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Old 10-12-2016, 09:51 AM   #276
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in the pull up menu you can set it to wherever you'd like

i think the auto connect feature just picks the best location?
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Old 10-12-2016, 10:54 AM   #277
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no way to get around that Netflix block with PIA VPN eh?
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Old 10-12-2016, 11:01 AM   #278
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The only publicly available VPNs that might have a chance at working on Netflix must be so obscure that almost nobody is using them. As soon as they catch wind of one they ban it.
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Old 10-13-2016, 03:18 AM   #279
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I'm running Windows with the latest version of Plex. I have PIA running through the PIA client. I looked at trying to setup static ip vpn routes in Windows but that doesnt seem to be working. If anyone can shed some light that would be excellent!

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Old 10-13-2016, 01:13 PM   #280
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The only publicly available VPNs that might have a chance at working on Netflix must be so obscure that almost nobody is using them. As soon as they catch wind of one they ban it.
Skinny does the private VPN you're using work with Netflix? I've used a few at this point, and none of them have worked (paid for a month sub to a number of them).
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Old 10-14-2016, 12:56 AM   #281
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Skinny does the private VPN you're using work with Netflix? I've used a few at this point, and none of them have worked (paid for a month sub to a number of them).
Nope I don't know of any that work. If they are out there they'll be quite protected!

If you think Canadian netflix is bad, be glad you don't have the HK version (actually I'm not sure, they both might suck equally)
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Old 10-14-2016, 12:03 PM   #282
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Anyone having problems accessing Facebook thru PIA, today?

EDIT: fixed by rebooting the router
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Old 10-14-2016, 02:47 PM   #283
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No issues.. i can access facebook
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Old 12-09-2016, 03:27 PM   #284
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Tried to connect to PIA today but when it's connected I can't access the internet, it just says "No internet", when I disconnect it my net works fine.
Anyone know what the issue is and how to fix it? I tried connecting on auto and to US California, all won't let me go online.
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Old 12-09-2016, 05:01 PM   #285
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I would recommend contacting support, they are usually very fast and helpful
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Old 01-20-2017, 12:47 AM   #286
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So just curious, even though I do have membership, how do we know they dont keep logs of connection even if they claim to not keeping logs?
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Old 01-20-2017, 01:53 AM   #287
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How do you prove that something doesn't exist?
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Old 01-20-2017, 02:30 PM   #288
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just curious thats all... is this a US comp? dont they have to laws to follow?

not sure how the laws apply to vpn company..
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Old 02-11-2017, 12:32 AM   #289
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just signed up for PIA and noticed my Internet connection is a bit slower

any advice/tips?
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Old 02-11-2017, 03:30 AM   #290
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Try a different server. For me Singapore is way faster than their HK server
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Old 02-11-2017, 12:06 PM   #291
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Torrenting is really slow for me even with port forwarding. I have tried multiple servers...
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Old 02-26-2017, 04:32 PM   #292
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Without thinking just logged onto Netflix on my PC, which I run PIA's desktop client on, and I'm on US netflix! Picking up on some shows I was watching a few weeks ago on holidays..

How long will this last? Connected to US west
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Old 02-26-2017, 10:03 PM   #293
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Not working for me. Proxy/Unblocker detected. PIA probably got a new block of IPs. Expect it to be blocked, soon. Enjoy it while it lasts
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