Connecting to the VPN using Windows

To set up VPN on your Windows PC, you need to:

Launch the Cisco VPN client

After you install the VPN client for the first time, it should launch automatically. To launch it again, follow the steps below:

  1. Go to Start menu
  2. Click All program
  3. Click Cisco
  4. Click Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client
  5. Type vpn.usyd.edu.au in the Connect to: field
  6. In the Group field drop down menu, select the Sydney_University_VPN profile
  7. In the Username: field type your UniKey
  8. In the Password: field type your UniKey password
  9. Click Connect

You should now be able to access the University network whilst off-campus.

To find out more about VPN connections, please see the Ask Sydney - ICT website.