Skip to Contents Skip to Accessibility Help
Close

Help Library

Find help information for your LG product

Select a product category and then pick a topic or search a keyword.

LG NEXUS VPN SERVICES

Operation Cell Phones Last Updated 10/24/2015
LG NEXUS VPN SERVICES

Virtual private networks (VPNs) allow entry into secured local networks from the outside. Corporations, schools, and other institutions use VPNs to grant access to local network resources when people are not on campus or connected to a wireless network.

To configure VPN access, you must first obtain the details from your network administrator. Depending on your organization's solution, you may need to obtain a VPN app, either from your administrator or on Google Play.

Note: Some Settings, Menus, or Icons may differ from that of your device, this article should only be used as a general reference.


  1. From the Home Screen, tap Apps  > Settings  > More > VPN.

Note: You need to set a lock screen PIN or password before you can use credential storage.  This is required prior to setting up your VPN.

  1. Tap Edit VPN profile

  2. In the form that appears, fill in the information provided by your network administrator.

  3. Touch Save. The VPN is added to the list on the VPN screen.

  1. From the Home Screen, tap Apps  > Settings  > More > VPN.

  2. Tap the name of the VPN you would like to connect.

  3. In the dialog that opens, enter any requested credentials.

  4. Touch Connect.

Note: When you're connected to a VPN, a Status icon and notification are displayed continuously. To disconnect, touch the notification for the VPN connection.

  1. From the Home Screen, tap Apps  > Settings  > More > VPN.

  2. Touch & hold the name of the VPN profile.

  3. In the dialog that opens, touch Edit profile.

  4. Edit the VPN settings you want and touch Save.

  1. From the Home Screen, tap Apps  > Settings  > More > VPN.

  2. Touch & hold the name of the VPN profile.

  3. In the dialog that opens, touch Delete profile.

Article Feedback

Q1. Overall, how satisfied were you with the usefulness of this information?
1 2 3 4 5
Q1-1. Why were you dissatisfied with the usefulness of this information?
Q2. How would you improve the information?

Characters left : 500 / 500