Tag Archives: VPN

Virtual private network

VPN on iPad

1. Go to Settings, then “General” and choose “Add VPN Configuration…” 2. Enter the information as below: Choose PPTP, “Description” You can choose yourself, “Server” must be vpn.nmbu.no, in “Account” enter your username followed  by @nmbu.no, enter your password. Make sure “Send All Traffic” is checked. Hit “Save”. 3. A VPN status then appears and […]

VPN for students

Students from NMBU get access to study related scientific articles through the wireless network at campus and through the network on SIÅs studentapartments (like Google Scholar). If you are sitting outside of campus you can still have access to the resources through a VPN connection. Read more about the resources on this page: University library The […]

VPN for Android

This documentation is written for english Android 4.4.4 and this functionality may look different in other Android versions. 1: Go to settings, choose “More” under “Wireless & networks”. 2: Click VPN and plus-icon at top right. 3: Set NMBU as name, PPTP as type, vpn.nmbu.no as Server address, and make sure PPP encrpytion (MPPE) is enabled. Save. 4: Open […]

VPN for Mac

  Click on the networkicon i the menu bar and clik on “open network preferences” Click on the plus icon (+) which is marked on the image below Alter the information in this windos as shown on the image below and click on Create Alter the information in the fields marked in red below, where […]

VPN for Windows 8

   1. Click the network icon in the system status line on the down-right of the screen. Choose «Open Network and Sharing Center». 2. Choose «Set up a new connection or network»   3. Choose «Connect to a workplace» 4. Choose «Use my internet connection» 5. The address to VPN service is vpn.nmbu.no.  Enter this address as shown below 6. Click […]

VPN for Windows 7 (and Vista)

Click the network icon in the system status line on the down-right of the screen. Choose «Open Network and Sharing Center». Choose «Set up a new connection or network» Choose «Connect to a workplace» If you have added a vpn connection before you can choose to add a new Choose «Use my internet connection» Type […]