Virtual Private Network Connection

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'''Note: VPN is no longer necessary to access Library Databases.  Please refer to [[Library database]]'''
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===Alternate configurations===
===Configure VPN automatically (Recommended)===
===Configure VPN automatically (Recommended)===
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* [[Web VPN|Windows]]
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===Configure your computer to Tunnel All Traffic===
===Configure your computer to Tunnel All Traffic===

Revision as of 16:02, 21 February 2014

Note: VPN is no longer necessary to access Library Databases. Please refer to Library database

Contents

Alternate configurations

Configure VPN automatically (Recommended)

Configure your computer to Tunnel All Traffic

In order to connect to the Stevens VPN, please follow the directions for your operating system below.

Split Tunneling

The following table should be used to decide if you can use Split Tunneling or not.

Description Using a VPN required campus resource Trusted local network Type of VPN connection to use
Using Library Database (No longer necessary) Yes Does not matter Tunnel All Traffic
Home on a wired connection and need access to network storage Yes Yes Split Tunnel
Home on a securely set up wireless connection Yes Yes Split Tunnel
Home on an insecurely set up wireless connection Yes No Tunnel All Traffic
Hot spot, convention, or other unknown/public local network Yes No Tunnel All Traffic
Home on a wired connection No Yes No VPN required
Home on a securely setup wireless connection No Yes No VPN required
Home on an insecurely set up wireless connection No No Setup your wireless connection securely and
VPN will not be required
Hot spot, convention, or other unknown/public local network No No Tunnel All Traffic

Configure your computer to connect using Split Tunneling

VPN Troubleshooting

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