Installing the VPN Client on Windows

Step 3: Installing the VPN Client on Windows


You can perform this step only after completing the previous 2 steps.

Please note that some of the menus in the instructions are available only in hebrew. Please refer to the pictures in each step to know exactly where to press.


In order to install the client on Windows PCs please perform the following steps:

  1. Please use only the following browsers for the installation: Safari, Chrome or Firefox. Do not use Internet Explorer.
  2. Log in to MyTAU
  3. Perform the step as listed bellow:


Log into MyTAU

MyTAU login page


In MyTAU, go to "Manage my resources"

Go to Manage my resources


In the next section on the right side bar press "Management of identification devices"

Go to Management of identification devices


In the next screen you can see that you have 2 links for Google Authenticator. The upper one is for Windows installation while the lower one is for the Mac installation.

Choose the Windows Installation.

Identification Devices - successful enrollment screen


Download the file and after it finishes open it

File download


Once you open you will see a warning message. Press on "More info".

In the warning you recieve press on more info


Now press on Run anyway


In the first screen in the installation press on the second from bottom button ("Start Installation")

Press on the installation button


The installation will begin. During the installation process you will see a screen asking you if it's okay to proceed, allow it to proceed.


After the installation, the GlobalProtect VPN will auto-start

GlobalProtect VPN Connecting

A window will popup with instructions

Installation instructions popup


In the window fill in your university username & password and press Sign in

Insert university username and password


In the next window use your Google Authenticator app on the smartphone and write down the 6 digit password and press the Validate Code button


If it succeeds you should see a blue earth icon with a V sign in the taskbar near the clock area - which should confirm you're connected.

If you press on it you'll see the screen bellow:

GlobalProtect is connected

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