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I'm a Dutchman

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Despite my Hotspot Shield VPN clearly showing I'm supposed to be in the UK all the pop up adds on the internet think I'm in Holland. I've just looked up AliExpress & they're suggesting delivery to the Netherlands but the last time I tried BBC iPlayer it worked fine.
What's going on?

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See what this site says: https://www.whatsmyip.org/

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I had that happen occasionally with Grizzly Bear, and I think it was sometimes Holland (though also Russia and some Arabic countries).

Here's an explanation: https://www.equinux.com/us/faq/1459/172 ... om&tab=faq
Same old nonsense.

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You always come up as in Northern France. Everytime you login on a forum FB ect it notes your IP.

Go into google and type what's my IP address. Then do a search on any IP locator.
It looks like your in America
See below, I have removed half your IP address

23.27.44.
city: ......... Washington
region: ....... Virginia
country: ...... US
loc: .......... 38.7135,-78.1
org: .......... AS18779 EGIHosting
postal: ....... 22747
timezone: ..... America/New_York
readme: ....... https://ipinfo.io
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I just checked, I'm in-

Mountain View
California

Apparently :lol:
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Today mine says I'm in London.
Thanks folks for the info :good: although I'm still confused :roll:

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Annabelle's Papa wrote:
Mon Jun 08, 2020 9:57 am
I just checked, I'm in-

Mountain View
California

Apparently :lol:
Not now your in a place in the UK that stinky sauce is named after. ;)
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