The Global Protect software allows you to access network resources (i.e. H: drive, G: drive, District printers) from outside of the District.  These directions are for INSTALLING Global Protect on North Allegheny Laptops.  Employees can install Global Protect on their District Windows-based computers without the intervention of Technology Services by following the four steps listed below. 

Any user with a Mac should contact the Service Desk for support. 

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  1. Double-click on the NASD Software Portal icon found on the desktop of your computer

**Note:  If nothing happens when you click on NASD Software Portal, you can also launch it by clicking "Company Portal" on the Start Menu.
  1. When the Company Portal application opens you will see a listing of software that is available for you to install on your laptop. The list of available applications will vary based on your role and/or teaching assignment in the District.

  2. Look for Global Protect on the list of available applications and double-click the icon.   (You may also use the search field to make it easier to find, just search for "Global Protect"


        4. Click on the Install button and the program will begin the installation process.  Once completed, you can connect to Global protect as described here:

Using GlobalProtect VPN to Connect to District Network Resources