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UltraSurf – Hide IP Address And Browse Safely

by Dwarka Rao 8 January 2010 One Comment

UltraSurf is an amazing program designed by UltraReach Internet Corporation, which lets you to access Internet anonymously and access those sites which are blocked by your server . It is said that inventions generally come up when a person actually finds a need for it. UltraSurf is such one product.

Just suppose that you are using a computer with restricted Internet connection. Now, how would you access the sites that the connection does not allow you to? Or how would you safely hide yourself (your IP address) on Internet? There is one simple answer for these questions, it is “by using proxies, and UltraSurf is what you are looking for.”

Why UltraSurf?

Although there are number of proxies which allow you to access the web sites anonymously but UltraSurf has something extra to offer. Many conventional proxies do not allow you to access any web sites if it requires any flash files, java script and for uploading and downloading files.

Apart from enhanced proxy service, you can use Ultrasurf to clean web browser history, cookies and all the Internet junk. And with UltraSurf, you can access all those web sites which are blocked, allowing you to enjoy the real limitless Internet.

Features

  • Lets you to access the Internet without any restriction
  • Browse web sites in the most secure way
  • Hide your IP address and surf on Internet anonymously.
  • Access web sites like Orkut, Youtube, Myspace, Hi5, Facebook, Linkedin which are usually blocked on computers in offices and institutions
  • Offers a high level encryption which allows you to transfer files in the safest of environment
  • Blocks adds and pop ups

Installation

Step 1: Download the installation file of UltraSurf from here.

Step 2: Unzip the u.zip file and run the file named as u.exe

Step 3: Here, you get an option to choose between 3 proxy gateways.

Step 4: Now, you can confirm that it is working by checking your IP address from any of the IP address checking web sites like www.whatismyipaddress.com

That is all, as now you can see that it will display a different IP address that isn’t yours.

NOTE: Click on the EXIT button from UltraSurf to ensure that your IP address is not hidden.

Screenshots

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Performance

Its features all those functions that no other conventional web proxy provide.

Reliability

The whole program works on high level encryption ensuring that you are float around Internet as if you are wandering around in your garden.

Interface

Here, UltraSurf scores points as it offers a plain and fully functional graphical user interface.

Pros

  • It is free of cost
  • Access internet anonymously (hides your IP address)
  • User friendly graphical interface lets you handle the program comprehensively
  • Lets you delete web browser history, and cookies
  • Offers fast proxies

Cons:

  • It supports Internet Explorer only, although you can make it work on Firefox by installing an add-on
  • All the proxies offered are of US only
  • There is no flexibility in choosing a proxy
  • Other than English, it does not support any other languages

Conclusion

Compared to conventional proxies it is faster and safer. It ensures toughest security level by the virtue of high level encryption. Apart from hiding your IP address, you can even use the program to clean all the Internet junk like web browser history and cookies. A must have program for each Internet user.

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  • Shah said:

    Ultrasurf is a great pc freeware and it’s easy to use . I tried a bunch of proxy software but nothing beats ultrasurf .

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