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==Windows 7==
 
===To Find the VPN Client on Your WSU Laptop===
 
  
*On PC, if you go to your Start Menu, and search "Cisco" in the search bar, it should be the first search result.  
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==To Find the VPN Client on Your WSU Laptop==
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* On PC (Windows 8.1)
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** From the START screen type in VPN (anywhere on the screen)
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** SEARCH will appear on the right hand side of your screen.  Choose Cisco VPN Client.
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** The "Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client" box will appear.
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** Click on "Connect"
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*On PC (Windows 7), if you go to your Start Menu, and search "Cisco" in the search bar, it should be the first search result.  
 
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*On Mac, if you go to Spotlight (in the upper right corner), and search "Cisco", it should be the first search result under Applications.
 
*On Mac, if you go to Spotlight (in the upper right corner), and search "Cisco", it should be the first search result under Applications.

Revision as of 14:28, 21 July 2014

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VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. Using the Cisco VPN client software, you can connect a WSU laptop or home computer to the WSU network from off campus. This software is already installed on all WSU laptops. You can install it on a personally-owned computer yourself. A VPN connection enables you to access select network resources as if you were on campus connected to our network directly. This includes:


To Find the VPN Client on Your WSU Laptop

  • On PC (Windows 8.1)
    • From the START screen type in VPN (anywhere on the screen)
    • SEARCH will appear on the right hand side of your screen. Choose Cisco VPN Client.
    • The "Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client" box will appear.
    • Click on "Connect"


  • On PC (Windows 7), if you go to your Start Menu, and search "Cisco" in the search bar, it should be the first search result.

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  • On Mac, if you go to Spotlight (in the upper right corner), and search "Cisco", it should be the first search result under Applications.

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