Android

This instruction will help you to establish a VPN connection on your Android device.

Prerequisites

  • Established and operational internet access
  • Valid u:account UserID and password

Installing and setting up software

Open the Google Play Store and search for the F5 Access App. Click on Install on the F5 Access app.

Screenshot Android F5 Acess App Google Play Store

Click on Open to open the app after it has been installed.

Screenshot open Android F5 app

Now select CONFIGURE SERVER.

Screenshot Android F5 Access configure server

Enter the following data:

  • Configuration name: UniVPN
  • Server url:­ https://vpn.univie.ac.at

Then click on NEXT.

Screenshot Android F5Access configuration

Activate the option Web Logon. Confirm the settings with the checkmark on top of the right side.

screenshot Android F5Access activate web logon

Establishing VPN connection

Open the F5 Access App.

Screenshot Android F5 Access App öffnen

Click on CONNECT.

Screenshot Android F5 Access connect

When asked if F5 Access should be allowed to make or manage phone calls press ALLOW.

Android F5 Access allow phone calls

Enter your u:account access data and click on Logon.

Screenshot Android Zugangsdaten eingeben

When asked if you want to allow the connection select OK.

Screenshot F5 Access Android allow connection

The VPN connection should now be established. The key symbol on the top of the left side of your display indicates the active VPN connection.

Screenshot Android F5 Access connected

Disconnecting VPN connection

To disconnect the VPN connection, click on DISCONNECT in the F5 Access App.