Update Mac VPN Client Credentials


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This Guide assumes you have already configured your VPN Client , and need to Update Credentials.

Requirements

  • :unlock: Local System Admin Access
  • Internet Connection (Cellular, Wi-Fi, or Wired)
  • Password (Unique to your Account )
  • Shared Secret (Unique to VPN Server )

STEP 1

Click on Apple (), then select System Preferences

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STEP 2

Click on Network

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STEP 3

Select your VPN Interface (i.e VPN (L2TP) ), then Select the Configuration you want to Update Credentials on (i.e. Office VPN , NY Office, etc.) from the Configuration field, and the Click Authentication Settings…

Update Password (Unique to your Account ) and Shared Secret (Unique to VPN Server ), then Click OK

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Click Apply

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STEP 4

Click Connect to test the connection, a successful connection should look as follows

Compatibility
Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard
Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
OS X 10.9 Mavericks
OS X 10.10 Yosemite
OS X 10.11 El Capitan
macOS 10.12 Sierra
macOS 10.13 High Sierra
macOS 10.14 Mojave