When attempting to install the Cisco AnyConnect client for UI Anywhere access, you receive the following error message:

The VPN client agent was unable to create the interprocess communication depot.

To resolve this issue:

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Click on Control Panel.
  3. Click on View Network Status and Tasks.
  4. Click on Change Adapter Settings.
  5. Right-click the shared connection and choose Properties
  6. Click the Sharing tab
  7. Clear the Allow other network users to connect through this computer’s Internet connection checkbox
  8. Click OK.
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May 19, 2016