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Installing macOS version of f5 BigIP Edge Client


The use of all Information Technology (IT) facilities at the University of South Australia, including the UniSA wired and wireless networks, is subject to the University's Acceptable use of Information Technology (IT) facilities policy

Installing the f5 BigIP Edge Client is a one-off process required for first-time setup of a VPN connection to the University network.

  1. Download macOS f5 BigIP Edge Client from (Unisa credentials may be required)
  2. Click Save
  3. Unzip the folder from the location that you saved it in step 1. (Note: - file names will vary with version number information)
  4. Click mac_edgesvpn.pkg from extracted files
  5. Click Continue
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  6. Click Install
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    If prompted enter login details for the device. If a UniSA Blue Plated Mac this will be your UniSA credentials and then click Install Software.
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  7. Program will show a progress bar
  8. Click Close when install success is indicated
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  9. This is a once off process and you can click Move to Trash if prompted/desire.
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Follow the instruction on how to connect once installed.

Further Assistance

If you require further information or assistance, please contact the IT Help Desk on (08) 830 25000 or 1300 558 654.