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Manual OpenVPN Setup for iOS/iPad

Updated on: 2017-06-25 12:29:12 UTC

Introduction

Our VPN for iOS immediately protects your internet privacy and security while giving you full internet freedom and instant access to content streaming.

To download and install SaferVPN for iOS automatically: SAFERVPN FOR IOS

To manually set up an OpenVPN connection to SaferVPN directly in the iOS/iPad system, follow our step by step guide detailed below:

Setup

  1. Download the .OVPN configuration files from here: https://www.safervpn.com/support/articles/214036025-What-are-SaferVPN-s-OpenVPN-configuration-files-for-manual-setup-
  2. Once you have downloaded the configuration file of the server you wish to connect, save the file on your PC.
  3. Go to the App Store with your iPad/iPhone.

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  4. Tap on Search.
  5. Enter the OpenVPN Connect in the search bar.
  6. Select Get, and then Install.

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  7. Once it has finished open the configuration files from step 1.
  8. Select Open in OpenVPN.

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  9. Tap on the green plus sign. 

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    NOTE: To add more servers you need to perform steps 8-10 with the other configuration files as well.
  10. Enter your SaferVPN credentials.

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  11. Tap on the button to connect to the VPN.

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Need help installing our VPN on another device? Check out our: VPN for Windows, VPN for MAC, VPN for iOS, VPN for Android, VPN Router, and our VPN Chrome Extension.

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