VPN - Updating the GlobalProtect Client

The purpose of this article is to provide instructions on how to update the GlobalProtect VPN client.

While the most recent version of VPN should be installed on newly imaged computers, the older version of the VPN may still be installed on some computers. Follow the below guide to update the VPN:

First, right click on the VPN Globe (Old Version) in your bottom right corner.

vpn globe right click

Then, click on 'Connect'


A prompt will appear asking you to update your version. Click on 'Yes'

new vcersion

You will be prompted when Global Protect is ready to update. Click on 'Yes'

ready to install

When the new version is installed, click on it to open it.

Globe in system tray

The new version is now installed! If it doesn't automatically connect to vpn.uwp.edu, see this guide to set it up:  GlobalProtect VPN - Windows 

Keywords:vpn, globalprotect, client, update   Doc ID:90916
Owner:Michael G.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2019-04-09 13:22 CDTUpdated:2022-01-12 11:49 CDT
Sites:UW Parkside
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