VPN - Cisco AnyConnect Start Before Login Module

This article outlines the process of connecting up to VPN prior to login. This is primarily used when sending equipment out where a user could not login to populate accounts.


To use the VPN Before Login Module, you must be using a computer that is:

Tech Instructions:

Currently, the installer is not automatically deployed to workstations so a manual install prior to the machine leaving the campus is required.

Installer can be found here:

For now, please use the one without Umbrella.

User Instructions:

To connect to VPN prior to login, please follow the following instructions:


For more information or assistance, please contact the ITServices Helpdesk - 250.807.9000 or 855.807.9001.

Article ID: 1026
Created On: Wed, Apr 1, 2020 at 11:29 AM
Last Updated On: Wed, Apr 1, 2020 at 11:29 AM
Authored by: Trevor Odlum

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