Onboard on MacOS


This article will help you to connect your MacOS device to an Acreto Ecosystem.

If you open the Acreto invitation on a macOS device, the onboarding page should recognize that you’re using a macOS device and guide you through the proper onboarding process.

Follow the steps below to secure your internet connection via MacOS.


To connect your device:

  1. Click on the Connect your macOS button on the invitation page.
  2. The Onboarding Portal allows you to download elements necessary to start using Acreto:
    1. Download Client - this button allows you to download Tunnelblick.
    2. Install Profile - this button allows you to download the configuration from OpenVPN.
  3. Install Tunnelblick - double click on the downloaded installation file and proceed with an installation wizard.
  4. Run Tunnelblick.
  5. Double-click on the Tunnelblick icon in the Tunnelblick disk image Finder window.
  6. On the modal window, select file with the configuration downloaded in step 2.2.
  7. Click connect option.
  8. Fill modal window with Username/Password that you are using in your organization (LDAP or Octa credentials).
  9. Once the installation is complete, you will see a pop-up notification:

Installation succeeded. Tunnelblick was successfully installed. Do you wish to launch Tunnelblick now? (An administrator username and password will be required so Tunnelblick can be secured).

Click Launch

  1. Wait until a connection is established and confirm that your connection is secured.
  2. Success, you are now connected to Acreto!