Windows connection to Pulse VPN
1
Install
  1. Download from Software Download page
  2.  Depending on your operating system download either Pulse VPN 32bit or 64bit.
    • To find out what OS version you have -  Click Start, type About, open About. In System type, it will say either 32 or 64. 
  3.  Save the file. All download files are zipped you will need to extract them before you install. 
    • To extract a zip file:  right-click  it and select Extract All. 
  4. Double click on the extracted file (msi) and follow the install instructions.
2
Create a connection
  1. Once installed you should see the Pulse Secure icon in the status bar. Click on it and select open Pulse Secure. 
  2. Click on the add symbol in the top right, Fill-in the following: 
    • Name: pulse.lincoln.ac.nz 
    • URL:  https://pulse.lincoln.ac.nz 
3
Connecting
  1. Click connect. 
  2. Put your email address, and password. 
  3. Popup will ask "Stay signed in?" click Yes or No 
  4. Once connected, minimise the Pulse window. It will continue to run in the background. 
4
Mapping Network Drives

If you require access to your Lincoln network drives please find instructions on how to add them here.

Apple Mac Connection to Pulse VPN
1
Install
  1. Download Apple Mac VPN client off the Software Download page. 
  2. Double click on the installer file. 
  3. This will map a drive to the desktop which we will remove later. 
  4. Open PulseSecure.pkg and follow the install instructions. 
  5. Finally you want to remove the Pulse Secure mapped drive.
    • You do this by right clicking on it and select Eject. 
2
Create a connection
  1. Once installed you should see the Junos Pulse icon in the status bar. Click on it and select open Pulse Secure.
  2. Click on the add symbol in the bottom left to and a new VPN connection.
  3. Enter the following details and press add:
    • Name the connection: Lincoln VPN
    • Server Name is: pulse.lincoln.ac.nz
3
Connecting
  1. Now click Connect. 
  2. Enter your email address, and password and press connect. 
  3. Popup will ask "Stay signed in?" click Yes or No 
  4. The Pulse Secure icon in the status bar will show up with a green tick once it has successfully connected. 
  5. Instructions for connecting to your Lincoln drives can be found here.