The FortiClient tool allows the connection to a VPN tunnel in IPsec or SSL, we will detail the installation and configuration of the FortiClient in SSL mode under Windows.


Start the installation tool as administrator :

Read the Accords de licence (1) and agree them (2) :

Select Security Fabric Agent (default) & Secure Remote Access :

Keep the default location with Suivant / Next :

Start installation with Installer / Install :

Terminer / Finish installation :

Now, FortiClient will update security’s parameters.


Execute FortiClient and click on Accès distant / Remote Access :

And click on Configurer le VPN / Configure VPN :

Specify VPN’s type SSL (default) or IPSEC :

Select your VPN connexion (multiple profiles can exist) and tape your identifiers and Connecter / Connect :

You VPN has now installed and connected.