VPNUK OpenVPN Client

Setting up VPNUK application on iOS

The VPNUK app provides a highly secure, multi configurable and widely compatible OpenVPN connection to the VPNUK network, it offers an extremely simple interface for new and existing users of VPNUK. The VPNUK app has been designed and created to be very easy to use, we have ensured zero configuration is required from the user in order to connect to a VPNUK account. Once installed simply enter your login credentials, choose your server and then hit the connect button, it really is as simple as that. New users can select a free 7 day unlimited trial account on any of the VPNUK platforms.

1. Go to App Store

Go to App Store on your Apple device

2. Install VPNUK from App Store

Install VPNUK from the App Store. Once installed, click onto the ‘VPNUK’ icon to start the application. The VPNUK App can be found at: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/vpnuk/id1485091594

3. Select account type

The VPNUK App allows users to connect to their account from their User Account or their VPN Account. We’ll show you how to connect to your existing VPN Account first, without logging into your user account. If you would prefer to login using your User Account credentials please go to Part 7 of this setup guide. To continue setting up with a VPN Account connection, click onto ‘VPN Account’.

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4. Login username and password.

Enter your VPN login ‘username’ and ‘password’ and then click onto ‘Pick a VPN Server..’.

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5. Select your server

Select the type of account you have or would like to connect to, then click onto your server. NOTE: If you have an account on a Dedicated or 1:1 Server please ensure you connect to the server that has been assigned to you. All users can connect connect to any of the Shared IP servers.

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6. Connect.

You can now connect to your VPNUK Account.

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7. Connecting to VPNUK through your User Account

Enter your User credentials and then click ‘Sign In’.

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8. Choose VPN Account

Click onto the ‘Pick a VPN Account to connect..’ button.

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9. Select your subscription

You will now be presented with at least one subscription, click onto the VPN Account you would like to connect to.

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10. Select the account

You will now be presented with at least one account, click onto the account you would like to connect to.

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11. Server Confirmation (Dedicated IP Accounts Only)

If your account is located on a Dedicated IP server the system will automatically select your server for you. You can also connect to any of our Shared IP servers. Click onto ‘OK’.

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12. Selecting your Server

If your account is located on one of our Shared IP servers you can now click onto the ‘Pick a VPN Server..’ button and select any Shared IP server from the list of servers.

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13. Switching Server

If you would like to switch server at any time you can do so by clicking onto the Selected Server.

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14. Connect to the VPN

You can now Connect by clicking onto the ‘Connect’ button.

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15. Switching Account

If you have multiple accounts and would like to switch to a different VPN Account click onto the ‘Selected Subscription’ and you can choose another of your accounts to connect to.

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Optional Settings

1. Settings

Click onto the settings icon to view the optional settings.

2. Socket Type

You have the choice of TCP or UDP protocol when connecting to the VPNUK service.

3. Port

Each protocol has a choice of port which you can use.

4. Kill Switch

If your internet connection is lost or if it changes and your VPN is disconnected you can choose to automatically reconnect.

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