VPN (virtual private network) is a service hosted by Bishops and used to connect to the BU Network OFF-campus. This is typically only necessary when a user needs to access network drives, remote terminal servers, or remote desktop from OFF-campus.
Visit https://myvpn.ubishops.ca in your internet browser.
Click on the green “Single Sign-On” button.
If prompted, log in using your full Bishop’s email and password.
Click on the Bookmark for “FortiClient.dmg”.
If your browser asks to allow downloads from myvpn.ubishops.ca, click “Allow”.
Find the FortiClient icon on your desktop and double-click it to open it.
Double-click the Install.mpkg file in the FortiClient folder that opened.
The installation process will begin. Click “Continue”.
Click “Continue” and then “Agree” to accept the license agreement.
If prompted “”FortiTray” would like to add VPN configurations”, click “Allow”.
When prompted to allow “fmon2” Full Disk Access, click “Open Security & Privacy Settings”.
Click the lock icon and enter your password to make changes.
Scroll down the list and check the item called “fmon2”.
Click on the lock in the bottom left to save the changes.
Click “Close” to finish the installation.
Once the installation is complete, click “Move to Trash”.
If prompted, click “OK” to allow “Installer” to access files in your Downloads folder.
In the FortiClient window that appears, click on “Remote Access” in the left menu and then click on the “SAML Login” button.
If prompted, sign in using your full Bishop’s email address and password.
The VPN will then connect and you now have access to the Bishop’s network.