Importing profiles into the Cisco VPN Client

These instructions are for users who have the Cisco VPN Client installed on their system and would like to create multiple connections so that they can VPN into different institutions.

  1. Obtain your institution’s .pcf file
  2. Copy the .pcf file into the following directory: C:\Program Files\Cisco Systems\VPN Client\profiles
  3. Restart the Cisco client

NOTE: The .pcf file for UCLA can be downloaded here:


An easier method of importing a .pcf file

  1. Launch the Cisco VPN Client
  2. Click on the Import icon
  3. Open the .pcf file you would like to import
Marked as reviewed on 09.14.2020 by Khoury, Jeffrey