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macOS - VPN Configuration Profile IKEv2 & L2TP

Compatible with all macOS versions after 10.7 Lion (released 2011)

1. Download your macOS Configuration Profile

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IMPORTANT: Use Apple's default browser Safari.
Otherwise this download will fail to trigger the install sequence described below.

What is Configuration Profile?: Configuration Profile is data file (in XML format) with configuration information that can configure Apple iOS or macOS device. Format of the file is Apple specific and works with Apple devices only.

2. Confirm the Installation

Older macOS versions will open downloaded file automatically and just ask for confirmation - click Install.

However latest versions of macOS act differently:
You will see a popup message that says: "Review the profile in System Preferences if you want to install it".

Open System Preferences from the Apple menu, and select Profiles
Confirm the installation - click Install....

After the VPN profile is installed successfully the Profile section of System Preferences will look like this:
(+ any other additional Profiles you may have installed)

3. Enable the 'VPN Status' icon

If you already have it, skip to the next step.

Go to System Preferences / Network
Select one of the newly configured VPN connections: WatchUKTvAnywhere IKEv2 or L2TP
Select "Show VPN status in menu bar", and then Apply

How to Disconnect from or Connect to VPN server.

Click on the VPN connections icon, and select Connect or Disconnect.
Try both types of VPN: IKEv2 and L2TP to see which one works best for you.
But don't connect both at the same time!

Problems connecting? - Try both types of VPN: L2TP and IKEv2

(but do not connect both at the same time)

Still unbale to connect - Try the alternative connection method below: