AnyConnect under Windows7

Valid VPN Accounts:

  • UserID@tuwien.ac.at
  • UserID@vpn.tuwien.ac.at
  • UserID@student.tuwien.ac.at

There are two profiles available, these are offered during connection setup:

  • All_tunneled - With this configuration, all traffic is routed through the tunnel. Only the local LAN can be excluded. The nameservice is done exclusively via the nameservers of the TU. All library services can be used.
  • TU_tunneled - With this configuration only the traffic to and from the TU is routed through the tunnel. The nameservice for *.tuwien.ac.at is done via the nameservers of the TU. For all other domains, the provider's name service is used.

The AnyConnect Client is installed automatically via the web address vpn.tuwien.ac.at, opens an external URL in a new window. This is only necessary once, after that the client can be started directly from the system. With automatic installation, the client is installed on the system and immediately connected to the selected profile. An exact instruction cannot be given here, since this process runs depending on the conditions at the system. The prerequisites are defined in the Release Notes, opens an external URL in a new window

If the automated installation is not successful, the appropriate client will be offered for download. This manual installation and further operation of the AnyConnect client is described below:

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Please visit the website vpn.tuwien.ac.at and log in, the automated installation procedure will start immediately afterwards. Follow the instructions of the website until the client is installed and the VPN connection...

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In the case of manual installation, the appropriate client is offered for download, download it.

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Press "Save file".

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Go to your download folder and execute the file with administrator rights.

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To continue, the license terms must be accepted.

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Continue with "Install".

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Weiter mit "Next"

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The installation process is running.

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Finish with "Finish".

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Locate the VPN Client in the Start menu and run the program.

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Enter the server address "vpn.tuwien.ac.at" and connect with "Connect".

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Select the desired profile and enter your user data. Confirm everything with "OK".

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VPN is now active. With a click on the gear symbol you can make further settings...

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...e.g. "Allow local LAN access" if you have selected the profile "Alles_getunnelt". This will still allow you to reach your computers or printers in your home or company network.

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You can operate the active client at any time in the taskbar.

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