How To Use VPN On Nexus 7

How To Use VPN On Nexus 7
How To Use VPN On Nexus 7

Virtual private networks (VPNs) allow you to connect to the resources inside a secured local network, from outside that network. VPNs are commonly deployed by corporations, schools, and other institutions to let people access local network resources when not on campus, or when connected to a wireless network.

  • To configure VPN access, you must first obtain the details from your network administrator. Depending on your organizations solution, you may need to obtain a VPN app, either from your administrator or on Google Play.
  • The VPN settings screen allows you to add VPN networks and adjust their settings. To view this screen and perform the tasks described here, go to Settings > Wireless & networks > More > VPN.

How to add a VPN on Nexus 7

  • From the VPN screen, touch Add VPN profile.
  • In the form that appears, fill in the information provided by your network administrator
  • Touch Save.
  • The VPN is added to the list on the VPN screen.

How to connect to a VPN on Nexus 7

  • From the VPN screen, touch the name of the VPN.
  • In the dialog that opens, enter any requested credentials.
  • Touch Connect.
  • When youre connected to a VPN, a Status icon and notification are displayed continuously. To disconnect, touch the notification for the VPN connection.

How to edit a VPN on Nexus 7

  • From the VPN screen, touch & hold the name of the VPN profile.
  • In the dialog that opens, touch Edit profile.
  • Edit the VPN settings you want.
  • Touch Save.

How to delete a VPN on Nexus 7

  • From the VPN screen, touch & hold the name of the VPN profile.
  • Touch & hold the VPN you want to delete.
  • In the dialog that opens, touch Delete profile.

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