Enable Split Tunnel in your Norton product to manage your VPN traffic

The Split Tunnel feature in the Norton app lets you exclude some of your apps from the VPN channel while other apps access the Internet directly.

The Split Tunnel feature is only available on Norton 360 app and Norton Secure VPN app for Windows and Android.

Depending on your device, choose one of the following to access Split Tunnel.

I have Norton 360 app on Windows

  1. Open your Norton device security product.

    If you see the My Norton window, next to Secure VPN, from the drop-down menu, click Settings.

  2. In the Settings window, next to Split Tunnel, click the icon.

  3. In the Split Tunnel window, move the slider to enable the feature.

    In the App Excluded section, click Add and select the application that you want to exclude from the Secure VPN traffic.

  4. In the alert message that you receive, click OK.

    The newly selected apps will be excluded from your Secure VPN traffic when you turn on VPN next time.

    The alert message appears only when Secure VPN is turned on in Norton 360.

I have Norton Secure VPN app on Windows

  1. Launch Norton Secure VPN app on Windows.

  2. Click the Settings icon at the top of the app and then click Split Tunnel.

  3. In the Split Tunnel page, move the slider to enable Exclude apps from your Secure VPN traffic.

  4. Click Add an Application.

    In the Add Another Application window, select the application that you want to exclude from the Secure VPN traffic and click Open.

  5. Click Turn on VPN.

I have Norton Secure VPN on Android

  1. Open Secure VPN.

  2. Tap the menu icon on the top left of the screen and tap Settings.
  3. In the Settings screen, move the slider to enable Split Tunneling.

  4. To exclude an app, tap Exclude Apps under Split Tunneling.

  5. In the Exclude Apps screen, click to select the apps that you want to exclude from Secure VPN traffic.

    Turn off VPN and turn it on again to apply the changes made for Split Tunneling.

I have Norton 360 app on Android

  1. From the home screen, launch the Norton 360 app.

  2. Tap VPN.

  3. In the Privacy screen, at the top-right corner, tap the settings icon .

  4. Next to Split Tunneling, move the slider to turn it on.

  5. To exclude an app, under Split Tunneling, tap Exclude Apps.

  6. In the Exclude Apps screen, click to select the apps that you want to exclude from Secure VPN traffic.

  7. To apply the changes made for Split Tunneling, turn off VPN and turn it on again.

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DOCID: v137513095
Operating System: Android;Windows
Last modified: 05/27/2022