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Virtual Private Network (VPN): Windows Install

Step 1: Log in to the Global Protect

Log in to Global Protect

Use your MohawkID (9-digits) and password (DO NOT add @mohawkcollege.ca).

VPN Web Login

Step 2: Download the Windows Version

Choose the VPN client that is appropriate for your computer.

If you are unsure which Windows version you are using, check 32-bit and 64-bit Windows FAQS to learn more.

Locate the downloaded file and double click it to run the installer.

VPN Download Screen

Step 3: Click Next

Installer Welcome Screen

Step 4: Select the Installation Folder, and click Next

Install Folder Screen

Step 5: Click Next to Confirm and Start the Installation

Confirm Installation Screen

When it is finished installing, you will see the following screen. If you see this, you have completed your installation successfully! You can click Close to close the installer.

Installation Completed Screen

Step 6: Connect to the VPN

The GlobalProtect app should launch automatically. If not, you can launch it by clicking the globe icon in the bottom right of your screen.

Once the app has launched enter “acadvpn.mohawkcollege.ca" as shown.

You will be prompted for login credentials, enter your MohawkID credentials (ex: 000123456), and the VPN will connect.

VPN Login Screen