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Installing a Smoothwall Connect (Mac OS) Client

Note: This topic applies to the Framlingham Release.

Note: You must use an account with administrator privileges to install a Smoothwall Connect client.

To install a Smoothwall Connect client, do the following:

1. Make the client key (see Generating Client Keys) and the Smoothwall Connect client software package (MobileProxy.pkg) accessible to the Mac OS device on a secure server or by downloading them to the device.
2. On the device, open the Smoothwall Connect client package (MobileProxy.pkg).
3. Click Continue until you are prompted to for the license agreement.
4. Click Agree for the license information.

5. Configure the following parameters:
Smoothwall Server Host — The IP address or hostname of the Smoothwall which generated the client key.
MobileProxy Client Key — Click Choose and browse to the location of the client key.

The Smoothwall Connect client downloads the client key.

Confirm your changes and click Continue.

6. Highlight Install for all users of this computer and click Continue.
7. Change the installation location if required, then click Install to start the installation process.
8. Enter the master or administrator’s username and password for the Mac OS device when prompted.
9. Click Continue Installation.
10. You will be prompted to restart the device when the installation has finished.
11. After restarting, you will be prompted to log in again with the master or administrator credentials.

The Smoothwall Connect client will attempt to connect to the designated Smoothwall to download the proxy and proxy exception details.

Tip: If there is a problem accessing your Smoothwall, go to
System > Administration > External access and ensure that external access for the Smoothwall Connect server service has been enabled.

 

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