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Installing Cisco AnyConnect

Students, faculty, and staff may download the Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client for Windows or Mac OS X from the IT Help portal by following the directions below:

Windows

  1. Go to ITHelp.IllinoisState.edu,
  2. Click Downloads.
  3. Click Windows under the Cisco AnyConnect title.
  4. If prompted, enter your ISU login. The download should begin.
  5. Once downloaded, open the file and proceed through the installation prompts.

Once installed, you will be able to access ISU resources from off campus using VPN.

Mac OSX

  1. Go to ITHelp.IllinoisState.edu.
  2. Click Downloads.
  3. Click Mac under the Cisco AnyConnect title.
  4. If prompted, enter your ISU login. The download should begin.
  5. Once downloaded, open the file and proceed through the installation prompts.

Once installed, you will be able to access ISU resources from off campus using VPN.

See Also

How to Use Cisco AnyConnect

How to Get Help

For technical assistance, you may contact the Technology Support Center at 309-438-4357 or by email at SupportCenter@IllinoisState.edu.