• HTC Cha Cha Touch & Type | How to Setup VPN on HTC ChaCha

    by  • October 12, 2011 • Android VPN, Learn VPN

    Review of HTC ChaCha as a Phone !! 

    Today i am going to discuss something about one of the unique and featured product of Android. The Touch and the Type Smartphone which has been brought into the market for all the Android Lovers. Not only it just have the touch feature but also has Qwerty Keyboard. I think with this very brief and mysterious introduction about the product my readers are getting what i am trying to point out. A product from Android with all such features is non other than HTC ChaCha. With its unique name and stylish features HTC ChaCha has made its ground the in global market and people get attracted with its looks and features. What else does you want if you will get the touch and Qwerty feature in your Smartphone.HTC Android Cha Cha

    It is quiet similar to Blackberry bold but it can’t be compared with it as it is thinner and sleeker than Blackberry Bold. Having weight of just 120g makes it outstanding. ChaCha is made up from metal and plastic, giving a nice combination of materials and an attractive and lucrative design. It is among the Best Android Products featuring with Android OS V2.3 (Gingerbread). Gingerbread is an updated version from Android with exclusive and wide range of application and features.

    It has got various features which makes it different from many other Smartphone.  Bottom of the display has the normal touch controls for home, menu, back and search, with the volume rocker and standby/lock buttons falling into their regular places.

    No to forget about the Facebook button which is just beneath the keyboard, a little too prominently, emphasizing the fact that this phone is a little bit different from regular HTC phones. The HTC ChaCha isn’t just a phone with a Facebook button though, as it’s the first candy-bar Android device with a full QWERTY keyboard.

    It has various applications and softwares which can be downloadable from Android Market. Let’s come to the main point which  makes a user to think and googling around to get the best information. And that is security!!! What security do you need to have on your HTC ChaCha. According to the research people are looking to make their devices protected from spammers and other unethical hactivists who are looking to hunt innocent users by crashing and snapping their data’s and use it for their unethical activities.

    Users use their smart phones everything from communication to transactions to office work which makes security and privacy of the device a very important matter. Moreover people keep their important and private information in their smartphone and share it according to their needs on internet. So, the main point here is that people need security on their HTC ChaCha but how will they get it?Well VPN is the only thing that can secure HTC ChaCha or any other Smartphone from Spammers and Hackers who hack the your WiFi sessions. VPN will completely encrypt users data through secure path which will not allow anyone to look into it. So, it gets secured and user will feel the freedom of security through VPN. Here i will guide you with the basic and easy steps how to configure VPN Android on HTC ChaCha.

    How to Setup VPN on HTC ChaCha:

    Add a new VPN connection:

    1. Press the Home icon, press Menu, and tap Settings
    2. Tap Wireless & networks
    3. Tap VPN settings
    4. Tap Add VPN
    5. Select the type of VPN to add (PPTP, L2TP, L2TP/IPSec PSK VPN, L2TP/IPsec CRT VPN)
    6. Fill in VPN details such as VPN name, VPN server, etc (the required settings will depend on type of VPN selected and will be provided to you by your VPN Provider or network admin)
    7. Click Save or Done.

    Connecting to the VPN:

    1. Press Home icon, press Menu, and tap Settings
    2. Tap Wireless & networks
    3. Tap VPN settings.
    4. The VPN connections you have added are now listed.
    5. Tap the VPN you wish to connect to.
    6. A dialog box will open asking for your credentials, enter them and touch connect

    When connected to a VPN, you will see an ongoing notification in the Status bar on your HTC ChaCha. If you should get disconnected, you will receive a notification and an option to go back to the VPN settings section.

    Disconnecting from the VPN:

    Simply open the notifications panel at the top of the screen on your HTC ChaCha and click on the VPN notification, then tap disconnect.