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Global Protect 4.1 remember userid and password

L1 Bithead

I am testing version 4.1 of the Global Protect client and everytime I reboot, the client prompts me for the userid and password.  It did work fine on 4.0.6, but not this version.  I verified that remember userid and password was set to on in the Portal settings on the firewall.

Am I doing something wrong?

Thanks,

   STeve

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Cyber Elite
Cyber Elite

@Steve27596,

What OS are you using? I only allow users to save their username and that appears to be working perfectly fine on the macOS and Windows clients. 

I am running Windows 10.  My theory was to have them always logged in with the company laptop so all their traffic would be screened through the firewall.

=-Steve

I'll test this out on my lab equipment and let you know if it's working for me or not. 

It is remembering the creds for me in windows/mac/linux with the 4.1 client in both a prelogon always on config and a user initiated config

@Steve27596,

I as well am not running into any issues getting the creds to save. Not sure what you could possibly be running into. 

I have tested GP 4.1 on Windows 7 and 10, the agent saves the password most of the time.  There are some times where the GP agent will prompt me for my password again.  I don't think this is related to GP 4.1 though, as it was happening on the older version as well.

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