Add VPN to your iPhone

This guide assumes that you have a VPN account at Umeå University. If you do not have one, you can order it at https://administrationsverktyg.umu.se/Vpn

To install the client on a computer with iPhone (iOS) do the following:

  1. Download the Cisco AnyConnect app from AppStore on your iPhone.
  2. Open Cisco AnyConnect
  3. Click Connections
  4. Select Add VPN connection
  5. In the description field you can type UMU vpn
  6. Enter the server address vpn.umu.se
  7. Click Save to save your settings
  8. Activate VPN by dragging the button to the right (see picture)
  9. Log in with your Umu ID and password
  10. Clear

Order and cancellation of VPN account

Ordering and cancellation of a VPN account has to be via https://administrationsverktyg.umu.se/Vpn

  • To begin with, you may have to login with your Umu-id and password
  • Choose organization if you work on multiple units
  • Accept the terms and click Order Account.
  • You will receive an email when the VPN account is ready to use.

When your VPN-account is activated and ready to use, it should look like the following picture:

Installation of VPN client Windows

This guide assumes that you have a VPN account at Umeå University. If you do not have one, you can order it at https://administrationsverktyg.umu.se/Vpn

To install the client on a computer with Windows do the following:

Open a web browser and surf to https://vpn.umu.se

1. Log in with your login for your VPN-account (Umu-id or VPN-user).

2. The page verifies the operating system.  It can take a few minutes.
3. Click on the link “Download for Windows” to download the client to your computer.

4. Open the file  you downloaded and click Next to start the installation.

5. Finished!

Set up the client with the correct information

When the installation is finished you need to input the correct information.

1. Open the start menu on your computer and find the program Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client

2. Start the program

3. Write in vpn.umu.se in the window that opens and then choose Connect

4. If you receive a question regarding your login credentials, fill in your VPN-account (Umu-id or vpn-user) and click OK

5. Finished! When you are connected via VPN the picture will look like this: