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VPN FAQ

What is a virtual private network? A virtual private network (VPN) allows for a secure connection into a private network over the public network. Although you are connecting from a remote location, the VPN makes the connection work as if you were on a direct connection into our network. When is a VPN necessary?A VPN…

Duke University VPN for iOS devices

Logging into http://portal.duke.edu from an iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad Duke has purchased a license to allow the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad to connect using the Cisco AnyConnect VPN client for Apple mobile devices. The VPN client is a free download. Open iTunes and search for Cisco AnyConnect; or click on this link to open…

VPN: University VPN Install and Connection Guide for Windows

Installing the University VPN client and connecting These steps are for connecting the University VPN client via Windows only.  Every member of the University community with a NetID has access to download the VPN Client. If you need assistance with the DUHS connection, please contact the DHTS Service Desk at 919 684 2243. The MAC version…

VPN: AnyConnect VPN fails on Mac with Back to my Mac enabled

  Cisco ASA AnyConnect VPN fails to connect. User sees two connections, and then a error box. “Failed to establish a connection to the specified gateway” AnyConnect VPN fails on Mac with MobileMe Back to my Mac enabled VPN connectivity failure on Mac when MobileMe “Back to my Mac” is enabled. Conditions: Problem occurs for…

VPN: University VPN Install and Connection Guide for MAC

  Installing the University VPN client and connecting   These steps are for connecting the University VPN client via Mac.  Every member of the University community with a NetID has access to download the VPN Client. If you need assistance with the DUHS connection, please contact the DHTS Service Desk at 919 684 2243. The MAC…