Samsung Galaxy Note5 - Add a Virtual Private Network
A virtual private network (VPN) encrypts your internet traffic and protects your online identity via a secured remote server and is most commonly used when remotely accessing company systems (e.g., company email, intranet sites, etc.).
From a Home screen, navigate: Apps > Settings.
These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
From the 'Wireless and networks' section, tap More.
Tap Basic VPN.
If presented with a lock screen notification, tap OK.
Refer to Set Up Screen Lock (pattern, PIN or password only) for assistance.
Tap the More (located in the upper-right) then tap Add VPN.
From the 'Name' field, enter the appropriate name.
Contact the VPN admin for assistance with server info and credentials.
From the 'Type' field, tap the Dropdown menu then select the VPN type:
PSK L2TP/IPSec RSA
IPSec Xauth PSK
IPSec Xauth RSA
IPSec Hybrid RSA
IPSec IKEv2 PSK
IPSec IKEv2 RSA
Enter the required info into the applicable fields then tap SAVE (lower-right):
If applicable, tap Show advanced options to configure the following:
The available options vary depending upon the selected VPN type.