Global Protect VPN (How To) Personal Mac Setup Instructions

This document describes how to download and install the UWM GlobalProtect VPN user on a personal Mac computer. Note:This user is compatible with OS X 10.9 or later.


Download the User

Installing the GlobalProtect User (Mac)

  1. Open the downloaded file. Proceed through the installation process, you will need to click Continue, then Continue, then Install.

  2. If you are prompted for your password, type it in. It will look like the image below once you have typed in your password. Then select Install Software.

  3. Some users will be prompted with a message saying System Extension Blocked. In this case, select Open Security Preferences then select Allow in the following window.

Connecting with the GlobalProtect user    

After the installation has finished, proceed to GlobalProtect VPN - How to connect (macOS) for instructions on how to connect. 

Note: For instructions on how to set up global protect on a University owned machine, see GlobalProtect VPN for macOS - Self Service Setup Instructions.

Keywordsglobal protect, vpn, globalprotect, Mac, macOS   Doc ID98823
OwnerHelp Desk K.GroupUW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created2020-03-13 13:21:49Updated2023-07-18 11:00:18
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