VPN or Virtual Private Network is the safest way to surf the internet if you have to use public network, VPNs are encrypted so your data can’t be shared. If you are using iOS 10 then to set up VPN is one of the easiest things you have ever done with your iPhone or iPad.
We already are aware how to setup VPN for Android and if you are having an iPhone then it is must for you to enable it for that gadget as well. The best part of VPNs is that it will allow you to download and use those apps from Apple Store which probably currently are not available in your country. So with such great benefits, who doesn’t want to set up VPN on iPhone or iPad in iOS 10?
How to Set up VPN in iOS 10 on iPhone or iPad
First, let us know how you can setup VPN in iOS 10.
Step #1. Go to Settings, and then tap on General.
Step #2. Next, Tap on VPN.
Step #3. Now, select “Add VPN Configuration.”
Step #4. Take help of your network admin on settings. Normally they are the same settings which you use for VPN on your Mac or Windows PC.
Note: You can also visit Apple Support Page Manual website to see what configuration to set up a VPN on iPhone or iPad in iOS 10.
How to turn VPN ‘ON’ or ‘OFF’ in iOS 10 on iPhone or iPad
Once you have setup successfully a VPN on your iPhone, you can simply turn ON and OFF it as per your requirements. You can see the option of turning VPN on or off on Settings page, and whenever you turn on VPN, the icon will appear on the status bar.
If you have configured multiple VPNs then follow this path to switch between those configurations:
Settings → General → VPN → now change between VPN configurations
How to Use VPN App on in iOS 10 on iPhone or iPad
Step #1. Download the IPVanish VPN App from Apple Store on your iPhone or iPad.
Step #2. Once the app is downloaded and installed create your account.
Step #3. Install a configuration profile from your browser.
Step #4. Select ‘Open’ in IPVanish and then tap on ‘Accept.’
Step #5. Check your profile in Settings? VPN.
Step #6. Go back to IPVanish and provide your username and password.
Now the app will try to connect to the VPN on its own, and once successful an icon can be seen on the notification bar.