AirPennNet – Manually configure Apple Computer via mobile profile

1 . Connect to AirPennNet-HELP

2. Once connected, go to this webpage:

3. Click on the section for iPhone, iPod Touches.

4. Click the faculty, staff link.

5. You will be prompted to download a configuration file. Download and then open that file. It will ask to install a profile and ask for your computer’s password, followed by your pennkey and password. After entering that information, it will install.

6. Switch you wifi to AirPennNet and it should now work!

7. To insure your computer doesn’t automatically connect to AirPennNet-Help in the future, go to System Preferences->Network->(make sure Wifi is selected in the left menu bar)->Advanced and remove AirPennNet-Help from your “Preferred Networks” list.

Configure Pulse for VPN Access to SAS Resources

Pulse is no longer supported by SAS Computing. Click here for information about Forticlient.


The following services require a Pulse connection as a prerequisite for remote access (including off-campus and any laptop access):

  • Shared drives
  • Filemaker Pro
  • Drupal Test Servers

Steps to configure Pulse for Mac

1.) Download the Pulse installer from here:

2.) Install Pulse.

3.) If you do not see Pulse on your screen, go to your Applications folder and open “Pulse Secure”. Otherwise, skip to Step 4.

4.)  Click the + sign in the bottom left corner.


5.) Enter the following into the fields and click “Add”:


6.) Click “Connect”


7.) You will be prompted for your Windows AD user name and password (this is the same account used to access the shared drive and Filemaker Pro). Enter them here and click “Connect”.


8.) You will see a green check mark once connected.


9.) Your connection will disconnect each night. In the future, you will be able to “Connect” by clicking the Pulse Secure logo in the top menu bar:


10.) You will now be able to access shared drives, Filemaker Pro and Drupal test servers.