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GlobalProtect VPN for ChromeOS - Installation Instructions

Instructions on how to install GlobalProtect VPN on a computer running ChromeOS. Please note that GlobalProtect is a product of the company PaloAlto and you may see both names used.

1. On your Chromebook go to the Web Store or Google Play

2. In the search bar type GlobalProtect and hit Enter

Globeal Protect Search

3. Click on the add to Chrome button when GlobalProtect App is found

Add Global Protect

4. In the next window click on “Add app” button to add this application to your device

Global Protect Accept

5. Open the Global Protect Application in your application menu

Launch Global Protect Application

6. Enter into the next prompt and click add connection

Global Protect Input

7. Verify your configuration is correct in this then close the application

Global Protect Portal Window

8. Go to the bottom right hand corner, click on the clock, and then click the VPN button.

Chrome System Tray

9. Click on the setting under GlobalProtect

Connect to VPN

10. Enter your EpantherID and Password and click Connect

Global Protect Login

11. You will see the windows below when you have successfully connected.

Globle Protect Success

12. Please remember to disconnect after you are done using the VPN.

VPN Disconnect


For more information, refer to pages 39-44 of: GlobalProtect VPN User Guide (Palo Alto)

Keywordsvpn, global protect, globalprotect, palo alto, Chromebook ChromeOS   Doc ID100811
OwnerKeith E.GroupUW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created2020-04-17 14:40:31Updated2023-05-11 13:23:30
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