iPhone Tips and Tricks

Connect vpn using Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client third party applications

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Connect vpn using Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client:

In general, we can connect to VPN from Settings page on an iOS device. But, there may be situations where you may face problems while connecting to the Virtual Private Network. In such cases, we opt for third party application which provides such kind of service. You can use any of the third party application like Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client service in such cases. You can get this AnyConnect application on your device from App Store.

How to get VPN connection using any third party applications using App Store?

Connect iPhone to VPN Client

Launch App Store on your device and search for the Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client application. Hit the appropriate app from the search results and move to the app details modal. Tap on ‘Install’ button to get the AnyConnect application installed on your device. In order to have a connection to VPN we must always have strong network strength. Always make sure that you have a proper internet connection. Now open this AnyConnect application on your device and turn on the ‘AnyConnect VPN’ toggle button.

AnyConnect VPN for iPad, iPhone

If you didn’t save any VPN connection, this will direct you to ‘Add VPN Connection’ modal or else you will be asked to enter your username and password. Enter the Description, Server Address and tap on ‘Save’ button. The saved VPN connection gets listed under the Connections list. Now again turn on the toggle button beside ‘AnyConnect VPN’ and tap on ‘Continue’ button to navigate to ‘Authentication’ page.

Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client

Enter your Username and Password (i.e., the RSA token) and tap on ‘Connect’ button. You may now find a confirmation pop-up where you need to tap on ‘Accept’ button to connect to VPN. This is how you can connect to VPN using AnyConnect.


Originally posted 2015-08-09 16:44:04.