VPN for Mac

Installing the VPN Client

  1. Download the VPN client installation file for Mac OS X. If prompted, authenticate with your MyCalStateLA ID username and password.

  2. Double-click the JunosPulse.pkg file to start the installation process.

Junos Pulse Installation File

  1. The Junos Pulse Installer dialog box opens. Click the Continue button.

Junos Pulse Installer Dialog Box

  1. On the Installation Type page, click the Install button.

Installation Type Page of the Junos Pulse Installer Dialog Box

Note: Depending on your computer settings, a dialog box may open, asking for permission to install the software. Enter your administrative username and password in the corresponding fields, and then click the Install Software button.

Authentication Dialog Box

  1. Once the installation has been completed, on the Summary page, click the Close button. The Junos Pulse icon Junos Pulse icon appears on the right side of the Menu bar.

Summary Page of the Junos Pulse Installer Dialog Box

Configuring the VPN Client

  1. Click the Junos Pulse icon on the right side of the Menu bar, and then click Open Junos Pulse on the menu.

Junos Pulse Menu

  1. In the Junos Pulse window, click the Add Connection Add connection button button.

Junos Pulse Window with No Connections

  1. In the Add Connection dialog box, do the following:

Add Connection Dialog Box

  1. The connection is added to the Junos Pulse window. Click the Close button in the upper-left corner of the window.

Junos Pulse Window After Adding a Connection

Connecting to the Cal State L.A. VPN

  1. Click the Junos Pulse icon on the right side of the Menu bar, point to the name of the connection, and then click Connect.

Junos Pulse Menu When Selecting Connect

  1. When prompted, enter your MyCalStateLA ID username and password in the corresponding fields, and then click the Connect button.

Note: You can select the Save settings check box to have Junos Pulse remember your login credentials.

Junos Pulse Authentication Dialog Box

Disconnecting from the Cal State L.A. VPN

  1. Click the Junos Pulse icon on the right side of the Menu bar, point to the name of the connection, and then click Disconnect.

Junos Pulse Menu When Selecting Disconnect