPN Service not only allows you to access mirror torrent websites but also “hides your IP address” from the government. Hence you cannot be tracked on the internet.
How to Hide IP address using Chrome Extension Hola
The simplest way to hide IP address is by using a VPN service. “Hola Free VPN” is a chrome extension that can be installed in Google Chrome and in other browsers also. Here, I will show you how you can “Install Hola free VPN extension” in Google Chrome browser.
Step 1. Open Google Chrome, click on the menu icon placed in the top right corner of the screen as shown in below screenshot.
Step 2. Click on More tools —-> Extensions. Click on Find more extensions.
You can skip above Steps write “ chrome://extensions/ ” in the URL address bar and press Enter.
Step 3. Scroll down to the top and click ‘More Extensions’. Now Chrome Web Store will open. Search for “Unlimited Free VPN-Hola”.
Step 4. Click on Add to chrome.
Hola VPN Extension has been successfully installed in google chrome browser.
How to Install Hola VPN Extension in Mozilla Firefox
To install Hola Extension in Firefox browser, you need to download it from the hola website.
1. Open Mozilla Firefox and open Hola for Firefox using this link.
2. It will ask you to get Hola Firefox Addon. Install the free version for Firefox browser.
3. Click on save and allow the extension to install.
Work Done !!
Take a look at my another how-to article on how to block ads on google chrome.
Reference: Chrome web store
If you liked this article, like, comment or share the post.