Setup IKEv2 VPN on Windows phone 8.1

//Setup IKEv2 VPN on Windows phone 8.1
Setup IKEv2 VPN on Windows phone 8.1 2016-11-09T16:33:03+00:00

Acevpn IKEv2 VPN servers use next generation Elliptic curve encryption. The following is a step-by-step guide on how to install VPN connection using the IPSEC Internet Key Exchange (IKEv2) protocol on Windows Phone 8.1.

Summary:

  • Download and install Acevpn Root CA.
  • Add VPN Profile, Input username, password and server IP address.
  • Enjoy!

Installation instructions

  1. On your Windows Phone, visit Members area and tap on IKEv2 Certificate button to download / install certificate.

    Download and Install IKEv2 certificate on your Windows Phone 8.1

  2. Input Acevpn.com Root CA for Certificate name and tap OK to import the certificate.

    Install IKEv2 certificate

    Root certificate installed

  3. In the App list, Go to Settings, Select VPN. Turn on the VPN status. Select + to add/create a new profile.

    Tap on Settings

    Choose VPN Setup

    Add VPN Profile

  4. Input the following
    Server name or IP address: Ace VPN Server IP address. You can find IP’s in openvpn config file.
    Type: IKEv2
    Connecting Using: user name+password
    User name: Your VPN Username
    Password: Your VPN Password
    Profile name: Give the profile a name to identify this connection
    Hit Save.

    Input Server IP, VPN Username and Password

    Hit Save

    VPN profile has now been created

  5. Tap on newly created profile to connect to VPN. When VPN connection is established Status shows Connected.

    VPN connection successful

  6. Check your IP address on www.acevpn.com to confirm that your IP has changed

    Hide Your IP