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'''Note: VPN is no longer necessary to access Library Databases.  Please refer to [[Library database]]'''
 
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===Configure VPN automatically (Recommended)===
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'''Note: VPN is not necessary to access Library Databases.  Please refer to [[Library database]]'''
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* [[Web VPN|Windows]]
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* [[Web_VPN_OSX|Mac]]
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To connect to the Stevens VPN server simply browse to [http://vpn.stevens.edu vpn.stevens.edu]; enter with your [[MyStevens|Stevens]] account credentials then follow the prompts to automatically connect.
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Guides for using the service in both Windows and Mac may be found below:
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* [[Web VPN|Windows Automatic Configuration]]
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* [[Web_VPN_OSX|Mac Automatic Configuration]]
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=Alternate Configurations For Advanced Users=
===Configure your computer to Tunnel All Traffic===
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* [[VPN on Windows 7 - Tunnel All Traffic|Windows 7]]
* [[VPN on Windows 7 - Tunnel All Traffic|Windows 7]]
* [[VPN on Windows XP - Tunnel All Traffic|Windows XP]]
* [[VPN on Windows XP - Tunnel All Traffic|Windows XP]]
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* [[VPN on Mac OS X (Snow Leopard) - Tunnel All Traffic|Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)]]
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* [[VPN on Mac OS X Tunnel All Traffic|Mac OS X]]
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* [[VPN on Mac OS X (Leopard) - Tunnel All Traffic|Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)]]
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* [[VPN on Mac OS X (Tiger) - Tunnel All Traffic|Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger)]]
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* [[VPN on Linux - Tunnel All Traffic|Linux]]
* [[VPN on Linux - Tunnel All Traffic|Linux]]
* [[VPN_on_iPhone_-_Tunnel_All_Traffic|iPhone]]
* [[VPN_on_iPhone_-_Tunnel_All_Traffic|iPhone]]
* [[VPN on Android 4.X_-_ Tunnel all Traffic|Android 4.X]]
* [[VPN on Android 4.X_-_ Tunnel all Traffic|Android 4.X]]
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=== Split Tunneling ===
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=== Configure your computer to connect using Split Tunneling (Split Tunneling routes http through your own connection instead of VPN) ===
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The following table should be used to decide if you can use Split Tunneling or not.
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{| class="wikitable"
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! Description || Using a VPN required campus resource || Trusted local network || Type of VPN connection to use
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| '''Using [[Library Databases|Library Database]] (No longer necessary) || Yes || Does not matter || Tunnel All Traffic
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| '''Home on a wired connection and need access to network storage || Yes || Yes || Split Tunnel
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| '''Home on a securely set up wireless connection || Yes || Yes || Split Tunnel
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| '''Home on an insecurely set up wireless connection'''|| Yes || No || Tunnel All Traffic
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| '''Hot spot, convention, or other unknown/public local network''' || Yes || No || Tunnel All Traffic
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| '''Home on a wired connection''' || No || Yes || No VPN required
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| '''Home on a securely setup wireless connection || No || Yes || No VPN required
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| '''Home on an insecurely set up wireless connection'''|| No || No || Setup your wireless connection securely and<br />VPN will not be required
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| '''Hot spot, convention, or other unknown/public local network || No || No || Tunnel All Traffic
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=== Configure your computer to connect using Split Tunneling ===
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* [[VPN on Windows 7 - Split Tunneling|Windows 7]]
* [[VPN on Windows 7 - Split Tunneling|Windows 7]]
* [[VPN on Windows XP with Split Tunneling|Windows XP]]
* [[VPN on Windows XP with Split Tunneling|Windows XP]]
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* [[VPN on Mac OS X (Snow Leopard) with Split Tunneling|Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)]]
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* [[VPN on Mac OS X with Split Tunneling|Mac OS X]]
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* [[VPN on Mac OS X (Leopard) with Split Tunneling|Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)]]
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* [[VPN on iPhone with Split Tunneling| iPhone]]
* [[VPN on iPhone with Split Tunneling| iPhone]]
=== VPN Troubleshooting ===
=== VPN Troubleshooting ===
* [[VPN Troubleshooting]]
* [[VPN Troubleshooting]]

Latest revision as of 17:09, 21 March 2014


Note: VPN is not necessary to access Library Databases. Please refer to Library database

Contents

Configure VPN Automatically (Recommended and Preferred Method)


To connect to the Stevens VPN server simply browse to vpn.stevens.edu; enter with your Stevens account credentials then follow the prompts to automatically connect.

Guides for using the service in both Windows and Mac may be found below:










Alternate Configurations For Advanced Users

Configure your computer to Tunnel All Traffic

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

Configure your computer to connect using Split Tunneling (Split Tunneling routes http through your own connection instead of VPN)

VPN Troubleshooting

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