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  1. Install the AnyConnect  app from  Google   Play,  https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.cisco.anyconnect.vpn.android.avf.

  2. Agree to the License agreement and say  OK  to the security warning and app permissions.

  3. Open the  AnyConnect app.

  4. Tap on  Connections.

  5. Tap Description. Enter in a name for your connection UWVPN, and then tap OK.

  6. Tap Server Address.

  7. Type sever address name:  cn-vpn.uwaterloo.ca

  8. Tap Done.

  9. Click Advanced Preferences  and tap on UWVPN.

  10. Turn AnyConnect VPN  ON.

  11. Enter your  WatIAM  username and password.
  12. Two-factor authentication (2FA) will be required in order to connect to the VPN starting November 3, 2020. In the 'Second Password' field, enter one of the following, then click Connect.

    Read more about the upcoming 2FA changes. 

    1. For Duo Mobile push: enter 'push'
    2. For Duo hardware token or Duo app: enter your 6-digit code
    3. For Duo Bypass code: enter your bypass code
    4. For Yubikey: enter the code generated by touching the Yubikey

Need Help?

Contact the IST Service Desk at  helpdesk@uwaterloo.ca  or 519-888-4567 ext. 44357.