WiscVPN - Installing and Connecting with the GlobalProtect Legacy (PaloAlto) iOS
WiscVPN is transitioning from using Cisco AnyConnect to Palo Alto GlobalProtect. For information on which client to use during the transition, see the news item WiscVPN Client Transition.
This document describes how to download and connect to WiscVPN using the GlobalProtect App available on iOS (version 8.0 and later) devices.
Note from PaloAlto: GlobalProtect app 4.1.5 for iOS is now renamed GlobalProtect Legacy and is superseded by the newly redesigned GlobalProtect app 5.0. We recommend that you uninstall any older versions and download GlobalProtect app 5.0 from the App Store.
Installing and Connecting to the GlobalProtect App
- Download and install the GlobalProtect App from the App Store (Requires iOS 11 and above).
- Open the app. Type uwmadison.vpn.wisc.edu in the server field, then tap Connect.
- On the next screen, type your NetID in the Account field, and your NetID password in the Password field, then tap OK.
- You will see a check mark next to the server name indicating that you are connected to WiscVPN.
Disconnecting from the GlobalProtect App
- Open the GlobalProtect App.
- Tap the Home icon on the bottom left corner of your screen.
- Tap Disconnect.
- You are now disconnected from GlobalProtect.