Category Archives: Network

VPN: SonicWALL Mobile Connect

SonicWALL Mobile Connect is an app you can install for VPN access to DePauw’s network. It is particularly helpful to those individuals with the Mac Sierra operating system. On your device, go to Google Play and search for SonicWALL Mobile Connect. Click Install → Accept → Open. Click Add connection For Name:, enter “depauw” (without the asterisks). […]

Virtual Desktop for Macs Running Windows Applications

Warning: Make sure you are using the DePauwSecure wireless connection to install and for use while on campus. To use Virtual Desktop, browse to http://desktops.depauw.edu. Click Install VMware Horizon View Client. In the next window, scroll down to the VMware Horizon Client for Mac, and then click Go to Downloads. In the next window, click Download. After the VMware Horizon […]

Virtual Desktop for personal PCs running special applications

Important: You must use DePauwSecure wireless to install and when using Virtual Desktop while on campus. To use Virtual Desktop, browse to http://desktops2fa.depauw.edu. Click Install VMware Horizon Client. In the Download VMware Horizon … window, scroll down to the VMware Horizon Client for Windows section, click Go to Downloads, which is located next to the version you […]

Wireless: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The following questions came from individuals like you. We hope you find these FAQs helpful. You can learn more about the network at Wireless. Why am I no longer able to connect to DePauwSecure after resetting my e-Services password? What wireless network do I need to be connected to when I want to print? Why are […]

Connecting to DePauwSecure: Android

If your Android phone does not automatically connect to DePauwSecure, complete the following step-by-step instructions to connect. (Note: You may have to press down on the setting for a few seconds for all the options to display.) Go to Settings → Wireless & Networks → Wi-Fi. Press DePauwSecure. At the DePauwSecure screen (Note: If you have a Google […]

Connecting to DePauwSecure: Windows 8

The following instructions were created using Windows 8.1, so slight variations in steps and images should be expected for other versions. Click the network icon located in the lower right corner of the window. When the Networks window displays, go to the WiFi section, click DePauwSecure. Select Connect automatically → Connect. At the login window, enter […]

Connecting to DePauwSecure: iPhone

If your iPhone does not automatically connect to DePauwSecure, please complete the following step-by-step instructions to connect. Go to Settings → WiFi. Select any DePauw or DPU wireless networks that display and set to Forget this Network. Shutdown your iPhone. Restart your iPhone. Go to Settings → WiFi. Turn WiFi off. Turn WiFi on. Select and connect to DePauwGuest. […]

Connecting to DePauwSecure: Mac

Setting up automatic connection Setting up DePauwSecure as the default Troubleshooting Need help? Setting up automatic connection There are a few steps to follow in order to set up your Mac to automatically connect to DePauwSecure. Click the network icon located in the upper right corner of the window. Click DePauwSecure. At the credentials window […]

Creating network aliases and printing on a Mac

The following instructions are compatible with Mac OS  10.7 (Lion), 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.9 (Mavericks), 10.10 (Yosemite), 10.11 (El Capitan) and 10.12 (Sierra). You must be logged into your Google Apps Account to complete these instructions, which were written with Mac 10.7.5 (Lion). First, 1. Installing network aliases Then, 2. Installing network print drivers 1. Installing […]

Downloading the VPN client: Windows 8

Download the NetExtender Setup file. (Note: You must be logged in to your Google Apps account to download this file.) Click File → Download OR Click Download. In the Opening NetExtender.7.0.196.MSI window, click Save File. In the Library window, double-click NetExtender.7.0.196.MSI. In the Welcome to the Dell… window, click Next.   In the License Agreement window, select I Agree → […]