Please note that this version of VPN should only be used for connecting to servers such as tamba. For access to library databases and online journals, do not use VPN, but use the library EZProxy instructions instead.

1.) Download the Windows FortiClient software on your computer.

2.) After you download the file, click on it to unzip it (may be in your downloads) and then click to run the installer called FortiClientOnlineInstaller_6.4.exe.

4.) Click the check box “Yes, I have read and accept the License Agreement” and click Next (twice), Click Install. After the installation has completed, click Finish.

5.) If the application does not automatically open, search for it using the search function in your start menu. Search for FortiClient VPN, Click to open.

6.) Click the check box, and then click Accept.

3.) Click on Configure VPN and enter the following information:

  • Connection Name: Trinity
  • Remote Gateway: waldo.trincoll.edu
  • Authentication: select Prompt on login

4.) Click Save.

5.) Enter your credentials on the main screen:

  • Usernameusername (replace username with your Trinity username)
  • Password: your Trinity password

6.) Click Connect.

7.) To disconnect, click Disconnect.

Additional installers for other devices can be found at https://www.forticlient.com/downloads.