As VPN review and comparison site, we get hell lot of questions asking how to connect to a VPN on iPad and/or particular mobile device, using a particular VPN service, particular VPN protocol in a particular city of a particular country, while using particular ISP. I know this is crazy and time consuming for us, but what to do, we are here for you and we love VPN and we love to play with it.
If you are a network or VPN expert, then this probably not for you, so please do not bother thrashing us in the comments, saying you just stated what is natural. This is for vast majority, who do have a problem connecting to a VPN and who do need basics to connect to a VPN. I mean to say people like ‘Me’.
Top VPN for iPad
To find a VPN for iPad, iPhone or PC you do not need to search a lot. Just go with the few listed below, they will provide you with best services giving you access to the world from servers in more than 15 or more countries and choices in protocols and many other things.Here is the List of Top 10 iPad 2 VPN Providers.
|3||Private Internet Access||$6.45/month|
How to Connect to a VPN on iPad 2
Cutting it short, connecting to a VPN on iPad 2 is very simple,
- Step 1: Go to Settings
- Step 2: Then go to General
- Step 3: Then go to Network
- Step 4: You get there something spelled V-P-N, go there.
- Step 5: Add VPN Configuration.
Now, what to add, add your VPN provider’s configurations, that have been provided by them while you signed up.
Server = pptp.vpnprovider.com (it will be provided by your VPN provider)
Account = Username (it will be your ‘username’ e.g. “MarkiMark”)
RSA Secure ID = Keep it off
Encryption = Keep it on Auto
Password = Enter your password here being provided by your VPN provider e.g. XXXXXXXX
Send all Traffic = Keep it ON
Now after creating a VPN configuration you can also activate it and deactivate it. You will find an option of Turning Off and ON your VPN connection just beside where VPN is written in your Settings > Network area. If you want to deactivate the VPN, please make sure to turn off your Wifi first. As you know, it is extremely insecure to use WiFi on your iPad or iPhone without VPN or encryption.
Why VPN on iPad
VPN on iPad can help you resolve many issues. First foremost it will protect you from hackers and information thieves on public WiFi and will secure your Public WiFi connections. Second, it will also help you bypass internet censorship if you are in internet censored country, moreover if you want to access geo-restricted websites like Hulu, Netflix, BBC iPlayer, Spotify, Turntable and several other services.
Thirdly, if you are accessing your computer in remote location through your iPad, you will need to secure and create a encrypted tunnel around your information flow to secure your information transfer. iPad VPN also helps you to surf the web anonymously through your iPad leaving no traces behind, which will help keeping your selves and your internet activity private from your ISP and Mobile Carrier.
Still, if you find difficult in setting up a VPN connection just do not worry, buy any of the above listed services, they also offer remote desktop support to setup a connection on your system. Still, if there is a problem, drop in an email at support(@)bestvpnservice.com. I will reply you with in some hours and we will have a chat session to connect you to your VPN on iPad or any other device.
Here you go with some other resources on how to connect to a VPN on iPad.
Have a safe and secure online life !!
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