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How to Setup PureVPN Manually on iOS Device (IkEv2) ?

Apr 08, 2016
Jan 06, 2021
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PureVPN will empower any mobile device, including iOS devices with the smoothest browsing experience and premium security. And all you have to do is follow the steps clearly laid out below:

Things to Consider:

Before you begin, please make sure that:

  • You have a working internet connection
  • An iOS device with iOS 9 and above version installed (iPad, iPhone etc.)
  • A Premium PureVPN account (if you haven’t bought yet click here to buy)

Follow these simple steps to configure IKEv2 manually on your iOS device:

1 Go to your home screen and tap on “Settings”

2 Tap “VPN”

3 Tap “Add VPN Configuration…”

4 Manually add the following information:

  • Enter “PureVPNIKEv2“in the description field.
  • Enter the server address. Click here to get the server list.
  • Please enter in “Remote ID” field.
  • Enter your PureVPN Username, e.g: purevpn0m12345
  • Enter your PureVPN password.

Important Note: Please always remember your PureVPN username & password is different from your Website Member Area email address & Password.

5 Tap the status button to establish a VPN connection.

6 Upon successful connection, a status will be displayed in the menu bar. Also, you can manage your VPN connection through the network settings option.

Congratulations! You are now connected to PureVPN. Enjoy Internet Freedom!!

Please use the comment box for your suggestions & feedback. For additional help, please submit support ticket with errors and screen shots (if possible) or contact our 24/7 live chat.

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Comments (4 )


  1. PureVPN Team says:


    Thanks for reaching out. Kindly do the following:

    Connection Name: PureVPNProfile

    Connection Type: IKEv2


    Local Identifier:

    Remote Identifier:

    Machine Authentication: Certificate

    Identity Certificate: .p12 certificate

    Enable EAP: CHECKED

    EAP Authentication: Username/Password

    Account: `username`

    Password: `password`

    You will need to purchase a Wildcard certificate for signing profiles.

    Hope this helps let us know if we can help you with anything else!

  2. Wild Dog says:

    Hi, is there any way you can provide the settings to configure IkEv2 VPN on iOS (iPhone 6) using Apple Configurator 2? Thanks

  3. E Debbie Yan says:

    Hi I have installed your VPN and I am still unable to get into US even though the VPN is connected. My deviceis an ipad

    • PureVPN Team says:

      @Debbie I apologies for inconvenience. In this case you are requested to join us on live chat as that would be the best way to get you connected swiftly!