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, tap Apps > Settings > More settings.
If Settings is not available, ensure that the Apps tab is selected.
Tap VPN then 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 Add VPN network.
From the Name field, enter the appropriate name.
Contact the VPN administrator for assistance with server information and credentials.
From the Type field, tap the Dropdown menu (right) then select the VPN type:
IPSec Xauth PSK
IPSec Xauth RSA
IPSec Hybrid RSA
Enter the required info into the applicable fields then tap Save (lower-right).
If applicable, tap (check) Show advanced options to configure the following:
The available options vary depending upon the selected VPN type.