Create VPN on Android programmatically-ThrowExceptions

Exception or error:

I know this has been asked before, but most of them are 3 to 4 years ago with no definite answers. I would like to know if this is already possible as of 2015.

How to solve:

Also there seems to API working for that in Android 22.
VpnService and VpnService.Builder.
Also you should check out this sample

Update: seems much better option when using openVPN profiles


Yes, there is an API for an android VpnService ( which was added in API 14.

In addition, some CyanogenMod ROMs have an openvpn binary preinstalled.


API is one for OpenVPN:

This provides one potential VPN solution that you are fully in control of (the server is open-source also), but it is not PPTP or IPSec. If you understand the PPTP protocol, it should be possible to use this as a model to implement such a VPN client.

I think u find more information here:

How to programmatically create a new VPN interface with Android 4.0?

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