Downloading AnyConnect VPN client software on a Computer

    • As of June 15, 2016
      • when signing in to UD resources using a VPN connection you are required to use 2FA.
      • faculty, staff, and students who log in to Copland or Strauss from off-campus are required to use a VPN connection.

  1. Download the Cisco AnyConnect software from the UDeploy Software Distribution site.
    • The versions of AnyConnect available on UDeploy are all pre-configured for the University of Delaware's network. Versions are available for Windows 32/64-bit, MacOS 10.8 and higher, Linux 32-Bit, and Linux 64-Bit systems.

  2. Install the software as you would any other software on your computer: e.g., answering the installer prompts after running the .exe file (Windows), double-clicking the .dmg file (Macintosh), unpacking the .tar.gz file (Linux).
  3. Refer to IT's guide for step-by-step directions on using AnyConnect on a desktop or laptop computer.

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