I just connected via Anyconnect and was auto updated to that client version. I'm on MacOS X 10.6.4
On Sep 27, 2010, at 5:43 PM, J. Greg Mackinnon wrote:
> I, too, experienced some initial difficulty with the ActiveX/Java install tools at sslvpn.uvm.edu. I consulted with the folks in in Network Services, and they agree that providing an offline installer could be beneficial. Give it a whirl...
> We will get this linked into the "https://www.uvm.edu/software" web application soon. Currently, this installer is Windows-only.
> J. Greg Mackinnon | ETS Systems Architecture and Administration | x68251
> On 9/26/2010 11:29 AM, Helen Read wrote:
>> I finally -- after lo these many years suffering on the Fred Flintstone Dial-Up
>> -- have broadband at my house. Yesterday I tried to nstall the VPN so that I can
>> map network drives. I had a lot of trouble installing over the web. I made
>> several attempts in Firefox, and it just kept hanging at the Java VM Detection
>> step, to the point of Firefox not responding.
>> I tried again today, and after the same problems with Firefox, I finally decided
>> to try IE. I got past the Active X step and the Java VM Detection step in IE,
>> but it then failed for some other reason. However, at this point it gave me a
>> link to download the installer and install manually. I did that, and all is well.
>> Any idea why it was failing like this? The PC has Vista Ultimate, and is
>> connected (by wire) to a wireless router that connects to the cable modem. I
>> don't recall having any of these problems when I installed AnyConnect on my
>> laptop, which I have done at least twice (before and after upgrading from Vista
>> to Windows 7), though I did that on campus. I'm sure I would have used Firefox.
>> It would be nice if the Software Download page offered a link to download the
>> installer manually in the event that the web installation fails. When it failed
>> in Firefox, I never got far enough that it offered the manual install.