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** SEARCH will appear on the right hand side of your screen.  Choose "Cisco VPN Client".
 
** SEARCH will appear on the right hand side of your screen.  Choose "Cisco VPN Client".
 
** Click on "Connect"
 
** Click on "Connect"
 
*[http://learn.winona.edu/Fixing_broken_VPN_connection_on_Windows_8.1 How to fix a broken VPN connection in Windows 8.1]
 
  
 
===On PC (Windows 7)===
 
===On PC (Windows 7)===

Revision as of 21:32, 9 February 2015

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VPN stands for Virtual Private Network. Using the Cisco VPN client software, you can connect a WSU laptop to the WSU network from off campus. This software is already installed on all WSU laptops. 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".
    • 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.

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