VPN Setup for iPhone, iPad

Issue/Question

How do I set up an Oregon State VPN on an iPhone or iPad device?

Relates To (Environment)

  • Oregon State
    • Student
    • Employee
      • iPhone/iPad/iPod
        • VPN

Resolution

Cisco AnyConnect

  1. Open up the App Store, search for and download Cisco AnyConnect
  2. Once downloaded, open the app

  1. Tap on "Connections" and then "Add new VPN Connection"
    • Description can be whatever you like, but can be something like "OSU VPN"
    • Server Address: sds.oregonstate.edu
    • Advanced options can be left alone
  2. Tap "Done" and then select your VPN. 
  3. On the home page, turn the VPN on
  4. Now you can enter your ONID username and password and tap "Connect"

  1. A window similar to this will pop-up. Tap "Accept".
  2. Your iPhone/iPad should now be conencted to the OSU network.
    • You can verify by seeing a small "VPN" icon at the top of your device

iPhone/iPad settings

If setting up Cisco AnyConnect is problematic, try these instructions:

  1. Tap Settings then General then Network then VPN
  2. Tap Add VPN Configuration Configure as shown
  3. Tap Save
  4. To start VPN, select Settings and turn VPN on
  5. It will prompt for your ONID password
  6. Click continue
  7. Your iPhone/iPad should now be conencted to the OSU network.
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    • You can verify by seeing a small "VPN" icon at the top of your device

For assistance, contact the IS Service Desk.

Details

Article ID: 51191
Created
Wed 3/28/18 4:11 PM
Modified
Wed 4/24/19 1:35 PM

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