FortiClient VPN: Windows Download

Fortinet FortiClient VPN is Virtual Private Network (VPN) software. UB VPN is required to securely connect to UB services from off campus, such as My Virtual Computing Lab and UBfs Myfiles

Operating System: Windows

Applies To: UB students, faculty and staff  

Last Updated: August 14, 2020

Note: AnyConnect is the recommended VPN software at UB.

Download FortiClient VPN

Note: This software can be downloaded multiple times and does not limit the number of installations.

(Last updated 3/16/2020)

Install FortiClient VPN

 Select SSL-VPN For Connection Name, enter UBVPN For Remote Gateway, enter ubvpn.buffalo.edu Set Client Certificate to None For Authentication, select Prompt on login Check customize port and enter 10443 Click Save.
  1. Check the acknowledgement box and click I accept.
  2. Click Configure VPN.
  3. Choose the following settings:
    • Select SSL-VPN
    • For Connection Name, enter UBVPN
    • For Remote Gateway, enter ubvpn.buffalo.edu
    • Set Client Certificate to None
    • For Authentication, select Prompt on login
    • Check customize port and enter 10443
  4. Click Save

Connect with FortiClient VPN

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