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VPN Monitor Dot on Firestick/Android (VPNSafetyDot Alternative)

The following tutorial will show you How to Install VPN Monitor Dot on Firestick, Fire TV, and Android TV.

Most cord-cutters use a VPN on their preferred streaming device to ensure anonymity and protect their data.

This includes streaming devices such as the Amazon Firestick which is the most popular device available due to its low price point and jailbreaking abilities.

Unlock Your Firestick/Fire TV

If you use a VPN in conjunction with various Streaming Apps and APKs, you likely want to know when your connection is secure.

In the past, many used VPNSafetyDot which provided a simple dot on your screen to notify you of your VPN connection status.

However, VPNSafetyDot recently updated its app and is now requiring payment for use.

VPNSafetyDot Now Requires Paid Subscription

It was only a matter of time before a replacement app came along and there is now a VPNSafetyDot alternative.

This is called VPN Monitor Dot and it works in the same fashion to provide users peace of mind when streaming.

Special thanks to EngineerMind from the TROYPOINT Insider who created this fabulous tool!

While using this tool is a great way to check your VPN status, it can not ensure your safety when streaming.

The best way to do this is by using the VPN Kill Switch that is available on the Surfshark App for both Firestick and Android TV.

How to Install Surfshark Widget on Firestick/Android

By using a Kill Switch, your internet connection will immediately be terminated if your VPN is disconnected for any reason.

This guarantees you are never unprotected when using various streaming apps and websites on any device.

For those who still wish to use VPN Monitor, we can easily install it from their official website by following the instructions below.

In this guide, we are using a Fire TV Stick 4K Max.

However, this will also work for any variation of Firestick as well as Android devices such as NVIDIA SHIELD, MECOOL, and Chromecast with Google TV.

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How to Install VPN Monitor Dot on Firestick/Android

1. Install the Downloader app from your respective App Store (Amazon App Store or Google Play) and turn on Apps from Unknown sources in the settings of your streaming device.

If you haven’t done this yet please refer to the following screenshot tutorial that demonstrates this simple process.

How to Install Downloader & Enable Unknown Sources

2. Launch Downloader.

3. Click Allow.

4. Click OK.

5. Place your cursor in the URL box and click the OK button on your remote to open the keyboard.

6. In the address bar, type the following URL:

7. Scroll down and click Download VPN Monitor Dot for Firestick APK.

(You can also choose to donate to the developer by clicking the donate button)

8. Click Install.

9. Click Done.

10. This will take you back to the Downloader Application. Click Delete to remove the installation file.

11. Click Delete again.

12. Launch VPN Monitor Dot and click Start.

13. When prompted, click OK.

14. Launch your VPN Application and connect to your preferred server.

15. You will then encounter the green square in the upper-right-hand corner.

Installation is now complete. Enjoy!

VPN Monitor Dot Features & Details

VPN Monitor Dot works fabulously to provide peace of mind for your VPN connection on any streaming device.

Those looking for a free alternative to the popular VPNSafetyDot will find exactly what they need with this application.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is VPN Monitor Dot?

VPN Monitor Dot is a VPN detection tool that displays a flashing square to show your VPN connection status.

Does VPN Monitor Dot work with Surfshark?

Yes. This app works perfectly with

Is VPN Monitor Dot free?

Yes. Unlike VPNSafetyDot, this app is absolutely free to install and use.

How do I Install VPN Monitor Dot?

The guide above provides instructions for installing VPN Monitor Dot on Firestick or Android devices.

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