How do I install VPN software on my personal PC?

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Note: You will need to know the bit version of your computer before proceeding. To determine if you have 32 or 64 bit Windows, click here.
You will only be able to access the website in step 1 from off campus.
If you are having trouble installing GlobalProtect, try disabling any anti-virus software you have running on your machine. When you are done with the installation, re-enable your anti-virus. Reboot your computer before trying to connect to GlobalProtect.


  1. In any browser, navigate to
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  2. Input your APSU username and password and click LOG IN.
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  3. Click on the appropriate link to download the version that correlates with your operating system.
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  4. Navigate to the location you saved the GlobalProtect installer in the previous step. Double click on GlobaProtect32.msi or GlobalProtect64.msi to launch the installer.
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  5. Click Next.
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  6. Click Next.
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  7. Click Next.
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  8. You will see the following progress bar.
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  9. Click Close.
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  10. Expand the system tray by clicking the up arrow to the left of the clock. Click the Global Protect icon.
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  11. Input the portal address Click Connect.
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  12. Input your APSU username and password and click Sign In.
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  13. Once the GlobalProtect Client has established the VPN connection, a new window will open that states You are now connected to the APSU Network.
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