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Installing and configuring FortiClient on Windows



From the Fortinet downloads page, , download the installer ‘FortiClientVPNOnlineInstaller.exe’. Right-click and choose ‘Run-as Administrator’ from the menu. Follow the prompts to complete the installation.

Once installed start FortiClient, if prompted, agree to the terms of use and then proceed to setup a VPN configuration.


On the configuration window ensure that SSL-VPN is selected, enter suitable connection name such as 'FMRIB VPN', then enter

into the Remote Gateway field.

Click 'save'. You should now be able to connect to FMRIB via VPN.

Image showing configured Mac FortClient settings