Mac VPN Setup

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MacOS

The Forticlient application must be installed before attempting to connect your Mac to the University's VPN

Download link for Forticlient: "https://www.fortinet.com/support-and-training/support/product-downloads.html".


First navigate to your Applications folder and find FortiClient

Click on Remote Access. Then Configure VPN. When setting up the VPN client enter the following information:

VPN: SSL-VPN

Connection Name: UA VPN

Description: UA VPN

Remote Gateway: vpn.uakron.edu

Customize port: 443 (check the box)

Client Certificate: None

Authentication: Prompt on login

Click Save


When logging into this VPN you will be prompted to enter your UANET ID and password.