How to check and manage your Linksys Shield subscription

Linksys Shield is being discontinued. Current  subscribers can continue to use the service until July 31st 2024. New subscriptions or renewals will no longer be available.


This article will show you how to check and manage your Linksys Shield subscription. Click on the links below to learn more.

Checking your Linksys Shield subscription
Managing your Linksys Shield subscription

Checking your Linksys Shield subscription

1. To check your current subscription, open your Linksys app and log in with your Linksys cloud account. On the dashboard screen, tap on the menu icon and then go to Account.

2. Under Subscriptions, tap on Shield and you can check the following subscription information:


  • Current Subscription Status
  • Subscription Type
  • Payment Method type (iTunes® or Google Play™)
  • Where to Manage Subscription  


Linksys app using an iOS device:  



Linksys app using an Android™ device:


The table below lists the different views you will see on the Account page depending on your Linksys Shield subscription status.

Not subscribed to Linksys Shieldsf48313-003_en_v2.png
Subscribed to Linksys Shield and is currently on a 90-day trialsf48313-004_en_v2.png
Subscribed to Linksys Shield with payment statussf48313-005_en_v2.png

Managing your Linksys Shield subscription
You can manage your subscription through the Apple® App Store® or Google Play, depending on your device.

1. On your Linksys app, go to Account, and under Subscriptions, tap on Shield.
2. Tap Manage Subscription to get directed to your iTunes or Google™ account. Updating your payment or canceling your subscription before the trial ends must be done through iTunes or Google Play. 

Find out more:

Getting to know the Linksys Shield powered by Trend Micro (VIDEO)
How to use the Block by Category feature in Linksys Shield (VIDEO)

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