04-03-2020 01:44 PM
I've installed Global Protect on my Mac. On this Mac, I have a personal User Account and a work User Account, which I flip back and forth to a hundred times a day. But each time I flip to the other account, up pops a little GlobalProtect window requesting that I sign in. So I have to dismiss this little window a hundred times a day, even when I'm not currently using the GlobalProtect software. Please tell me there's a way to disable this.
04-04-2020 09:55 AM
Thanks for the reply.
Where would I find this setting? In Preferences?
The way it works now is I select Connect in a window that I access via a menu bar icon.
04-04-2020 03:53 PM
I can't seem to find where I'd set "on-demand" connect method. I've clicked on the GlobalConnect menubar icon, which brings up a little "Connect" window, and in that window is a gear icon. Clicking on that icon brings up several panels of settings, but I don't see any way to set an on-demand method of connecting. 😕
04-05-2020 07:48 PM
The 'On-Demand' connect method can be selected under Portal -> Agent -> App Settings on the firewall. Once you navigate to App Settings, look for connect method and choose 'On-Demand.'
04-05-2020 07:49 PM
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04-06-2020 11:13 AM
Thank you for the suggestion. How does one access the firewall settings? I basically have a GloballProtect menu icon, which when selected, offers a Settings menu with the following tabs: General, Connection, Host Profile, Troubleshooting, and Notification. Most of these tabs have very limited options beneath them, and nowhere do I find Portal, Agent, or even Firewall for that matter. 😕
04-06-2020 11:27 AM
Please contact your system administrator to request changes to portal configuration.
04-06-2020 11:30 AM
Also, is there any reason why you need to flip onto a different user account on your computer every now and then?
04-06-2020 11:51 AM
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