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 SafeConnect Installation Instructions for MacOSX

 Instructions for installing the SafeConnect software on Windows machines. Safe connect is a required software in the dorms. It provides both access control, and verifies your computer meets the University's network security requirements.

         SafeConnect Installation Instructions for MacOSX

1.  Connect your machine to the Universitys network via an ethernet cable or with a wireless connection.

2.  Open a web browser and attempt to connect to a web site hosted outside of the university (ex. http:// www.google.com, http://www.yahoo.com, http://www.cnn.com)

3. You will be redirected to a sign-on page. Use your Central Login Service username and password

 

4. Once you login for the first time, you will be asked to review the Network Usage Policy. If you accept the terms of these policies click on the link that says Yes, I will install the Policy Key and accept the terms and conditions for Internet Use”. If you chose not to accept the policy, you will not be granted internet access.

 

5. The policy key will prompt for download action. Select Open with Archive Utility, and click OK.

 

6.  When the download is complete, double click on MacPolicyKeyInstaller.zip.

7. The installation will begin. Click Continue.

 

8.  Select Install for all users of this computer. Click Continue.

 

9.  Leave the installation location as default, click Install to continue.’

 

10.  The installation is now complete. Click Close to continue

 

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