VPNs can be cranky, but paying attention will introduce you to a world of information and settings preferences.
So take your time, explore, restart when you have to, and give everything time to "settle in" before moving to the next step too quickly.
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For best installation results, watch the video here:
Once the F-Secure Freedome for Business VPN software has been installed, here are some things you will want to become familiar with:
The best way to confirm the VPN's status is with the app itself:
On iOS 13.3 and higher, you can also swipe from the upper-right of the corner toward the middle of the screen:
Your device's status bar will sometimes show a "VPN" icon when it's turned on and connected by WiFi. This is an unreliable indicator of the VPN's status. We recommend using the Freedome app itself to check it's ON/OFF status.
*** The app holds a world of information. Explore it's features and settings preferences to suit your needs and operating environment.
The Virtual Location feature of a VPN masks your physical location and IP address.
When you choose a virtual location, it gives your device an address in the country you select.
*** For best performance, use the virtual location nearest to your physical location.
Nearly everything you do online is tracked, and the data is stored - usually by unaccountable parties and for indefinite periods of time.
Not with your VPN!
Encryption and tunneling are the two, key features of the VPN.
Read more about encryption and tunneling, here.
Stay safe by keeping your VPN "ON"!
For more about VPNs and how to protect your privacy, personal information, and physical safety: