How to Set Up Your Galaxy Tab S2 Nook to Use a Virtual Private Networks

By Corey Sandler

Some institutions, businesses, and advanced individual users may insist on setting up a Virtual Private Network (VPN) if you plan to use your Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK to exchange sensitive information over the Internet. The nuts-and-bolts of setting up such a system is a more complicated subject than can be covered here, but your Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK is perfectly capable of working with one.

There is one extra step in order to use a VPN: You must set up a screen lock, PIN, or password and unlock your tablet before use.

Here’s how to set up your Tab S2 NOOK to use a VPN:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon and then the Settings icon.

  2. Tap More Connection Settings.

  3. Tap VPN.

  4. Tap Add VPN.

  5. Follow the onscreen instructions.

After you configure your tablet to work with a VPN, here’s how to connect to it:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon and then tap the Settings icon.

  2. Tap More Connection Settings.

  3. Tap VPN.

  4. Tap the VPN you want to use to select it, and then enter your login information.

  5. Tap Connect.

To edit or delete a VPN, do this:

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon and then tap the Settings icon.

  2. Tap More Connection Settings.

  3. Touch and hold the VPN you want to edit or delete.

  4. Follow the onscreen instructions.