Migration Notice: LegacyVPN is undergoing a migration to Cisco's ASA VPN. Please refer to https://isea.utoronto.ca/services/vpn/utorvpn/ for documentation on the new service.

Running LegacyVPN

  1. Once the Tunnelblick application is running you will see a prompt that asks you to install an OpenVPN configuration. Click "I have configuration files".
  2. In the next dialog box, click "OpenVPN Configuration(s)".
  3. A set of instructions will appear; follow these to install your configuration file.

    Note: You will be renaming the directory, not your configuration file. You will receive a warning about adding an extension, which you can say "Add" to.
  4. In the next dialog box, select "Only me" so that your configuration file will only be usable from your own account.
  5. Enter your password when you are prompted to authorize the changes that Tunnelblick needs to make.
  6. The will be an icon on the right side of your menu bar. Select Connect 'utorvpn' from the Tunnelblick menu to connect to LegacyVPN.
  7. When the password dialog comes up, enter your UTORid and password:
  8. When you click "Ok", Tunnelblick will attempt to connect to the LegacyVPN service. If the connection is successful, you will see the icon change from a dark grey to white. You are now connected to LegacyVPN.
  9. To disconnect, select Disconnect 'utorvpn' from the Tunnelblick menu.
If you would like more information about the Tunnelblick application, you can visit the Tunnelblick website.

last updated 2009/09/02 13:30:12: v. 1.3