1

Open System Preferences, select Network to open network settings

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2

From the column menu on the left select Wi-Fi and then click on the (+) in the bottom left corner of the menu

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3

Select VPN from Interface

L2TP over IPSec from VPN Type

For Service Name type in COE VPN

Click Create

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4

Select COE VPN from column menu on left

For Server Address: type in secure.coe.hawaii.edu

For Account Name: fill in your user name provided by the COE VPN Registration Tool

Check the box for “Show VPN status in the menu bar”

Select Authentication Settings…

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5

Under User Authentication – Select Password and fill in with your UH password

Under Machine Authentication – Select Shared Secret and type the value provided by the COE VPN Registration Tool

Click OK

6

Select Advanced… from Network menu

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7

Select Options tab and then uncheck Send all traffic over VPN connection

Click OK

8

First click on Apply and then click on Connect

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9

To connect to or disconnect from the COE VPN, click on the VPN icon in the top-right corner of the screen

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