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Instructions for installing VPN under Windows

Detailed instructions for VPN access with the AnyConnect client from Cisco


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  • existing data connection (WLAN/mobile or also power cable)

Step by step installation guide


  • Download and save Windows client



  • Start the installation via the download, for example in Firefox click on the downloaded file via the download arrow


or in Windows Explorer under the Downloads folder after the file anyconnect-win-... search

  • Go through the individual installation steps

Installation1Click on the Next button

Installation2Accept license terms and click Next

Installation3Start installation with the button Install

Allow Windows to install the software

Installation5 Finish the installation with the Finish button

Using the AnyConnect Client

  • Start Cisco Anyconnect

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  • Enter VPN server for external use or from home in the window shown below


  • If the VPN client is started again, this connection can be selected directly


  • If the connection is successful, the following appears:


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