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Accessing SharePoint From Off-Campus (VPN)

Article ID: 166
Last updated: 16 Jul, 2015

Access to the SharePoint site from off-campus requires use of the VPN. 

  • Browse to the Faculty and Staff home page on the Eastern web site -
  • Click on the VPN link under Online Resources or access the VPN directly:
  • Logon to the VPN using your Eastern Email Account
  • In the Web Bookmarks section, click on the plus sign in the upper right
  • In the Bookmark Name field type a descriptive name for the particular SharePoint site
  • Leave the Description field blank
  • In the URL field, type in the specific URL for the SharePoint site
  • Check the Open in a new window checkbox
  • Be sure the Do not display the Web browser's URL address bar and the Do not display the Web browser's menu and toolbar checkboxes are both unchecked
  • Click on the Add Bookmark button to add a permanent link to the VPN's home page under the Web Bookmarks section
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