If you are outside the CS trusted
network, you will need to use the
Duke CS VPN
Examples of this include access from home
through your ISP, from the Duke wireless network or from a network
at another school.
Using the Duke CS VPN
You will need to uninstall
- Open a browser and visit
- Change the Department option to Computer Science and use your
netid and password to login.
- Run the Cisco VPN installer as administrator, accepting all default settings.
- When the installation has completed, you can easily access your files by
running the Cisco VPN client, setting the Department to Computer Science and
You will then be able to access
filesystems and printers as you do when connected to the
departmental network. Just follow the instructions on
Mapping a Network Drive.
For more information on the Duke VPN, please see the following
- Select the
services and select .
on your computer.