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 icon > Settings > More.
If presented with options, tap Basic VPN or Advanced IPsec VPN.
If Basic VPN is selected, select password type and enter password for credential storage then tap OK.
Tap Add VPN (upper-right).
If presented, tap OK to set up secure screen lock type.
From the VPN connection name field, enter the appropriate name.
Contact the VPN administrator for assistance with server info and credentials.
From the IPsec connection type field, tap the Dropdown menu then select the VPN type:
Enter the required info into the applicable fields then tap Save (lower-right).
If applicable, tap Show advanced options then ensure the following are configured appropriately:
The available options vary depending upon the selected VPN type.