How to configure Flow VPN on Android

You’ve signed up for Flow VPN and received your client area and VPN login details by email. Next, you need to configure your computer / device…

Manually configure using PPTP protocol

1. Go to Settings > More Settings > VPNAndroid4-settings)vpn

 

 

 

 

2. Select ‘Add VPN network’

3. Populate the fields as follows:Android4-PPTP
Name = Flow VPN
Type = PPTP
Server address = choose a server location from the list in your client area, entered in the format us.flow.host
…then ‘Save

 

 

 

4. Android4-connectYou’re ready to connect!
You’ll have been taken back to the VPN connections list. Select Flow VPN, enter your username (this will be your email address) and the VPN password shown in your client area (please note, this is not the password you use to log in to your client area!)
Click ‘Connect

 

 

5. Android4-notebarYou’ll be able to see that you’re connected by pulling down your notifications bar.

 

To disconnect, tap ‘VPN activated‘ then you’ll see your VPN status screen. Select ‘Disconnect‘.

Manually configure a L2TP connection

1. Go to Settings > More Settings > VPN

 

 

 

 

2. Select ‘Add VPN network’

3. Populate the fields as follows:
Android4-L2TPName = Flow VPN L2TP
Type = L2TP/IPSec PSK
Server address = choose a server location from the list in your client area, entered in the format us.flow.host
IPSec pre-shared key = bewhereprojects
…then ‘Save

 

 

4. Android4-connectYou’re ready to connect!
You’ll have been taken back to the VPN connections list. Select Flow VPN, enter your username (this will be your email address) and the VPN password show in your client area (please note that this is not the same password that you use to log in to your client area!)
Click ‘Connect

 

 

5. Android4-notebarYou’ll be able to see that you’re connected by pulling down your notifications bar.

 

Android4-disconnectTo disconnect, tap ‘VPN activated‘ then you’ll see your VPN status screen. Select ‘Disconnect‘.