UI Anywhere for iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch - Article 249

UI Anywhere can be configured for use on the Apple iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch using the Cisco AnyConnect app from the Apple App Store.  (At this time, Blackberry, Android, and Windows Mobile phones are not compatible with UI Anywhere.)

In order to use the Cisco AnyConnect app to connect to the UI Anywhere VPN, you must have iOS 4.2 or above. 

IMPORTANT: When finished using the UI Anywhere VPN, please terminate your VPN connection.  To end the UI Anywhere VPN connection, slide the AnyConnect VPN session to Off.

To configure your iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch to connect using the UI Anywhere VPN:

  1. Download and install the Cisco AnyConnect app from the Apple App Store.
  2. Launch the AnyConnect application and select Add VPN Connection.
  3. Enter UI Anywhere for the Description.
  4. Enter vpn.uiowa.edu for the Server Address and save the connection.
  5. Turn on the AnyConnect VPN.
  6. Enter your HawkID and password in the Username and Password fields (leave the Group field blank) and click Connect. A VPN indicator displays in the upper left corner of the status bar when connected.

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IMPORTANT: When finished using the UI Anywhere VPN, please terminate your VPN connection.  To end the UI Anywhere VPN connection, slide the AnyConnect VPN session to Off.

 

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