How Do I?
VPN For Mac OS X 10.4 to 10.5
Mac OSX 10.0-10.5 and setup Instructions:
After downloading and the Cisco VPN client do the following:
Go to your Desktop where the file was downloaded. The resulting icon should appear similar to Figure 1.
Figure 1: Cisco VPN Client Icons
Depending on your configuration, there will either be one or two icons. If there are two icons, your computer has automatically decompressed the downloaded file.
If not, you will need to do this manually by double-clicking on it.
Double-click on the file named Cisco VPN to start the installation.
You will be prompted with a screen similar to Figure 2 that says you need an administrator password to install the software. Click on the lock icon, and type your administrator password. Click Next.
On the next few screens, you will be asked various installation questions. The defaults should be fine unless you have a certain place you want the application installed.
Figure 2. Unlock the Installer
After you have indicated your installation choices, a window similar to Figure 3 should appear, summarizing these installation choices.
Click Previous to make changes or Install to complete the installation. The install process takes around 3-5 minutes to complete fully.
When the installation process has completed, you will need to click Done.
Figure 3. Installation Summary
Click the VPN icon on the dock (Figure 4) to start the VPN program.
Figure 4: VPN Icon in Dock
The VPN client should open and should appear similar to Figure 5 below. Click New to begin configuring the connection.
For Connection Entry type TAMUG
Enter the Host: 126.96.36.199
Under the "Authentication" tab, use the following information:
Select Group Authentication and enter: tunnellvision
Password Enter: tamugremote
Confirm the password enter: tamugremote
Figure 6: Authentication Setup
Next, click the Transport tab, as shown below in Figure 7.
Click the Enable Transport Tunneling checkbox.
Click IPSec over TCP and enter 10000 in the TCP port field.
Figure 7. Transport Setup
If you have any problems, call the CIS Helpdesk at 740-4714 or email firstname.lastname@example.org