Junos Pulse Setup Instructions for Mac OSX

Steps to Download Junos Pulse

  1. Download the Mac OS X installer. If you are using Mozilla Firefox then click on OS X installer and login to Passport York when prompted. Then click on OS X installer again while pressing the “Control” button on your keyboard, to download Junos Pulse to a location of your choice.
  2. Open the Package > click Continue, click Install> Click Close to complete the installation.
    Note: If you see a pop-up error message that states "JunosPulse.mpkg can't be opened because it is from an unidentified developer", then click ok. Click on System Preferences > Security and Privacy. Click on the lock to make changes if necessary. Make sure that under Allow apps downloaded from, Anywhere is selected. Repeat Step 2 and complete the installation.

Steps to Configure Junos Pulse

  1. To start Junos Pulse select the Junos Pulse icon from the Applications folder. Junos Pulse
  2. To create a new connection:
  3. Enter a name for the connection for e.g. My VPNYork.
  4. Enter https://vpngateway.yorku.ca/vpnyork in the Server URL field.
  5. Click Add. SSLVPN York Server URL
  6. Click Connect to start your SSLVPN session. Connect to start SSLVPN Session
  7. Enter your PPY username and password. Enter PPY username and password
  8. The Junos Pulse icon in the status bar indicates an active SSLVPN session. Junos Pulse Active Session
  9. To end your Junos Pulse session click Disconnect on the Junos Pulse panel.