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FortiClient VPN Installation
This page provides instruction for installing the FortiClient VPN software on your personal Windows or Mac computer.  For more information on using VPN, see the page entitled Virtual Private Network.
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If the FortiClient security software is installed on your computer, use the REMOTE ACCESS function within FortiClient to connect to VPN. 

The computer must have internet access to complete the installation. 

Windows FortiClient VPN Installation 

Step 1:Navigate to https://jayweb.etown.edu/ICS/Student/SETC/ITS.jnz.
You will need to be logged into Jayweb to visit this page.
Step 2:Download the FortiVPN for Windows installer and open it. If prompted, enter your computer's administrator credentials.
Step 3:The installer will download the files needed for installation.
Step 4:
Read the License Agreement. Check Yes, I have read and accept the. Click Next.
Step 5:Click Next to allow the default destination folder location.

Step 6:
Click Install, enter your computer's administrator credentials if prompted.

Step 7:When the installation has completed, click Finish.

Step 8:
The FortiClient VPN installation will place the program icon on your desktop. You can also access the it from the Windows menu. Click the FortiClient VPN folder to open it, then select FortiClient VPN.

Step 9:
Check the box to acknowledge the use of the free software and click I accept

Step 10:
Choose Configure VPN

Step 11:
In the New VPN Connection window, make the following changes:
1. Confirm the the SSL-VPN option is selected
2. In both the Connection Name and Description fields, enter "Elizabethtown College VPN"
3. In the Remote Gateway field, enter "fortivpn.etown.edu"

Do not change any other settings on this form.
Click Save.
See instructions for connecting to and using FortiClient VPN, then select the "Connect Using FortClient VPN - Windows" option at the top of the page for information about using FortiClient VPN on your personal Windows computer.


Mac FortiClient VPN Installation


Step 1:Navigate to https://jayweb.etown.edu/ICS/Student/SETC/ITS.jnz.
You will need to be logged into Jayweb to visit this page.
Step 2:Download the appropriate software version (if prompted, allow the download), and open the installer when it has been downloaded.

Step 3:Double-click on FortiClientUpdate to begin the install. (If you receive a notification that the download is a file from the internet, choose Open to allow the installation.)


Step 4:The installer will download the files needed for installation. Click Install.

Step 5:Choose Continue.


Step 6:
Read the license agreement and click Agree, then click Continue. 

Step 7:Click Install. If prompted, enter your computer's administrator credentials.

Step 8:Click Close.

Step 9:To access, open Applications and click FortiClient.

Step 10:
Check the box to acknowledge the use of the free software and click I accept

Step 11:
Choose Configure VPN

Step 12:
In the New VPN Connection window, make the following changes:
1. Confirm the the 
SSL-VPN option is selected
2. In bother the
Connection Name and Description fields, enter "Elizabethtown College VPN"
3. In the Remote Gateway field, enter "fortivpn.etown.edu"

Do not change any other settings on this form.
Click Save.

See instructions for connecting to and using VPN, then select the "Connect Using FortiClient VPN - Mac" option at the top of the page for information about using FortiClient VPN on your personal Mac computer.


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