How to change your region on Netflix

If you are tired of connecting Netflix in your country, there is a way to trick Netflix into thinking you are in a different region than you are.

Officially, you can only change your region on Netflix If you moveBut you can fix that with a VPN.

The content available on Netflix varies by region, so for example, Netflix in the US may differ from Netflix in the UK.

Using a VPN can trick Netflix into believing that you are in another country and that you can access content from that country. VPN is a Virtual Private Network The VPN will route your web activity through its own servers, so your IP address will be your preferred country.

How to change the Netflix section:

1. Make sure you have an active Netflix account

2. Decide if you want to pay for a VPN or use a free Netflix VPN

They both finished the work, but Paid VPNs are faster and available in more places. Free VPNs usually don’t ask you to sign up with them, so they can help you stay anonymous, but they can sell your data and associate it with spyware. If you get lost in VPN to choose from, take a look Mashable Report Best VPNs.

3. Subscribe to a VPN service and download it to your Mac or PC

4. You can also do this on your phone/tablet.

5. Open your VPN and select your region

We’ll show you how to do this using PIA as an example.

This is self-explanatory on iOS. Open the VPN and select “VPN Server” from the available VPN servers or select “Quick Connect” from the options.

To connect to a VPN server on OSX, select the Lock status menu icon. Clicking on the lock menu icon will bring up the Bull Down menu where you can search and select the country you want.

Select the lock icon to access the dropdown menu.

Select the lock icon to access the dropdown menu.
Credit: screenshot: PIA

When connected to a VPN, a green dot will appear next to the lock icon.

The green dot indicates that you are connected to a VPN.

The green dot indicates that you are connected to a VPN.
credit: screenshot: pia

6. Open Netflix and choose what you want to watch from the new selection.

Explore and enjoy Netflix content around the world.

Often times, Netflix will try to block VPNs by blocking the IP address, so you may encounter some difficulties. PIA, for example, has specific servers called “streaming,” so you might want to try it out first.

Terry Alexander

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