NetShade for Mac

NetShade for Mac

Average User Rating:
3.5
out of 46 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4.3
  • Total Downloads:
    25,006
  • Date Added:
    Jun. 10, 2011
  • Price:
    Free to try; $29.00 to buy
  • File Size:
    12.78MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    46
  • Platform:
    Mac
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3 stars

"Don't take the protection for granted. Verify."

February 26, 2012  |  By opoponox

 |  Version: NetShade 4.3

Pros

It's a needed product. It has several proxy addresses all over the Western world. It works if you work with it by always verifying your proxy connection and switching browsers if necessary.

Cons

Seems pretty inconsistent in providing the proxy connection, although its graphic shows you are connected. Check your IP address every time you activate Netshade. I switch between browsers because it works on one but not the other at times.

Summary

Not at all seamless. Can be frustrating. You've got to make sure you are getting a proxy connection by testing. Switch your browser if it isn't working on one. Do not take the protection for granted. Make sure you are connected via a proxy. Reviews on sites by the "professionals" have been too positive. It works if you make sure it works.

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1 stars

"Does not Work"

June 10, 2011  |  By saneman

 |  Version: NetShade 4.3

Pros

There is no pro's.

Cons

The free trial does not work, it automatically says the trial period is over and asks you to buy it.

Summary

If a company is going to offer a free trial it should actually allow you to try it.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 4.3
  • Added "Classic" window mode. Uses less power on dual-GPU MacBooks.
  • On first launch, ask dual-GPU MacBook users if they want to switch to classic mode
  • Fixed a linking issue which caused crashes for some PPC users
  • General
    Publisher Rayner Software
    Publisher web site http://www.raynersoftware.com
    Release Date June 10, 2011
    Date Added June 10, 2011
    Version 4.3
    Category
    Category Security Software
    Subcategory Privacy Software
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.6 Intel, Mac OS X 10.4 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.4 PPC
    Additional Requirements Compatible with Safari, Camino and OmniWeb browsers.
    Download Information
    File Size 12.78MB
    File Name NetShade.app.zip
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 25,006
    Downloads Last Week 46
    Pricing
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations Not available
    Price $29

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