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VPN for PC - Installation Instructions

System requirements: Windows

Description:

These instructions are designed to assist with downloading and installing Cisco VPN AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client for Windows. 

Instructions for other operating systems:

How to Get:

Instructions for:

Employees:

These instructions are designed for employees of the University. These instructions assume that you have already established a NetIDplus account and configured your device. If you have not, please visit www.uta.edu/netidplus for instructions. 

  1. In any browser, go to https://vpn.uta.edu
  2. Click on the Group drop-down menu and select .Employees from the list
  3. Sign in with your NetID and current password.
  4. The next screen will prompt you to choose a secondary authentication method with NetIDplus; select the option that best suites you
  5. Once you have successfully authenticated, you will see a disclaimer; click Continue to proceed
  6. More often than not, the automatic web-based installation will fail; if this occurs, simply click on the manual install link
  7. Open the anyconnect-win.exe file to open the installation wizard
  8. Click Next to begin the installation process
  9. Review the End-User License Agreement and select the box "I accept the terms in the License Agreement" then click Next
  10. Click the Install button to proceed
  11. A windows security window will appear; click Yes allow the program to make changes on your computer

Students:

These instructions are designed for students of the University. Please note that as a student, you will not need to establish a NetIDplus account unless you are also an employee. Please visit the NetIDplus page for more information.

  1. In any browser, go to https://vpn.uta.edu
  2. Click on the Group drop-down menu and select .Students from the list
  3. Sign in with your NetID and current password.
  4. Click Continue to proceed
  5. More often than not, the automatic web-based installation will fail; if this occurs, simply click on the manual install link
  6. Open the anyconnect-win.exe file to open the installation wizard
  7. Click Next to begin the installation process
  8. Review the End-User License Agreement and select the box "I accept the terms in the License Agreement" then click Next
  9. Click the Install button to proceed
  10. A windows security window will appear; click Yes allow the program to make changes on your computer

Known Issues: More often than not, the automatic web-based installation will fail. If this occurs, simply click to download the VPN installation file.