- To download the VPN client, go to https://vpn.csulb.edu/, enter your Beach ID credentials (LAN credentials) and click Login.
Figure 1: VPN login window
2. The Downloader will prepare and then run the installation. This may take a few moments. In the screenshot below, Internet Explorer was used, which is the most reliable method. With other browsers, Java detection and use may fail due to security issues with Java. You may need to manually use the "Download" button once the automatic installation methods fail.
Figure 2: Client download and install web dialog.
3. Click Yes.
Figure 3: User account control dialog box
4. Once connected, a pop up will appear in the system tray to the lower right. A new icon also appears with a locked keypad indicating you are now connected.
Figure 4: Web dialog showing the VPN icon
5. To disconnect, click the Web VPN icon and select "Disconnect" from the pop up menu.
Figure 5: Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client disconnect window.