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Watch the American Version Of Netflix In Jamaica

Netflix is undoubtedly the best way to watch television programs and movies online. Just ask the more than 40 million viewers of its services throughout the world. In terms of content, Netflix offers a lot. For most people, especially those outside of the United States, what is relevant is the streaming video service that Netflix provides. While this can theoretically be accessed from anywhere, Netflix’s restriction protocols mean that if you try and watch Netflix from many different parts of the world, such as watching Netflix in Jamaica, you are not able to.

This isn’t the end of it though. The method that Netflix uses to deny Jamaican users access to their content is their IP address. The IP address is a code that is attached to your computer or any device you use that connects to the internet. It is given by the internet provider and identifies your computer as being in Jamaica. If you change this code, you can make Netflix believe you are in America, and allow you full access to everything that it has to offer online.

Fortunately, it is possible to do just that through a kind of network known as a virtual private network or VPN for short. Using this network you can connect directly to a server within the United States. For the duration of your connection to the server, it assigns your computer an America IP address that masks your own. This means that when you visit the Netflix website, you now look like you are in the United States. This is enough to fool the system, and it has no way of finding out whether the IP address is correct or not.

Through this solution you have complete access to the American version of Netflix, including all the content that it provides. With more than ten thousand movies and television programs currently available on Netflix, and more being added, the level of content that you receive is substantial.

Using a VPN for Netflix in Jamaica is a very easy solution to what appears to be a very difficult problem of accessing Netflix outside the USA. It also has a bonus effect. Because you have an American IP address, you can visit any site that is regionally restricted to Americans only. In fact, you can even bypass any Jamaican censorship, and sites that block based on IP address, such as online forums. VPNs are also used for privacy online, but that usually doesn't concern users looking to access Netflix from abroad. Still, it's nice to know that your connection to the internet is secure and private.


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