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: Settings > Network & Internet.
These instructions apply to Home mode only.
Tap Basic VPN then tap the Plus icon (upper-right)
If presented with a lock screen notification, tap CHANGE.
Refer to Set Up Screen Lock for assistance.
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 a VPN type:
IPSec Xauth PSK
IPSec Xauth RSA
Enter the appropriate 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.