Fix Bandwidth Limit Reached for this Site in Hotspot Shield

YouTube is blocked in many Islamic countries. Social Media sites like Twitter and Facebook are also restricted in some countries. You can not also watch important sports events due to Geo restrictions. The best way to lift the restrictions is to use a VPN (virtual private network). Hotspot Shield is most famous VPN application. It is a product of Anchor Free. Hotspot Shield is available in two versions, free version and paid version. Major problem in free version is bandwidth limit. You can browse 750 MB per day and reset after 24 hours. You can also explore 750 MB on a single site and when you consume 750 MB on a specific site following message will appear in front of you.hotspot shield bandwidth limit

Get Unlimited Bandwidth in Hotspot Shield

  1. Getting unlimited bandwidth in Chrome and Firefox Mozilla
  2. Getting unlimited bandwidth in Internet Explorer

Getting Unlimited Bandwidth in Chrome and Firefox

Getting unlimited bandwidth in Chrome and Firefox Mozilla is very easy and simple. Just Add Ads blocking extension AdBlock Plus to your browser and this will lift the bandwidth limit for Chrome and Firefox. You can install the extensions from the following link.

AdBlock extension will also remove the ads shown by Hotspot Shield during web surfing.

Getting Unlimited Bandwidth in Internet Explorer

As there is no ad blocking extensions for Internet Explorer. So you have to follow the following method to remove the bandwidth limit.

  1. Open Internet Explorer and click on Tools and then click on Internet Options.hotspot shield internet explorer
  2.  Now click on Security tab and click on Restricted sites and then press the Sites button.hotspot shield internet explorer 1
  3. In (Add this website to the zone) box enter and click Add and the URL will appear in the Websites box.

Now apply setting and restart your Internet Explorer. Now your bandwidth limits will be lifted and you can enjoy restricted sites in your area without any interruption.

I hope you will find this article helpful. Share you precious feedback in comments.



  1. Socks

    Don’t know if this ever worked before, but it doesn’t work now. They must have found a way around it. I use AdBlock Plus and it still limits me.

  2. I have the same issue as Socks. I also use adblock Plus.

  3. Alfons

    Any fix?

  4. yes they found the way. now
    adblocks are not working

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