Auto Connect VPN on iPhone/iOS after Unlock – How To


If you are tired of connecting to VPN again and again whenever you unlock your device then this article will be very helpful for you.I am gonna share with you some easy methods to connect to VPN automatically whenever you unlock your device.With the help of classic activator jailbreak tweak your device will automatically connect to VPN whenever you will unblock your device.

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What are reasons behind automatic disconnection of VPN in sleep state?

In all iOS device it automatically disconnects VPN in sleep state.The main reason behind this automatic disconnection is to save the battery.Apple has such features that whenever you lock your device or restarts it or in sleep state,your device will automatically disconnects VPN. Your device will remain intact with internet connection but your device will not get full internet connection.Whenever you don’t have completed internet connection your device will still be able to receive all notifications except notifications from VPN apps.This is because VPN apps require complete internet connection to work properly.One of the main reason of VPN apps not working is because it has to protect the traffic.So whenever you unlock your device you have to go to the settings and then you need to connect to internet again and again.

How to automatically reconnect VPN in iOS devices?

As in this universe there is no single problem that exists without its solution.You don’t need to worry about reconnecting VPN again and again whenever you unlock your device.If you have jailbreak tweak then you don’t need to go to settings and then reconnect it again and again whenever your device is in sleep state.By using Activator Cydia tweak you don’t need to reconnect it again and again.Activator Cydia Tweak will automatically reconnect it without going to settings.


Now if your device is jailbroken then you don’t have to enable VPN every time when it’s disconnected .If you are a jailbreaker just unlock your Device to get connected to the VPN. You can Automatically connect your device to the VPN by just installing Activator Cydia Tweak .

REQUIREMENTS To Enable VPN Automatically 

  • First of all your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch must be jailbroken.
  • This will work on iOS 13 and below
  • Activator


Step-1: First if you don’t have a VPN on your device then Install a VPN on your iPhone/iPad.You can find VPN in the app store. If your device already have VPN installed then there is no need to install VPN from app store.

Step-2: Once installation process completes .Go back to the home screen of your device and then add VPN profile to the Settings.

 auto-connect to VPN on iPhone

Step-3:Install Activator on your iDevice .You can download and install Activator for iPhone/iPad from Ryan Petrich’s repository (

Step-4:Launch the activator and there you will see Anywhere option. Select Anywhere button located at the top of the screen.

Step-5:Scroll down until you see Unlocked option.If you are unable to find Unlocked option then go to the search box and type Unlocked.This action will allow us to trigger auto connection later.


Step-6:In the Search Box  ⁠Type “VPN”.

Step-7: ⁠In the result you have to select (Activate switch)”.

That’s it Now go back to the home screen lock your iPhone/iPad. Then again unlock your iPhone/iPad to test whether your iPhone/iPad connects automatically to VPN. I hope now it’s connected automatically.

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