Obtaining the VPN software

These steps can only be completet on your managed computer!

For managed Computer by the ISG.EE please get in contact with our support (support@ee.ethz.ch)

Installing the VPN software

Login to https://sslvpn.ethz.ch/ using your VPN/WIFI credentials.

If you can not remember your VPN/WIFI credentials log in to https://password.ethz.ch and reset your Network credentials.

ASAP you log in to the website, the VPN Software will be installed by it self if you have Java activated.

If the Software is not installing by it self, then you will receive a download link. Click on the that link to download it.

Getting a license from IDESNX

  1. Log into IDES with your nethz credentials.

  2. Order a license.

Running the VPN software

The Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client can be started via Start -> All Programs -> Cisco -> Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client


If there is no VPN Server showing in the Cisco Any Connect VPN Client, type sslvpn.ethz.ch

Credentials shown on the image.

If you are:


If the VPN connection can be established, the AnyConnect VPN Client icon in the taskbar will show a lock symbol:


Congratulations, you are now connected to ETH via VPN!


Workstations/Network/VPN/Win7 (last edited 2018-10-15 13:51:47 by adjordje)