VPN at LSU: Installing AnyConnect Client (Windows)




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LSU Microsoft Licensing Note

LSU No Longer uses MAK License Activation Keys.  To change from MAK to KMS, see the following information:

Windows 7: MAK to KMS & Office 2010: MAK to KMS


Pre-Installation Notes

1. ITS recommends using Chrome, Firefox or Safari.  (See ITS Web Browser Recommendation for more information.)

2. Review System Requirements.

3.  Java is required in order to run the installer.  If the installer detects that you do not have Java, click HERE to Update Java.

(How do I install Java on a Windows Computer?)


Installation Steps

1. Copy & paste into a browser: https://client.vpn.lsu.edu.  (*This will only work off-campus*)

2. Enter your PAWS ID & password, and click Login.

screenshot of the VPN Login screen
 

(If prompted, click Yes to continue.)
screenshot of User Account Control alert window


3. Click Next.

screenshot of cisco Any Connect Secure mobility client setup window


4. Select I accept the terms in the License Agreement.

5. Click Next.

screenshot of the terms and license agreement


6. Click Install.

screenshot of ready to install window


7. Click Finish when the installation complete.

screenshot of the Finish page of the client setup
 

8. Cisco AnyConnect is installed on your computer.  The installation will let you know when it is done and you can verify that the VPN client is connected by looking in the taskbar for the AnyConnect icon.

screen shot of connection established VPN Client window.


9.  Type client.vpn.lsu.edu, if necessary. (or select it from the drop-down box)

10. Click Connect.

screenshot of client connect page with Connect button highlighted


11. After you connect using VPN, then you must use Remote Desktop to connect to your office computer.  See the Connecting To Another Computer Overview for more information.

NOTE:  Once you have downloaded the client to your machine, they is no longer a need to use a web browser to VPN into campus. To connect to the VPN, click the Connect Button.


Referenced from: www.cisco.com



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