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VPN - Setup and Connect using the Cisco AnyConnect for iOS

VPN - Setup and Connect using the Cisco AnyConnect for iOS


To Connect to Illinois Tech VPN on iPad, iPhone, and iPod:
NOTE: Your iOS device must have iOS version 5 or higher to use Cisco AnyConnect


1. Find and select the App Store icon to open the App Store:

2. Search for Cisco AnyConnect and then select it from the list of results:


3. In the Cisco AnyConnect box, tap FREE and then INSTALL APP:


 4. Sign in with your existing Apple ID, or Create a New Apple ID to install the app.

 5. When the download/install is complete, tap OPEN.

 6. Choose if you want to allow Cisco AnyConnect to be enabled on your iOS device. Note: If you choose "Don't       Allow" you will not be able to connect to Illinois Tech's network.

7. Tap "Add VPN Connection...":


8. Enter the following information into the fields:

                a. Description: "Illinois Tech".

                b. Server Address: ""

                c. Then tap Save

9. Switch AnyConnect VPN from OFF to ON by taping the slider. Confirm Illinois Tech is the selected connection:


10. Enter your portal id and password and then tap Connect:


11. When connected, the VPN icon will display in the top, left side of your screen.