How Do I Watch Hulu in the Netherlands?

By Matt McGew

Hulu allows you to watch streaming television shows and movies from a library that contains thousands of videos. Hulu does not, however, function outside of the U.S. If you are currently located in the Netherlands, you can still watch Hulu video through a proxy service that has a virtual private network server in the U.S. Examples of proxy services include Hide My Ass, Hotspot Shied and Strong VPN.

Step 1

Go to the homepage for a VPN service provider.

Step 2

Select the installation or setup option and download and install the VPN software to your computer. In addition, you will need to create an account, and in the case of a paid VPN service provide payment information for your account.

Step 3

Double-click the icon for the proxy service you installed, and enter your username and password to logon to your account.

Step 4

Select a VPN server in the U.S. Hulu will only function with servers located in the U.S.

Step 5

Press the connect button to connect to the U.S.-based VPN server.

Step 6

Open a web browser on your computer,

Step 7

Go to the homepage.

Step 8

Enter the video you want to watch in the search bar and click the "Search" option.

Step 9

Select the video you want to watch and click the play button to begin streaming playback of the Hulu video.