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.