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Use Cisco AnyConnect VPN on Windows


  • How do I use the Cisco AnyConnect VPN client on my Windows PC?


  • Cisco AnyConnect VPN
  • Windows PC


  • Miami has an Internet Firewall that restricts the functions that can be performed by computers that are NOT directly connected to Miami's network. VPN allows a computer connecting from off-campus to behave as if it is on-campus.


  1. To open the VPN client, go to the Start menu and select Programs
  2. Select Cisco
  3. Select Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client
  4. The Connect To field should be pre-populated with; if not, enter the value into the field
  5. Enter your Miami UniqueID and MUnet password, and then click Connect
  6. After a few moments, the window will disappear
  7. You will see the Cisco AnyConnect VPN lock icon in the Windows System Tray, near the clock in the bottom-right of your screen


Disconnect VPN

  • To close the VPN connection, right-click the Cisco AnyConnect VPN lock icon, and select the Disconnect option




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