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Cisco AnyConnect for Windows

Cisco AnyConnect for Windows


This page contains a step-by-step instruction of the installation of Cisco's AnyConnect Mobility Client for Windows Version 7, 8,  8.1 and 10.

  • Installation
  • Start Cisco's AnyConnect Mobility Client
  • Registration
  • Disconnect
  • Solution for the follworing Error Message



Visit the following website and download the appropriate Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility client:

  • universal for Windows: anyconnect-win-4.9.06037-core-vpn-webdeploy-k9.msi
  • for Windows with ARM processors: anyconnect-win-arm64-4.9.06037-core-vpn-webdeploy-k9.msi

Use your RWTH Single Sign On (SSO) login for entry.


Run the downloaded file

To complete the installation, click on "next" and finally on "finish" to finish the installation.

Start the installation with "Install" and finish the installation with "Finish".


Start Cisco's AnyConnect Mobility Client

After the successfull installation you can start Cisco's AnyConnect Mobility Client by entering the VPN-address <>. Then click on "connect" to connect with the RWTH net.

Start Cisco's AnyConnect Mobility Client



First choose the group. Either "RWTH-VPN"(Full Tunnel) or "RWTH-VPN"(Split Tunnel). Username is the username (format: ab123456) you already used to download the client and your password



To end the VPN connection, click on "disconnect"



Solution for the following Error Message

Check the Internet connection sharing.

Proceed as follows:

Go to: Control Center --> Network- and Sharing-Center and open the LAN-Connection properties. Choose Sharing and check if allow other network users to connect through this computer's Internet connection is active. If necessary, repeat the same for the wireless network adapter.

Error Message

last changed on 26.02.2021

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