Aruba VIA Client (Windows) - Usage Instructions
3. Once you have provided the connection details and clicked login, the remote server selection screen will appear. Accept the default and press Login.
4. You will notice a small grey icon in the lower right corner of the task bar. This is the Aruba icon. It will remain grey until it does some initial setup work.
A. If you double click it and click the Diagnostics Tab you can watch the progress of the connection.
B. Once connected the log will show "Secure conection established for user ... (your ParklandOne Userid) and the aruba taskbar icon will turn Green and Gold.
C. You can press X to close the log window. You have now established a secure connection to the Parkland Network and can use its resources as you would from a computer on campus (including the use of Remote Desktop Connection). For more information on Remote Desktop Connection, please see Remote Desktop Connection (Windows) - How to Configure Your Office Computer for a Remote Desktop Connection .
5. When you are finished using the VPN connection that you have established, it is imported to disconnect it. Do this by right clicking on the Green and Gold icon in the system tray and select Disconnect (or exit).
Note: If you need to re-establish your connection and the grey icon is still present in the system tray, you can right click on it and select connect.