Employees of Fairmont State University can use AnyConnect to work remotely through VPN (virtual private network) when necessary to complete their work. The first step to remote access, however, is being granted the required permissions, provided by IT. Requests for remote access permissions must come from the employee's supervisor or dean. Please send requests to firstname.lastname@example.org. Instructions for installation and use are below.
Installing AnyConnect Client
Starting AnyConnect Client
Employees of Fairmont State University can use Windows Remote Desktop Connection to access their office computers from home when necessary to complete their work. In order to access your office computer from home, you must follow the steps below from that computer before you plan to work at home. If you do not have administrative rights to follow these steps on your office machine, please contact the Tech Commons so one of our staff can assist you.
Remote Desktop Connection
In your office:
Once you have connected your home computer or laptop to AnyConnect VPN client, follow these instructions to connect to your office desktop.