How To Connect VPN On Samsung Galaxy S9

The Galaxy S9 comes with a virtual private network (VPN), which allows a user to secure their connection. It’s best to connect to a VPN if you’d like to handle some sensitive data with your Samsung Galaxy S9. Your data and information are secure with VPN, and you are sure that an unauthorized person will not access your communication.

VPN is the recommended network, and it is worth knowing how to set it up and use it with the whole process taking a few minutes. Below are instructions on How to Setup VPN Connection on the Galaxy S9.

Adding a Virtual Private Network to the Samsung Galaxy S9

 

  1. Go to the home screen
  2. Find the applications and tap on the settings
  3. While here click on the “More” button option
  4. You will detect the wireless networks then you tap on the “VPN” networks
  5. Select an option from the two available:
    • The VPN
    • The IP [sec]
  6. Tap on “Add VPN” button from the top right of the screen
    • This step will redirect you to a field for name entry, and your options will depend on which one of the two VPN types you have opted for, but if you are not sure of this you have to contact the VPN administrator or your internet provider to give you the server information
  7. Swipe down menu from the name field and select one of the following VPNs:
    • IPSec Hybrid RSA
    • IKEv2 PSK
    • IKEv2 RSA
    • IPSec Xauth PSK
    • IPSec Xauth RSA
    • PPTP
    • L2TP/IPSec PSK
    • L2TP/IPSec RSAIP
    • Sec IKEv2 RSA
  8. Fill in all the other qualifying fields
  9. Tap on the Show advanced options – Note that Options will only be available according to the selected VPN as follows:
    • Forwarding routes
    • DNS servers
    • DNS Search domains
    • Server Address
  10. Finally, Tap the Save button

 

 

 

 

The instructions above are everything you need to do to configure a VPN on Samsung Galaxy S9. The steps should work like a charm, and you receive the right server details from your VPN administrator.

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