How do I configure my iPad to connect to my Windows 10 VPN server?

Jan 27, 2021
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I have an application where I need to access my PC from my iPad over the Internet and have the PC assign my iPad an IP address within the range of my LAN (i.e.

I've created a VPN server using the built-in capabilities of Windows 10 Pro.

However, for the life of me, I can't figure out how to configure my iPad as client. I don't have a security certificate from my PC, nor do I see a way to share a secret that the iPad is asking for.

Does anyone have any idea how to proceed?

Thanks a million,



May 6, 2015
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How will your iPad connect to the internet? Presumably you want to be remote from your PC doing this.
iPads can do cellular ( if you buy that option), Wifi and some Apple specific connections.
iPads can do DHCP and be allocated an non-routable address if they are Wifi connected to an access point.

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