Global Protect - VPN - Mac

In this article we will be talking about installing Global Protect on an Mac computer.

1.       In the address bar type the address


2.       Once the site loads enter your campus Active Directory username in username field.




3.       Select the global protect agent to install on your computer depending on your computer. For a Mac computers please download Mac 32/64 bit Global Protect agent.




4. Once you click the install again a Window will popup. Please click Allow on the new window.




5.       After clicking allow download a new window will appear. In the new window please click Continue.



6.       Next it will ask you where you want to install the program. The program will be installed on the “Macintosh HD” this should be the default selection. Next click Continue.




7.       After downloading and uncompressing the install screen should pop up, Click continue. Please note that a window my popup asking for a password. This will be the password you use to log into your Mac computer.




8.       After Downloading and uncompressing the install application your computer will then ask you were you want to install the application. Again, please select “Macintosh HD”, this should be selected by default. Now click install.





9.       After clicking install a window will popup appear with your User Name. It will then ask you to type in your password. This password is the same password that you use to log into your Mac computer.



10.       Once the application has installed you will see the image below. Please click on the close button.



11.       You have now installed Global Protect. To start up Global protect you will click on the world icon on your Mac mebu bar. In the Global Protect window enter the portal address



12.       In the Global Protect window enter Active Directory username in username field and Active Directory password in the password field then click Sign In.



13.       Once you see Connected you are now connected to the campus VPN.



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