Apple iOS AnyConnect Setup Tutorial

AnyConnect Setup Tutorial for Apple iOS Devices

The following instructions go step–by–step through an AnyConnect installation on Apple Devices.

1. Install Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client

Go to the App Store and search for ‘Cisco AnyConnect’, then install it.

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2. Open Cisco AnyConnect

Locate Cisco AnyConnect on your home screen and open it.

3. Settings

Click onto ‘Settings’ and then toggle OFF the option to ‘Block Untrusted Servers’.

4. Add VPN Connection

Click onto ‘Connections and then click ‘Add VPN Connection’.

5. Description

Enter any Description for your connection.

6. Server Address

Input your server details.
Server Address: Enter the server IP or DNS address of the server you would like to connect to, followed by a colon and port number 4443.
For example, if your account is located on UK23, you would enter its DNS address as: or its IP followed by :4443

7. Save

Click onto ‘Save’, to save your server settings.

8. Allow Configuration

AnyConnect needs permission from you to create the new connection, click onto ‘Allow’.

9. Enter Passcode

If you use a passcode, you will have to enter it here in order to confirm the configuration.

10. Connect VPN

You can now toggle the AnyConnect VPN connection to the ON position.

11. Confirmation

If you receive an untrusted server prompt click onto ‘Continue’. If you are unsure of, or would like to view the server identity, click ‘Details’, the certificate is issued to VPNUK.

12. Enter Username

Enter your login username into the ‘Username’ field, then click onto ‘Connect’.

13. Enter Password

Enter your login password into the ‘Password’ field, then click onto ‘Connect’.

13. Connected

You should now be connected to the VPN.