Download and Install the GlobalProtect App for Mac
To download and install the app, you must
obtain the IP address or fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the
GlobalProtect portal from the administrator. The administrator should also
verify the username and password that you can use to connect to
the portal. In most instances, you can use the same username and
password that you use to connect to your corporate network. After
you gather the required information, use the following steps to
download and install the app:
Log in to the GlobalProtect portal.
Launch a web browser and go to the following
https://<portal IP address or FQDN>
On the portal login page, enter your
, and then click
. In most instances, you can use the same username
and password that you use to connect to your corporate network.
Navigate to the app download page.
In most instances, the app download pages appears immediately
after you log in to the portal. Use this page to download the latest
app software package.
If your system administrator
has enabled GlobalProtect Clientless VPN access, the applications
page opens after you log in to the portal (instead of the app download
the download page.
Download the app.
Download Mac 32/64 bit
When prompted again,
Complete the GlobalProtect app setup using the GlobalProtect
From the GlobalProtect Installer, click
select the installation folder for the GlobalProtect app, and then
check box, and then click
to confirm that
you want to install GlobalProtect.
When prompted, enter your
and then click
After installation is complete,
Log in to GlobalProtect.
Launch the GlobalProtect app by clicking
the system tray icon. The status panel opens.
Enter the FQDN or IP address of the portal that your
GlobalProtect administrator provided, and then click
) By default, you are automatically
connected to the
based on the configuration that the administrator defines and the
response times of the available gateways. To connect to a different
gateway, select the gateway from the
(for external gateways only).
This option is only available if your administrator
enables manual gateway selection.
) Depending on the connection mode,
to initiate the connection.
) If prompted, enter your
and then click
. If authentication
is successful, you are connected to your corporate network, and
the status panel displays the
status. If your administrator sets up a GlobalProtect
welcome page, it displays after you log in successfully.