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Old 27-02-2014, 06:49 PM   #316
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Astrill is down for 15 hours or so. If you are logged in and connected, do not disconnect. My session on the router is always on and it works, it is just Astrill's API that is down. I disconnected Mac client for reboot and now I am unable to reconnect.

I am thinking about getting something for backup, any experience with Express VPN?
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Old 28-02-2014, 10:03 AM   #317
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Astrill is down for 15 hours or so. If you are logged in and connected, do not disconnect. My session on the router is always on and it works, it is just Astrill's API that is down. I disconnected Mac client for reboot and now I am unable to reconnect.

I am thinking about getting something for backup, any experience with Express VPN?
Is it still down?
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Old 28-02-2014, 12:45 PM   #318
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Is it still down?
They restored their all services half an hour ago.

Anyone tried VyprVPN?
I have narrowed my backup choices to HMA vs VyprVPN vs ExpressVPN. What I like about HMA is that they have quite many servers with virtual IPs, eg. UK server with USA IP or Singapore server with USA IP (similar to Astrill).

VyprVPN on the other hand has developed Chameleon which is similar to Astrill's Stealth protocol and might be useful in highly restricted countries.
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Old 04-03-2014, 08:28 AM   #319
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If i have a few fibre point and wireless at home, must i apply for the home plan from Astrill?
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Old 04-03-2014, 10:01 PM   #320
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If i have a few fibre point and wireless at home, must i apply for the home plan from Astrill?
By default, Astrill Personal VPN account can be used on multiple devices, but only on one device at the same time. Connecting another device to Astrill VPN network results in disconnecting the previous one.

Purchasing Astrill's Home Plan gives you the possibility to connect up to 5 devices with one account at the same time. Forget about annoying relogging all the time, stay connected and safe 24/7 with your PC, Mac, iDevice, TV and more at the same time.
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Old 04-03-2014, 10:37 PM   #321
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Can i connect to my router in a way. Don't need the home plan and still enjoy in multiple pc?

And if I take the home plan. Can i use in two different houses?
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Old 26-03-2014, 08:09 AM   #322
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hello i am using HMA now, but it only allows 2 max simul connections. problem is that the HMA connection is unstable, and it will disconnect from time to time. it would reconnect immediately, but that would mess up whatever im doing. i am currently looking into PIA and astrill. can any users here suggest whichever is better? my criteria is a stable connection, and a reasonable amt of gateways to choose from
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Old 26-03-2014, 08:29 AM   #323
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hello i am using HMA now, but it only allows 2 max simul connections. problem is that the HMA connection is unstable, and it will disconnect from time to time. it would reconnect immediately, but that would mess up whatever im doing. i am currently looking into PIA and astrill. can any users here suggest whichever is better? my criteria is a stable connection, and a reasonable amt of gateways to choose from
Try Astrill, being using for 2 years no problem.

http://forums.hardwarezone.com.sg/ne...s-4618545.html
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Old 26-03-2014, 09:06 AM   #324
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Try Astrill, being using for 2 years no problem.

http://forums.hardwarezone.com.sg/ne...s-4618545.html
do you experience disconnects periodically?
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Old 26-03-2014, 11:01 PM   #325
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do you experience disconnects periodically?
so far never
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Old 26-03-2014, 11:18 PM   #326
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do you experience disconnects periodically?
Sometimes on iPad/iPhone.
But normally I use on pc.
Been hitting near full speed for jdownloader and I love it.
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Old 31-03-2014, 05:24 PM   #327
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apart from astrill any other VPN services we can use to stream from china sites?
the buffering that i've got from both their china servers is crazily slow.
contacted them they said nothing wrong.
i'm certain its not my connection to their other servers except china cause it all loads fast.
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Old 31-03-2014, 07:00 PM   #328
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apart from astrill any other VPN services we can use to stream from china sites?
the buffering that i've got from both their china servers is crazily slow.
contacted them they said nothing wrong.
i'm certain its not my connection to their other servers except china cause it all loads fast.
I heard China Telecom got problems, don't know whether they fixed them already or not:
https://twitter.com/astrill
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Old 31-03-2014, 08:30 PM   #329
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cool thanks for the update.
if anyone knows of any other good VPN services for China please share.
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Old 07-04-2014, 12:22 AM   #330
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