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CAC 123: NGA Employee CAC Resources

Three easy steps to getting online

Step 1

Setting Up Your CAC Reader

This guide covers Microsoft Internet Explorer and Google Chrome. Other browsers are not compatible with the built in smart card software. To utilize one of the non-supported browsers a secondary middleware application would be required such as ActivClient.

Instructions for Windows

Instructions for Apple

Instructions for Chromebook

Instructions for New Card

Step 2

Testing Your CAC Reader

Once you have your “Smartcard Reader” configured, now you can test it. Remote login into protected resources will require your Common Access Card (CAC). Insert your CAC into the reader and test against these useful NGA resources.

NGA | Intelshare

NGA Webmail

RocketChat

Discourse

Step 3

Accessing SBU with your CAC Reader

After successfully accessing CAC-enabled resouces, now you can use that same process to remote login into your desktop. You will have access to your desktop just like being at work. Follow the instructions below to remote access into your desktop while teleworking.

Instructions for Windows

Instructions for Apple

Instructions for Chromebook

Instructions for Updating Citrix Workspace

Need Assistance?

If you are having trouble with these steps, please email CSR (Operation Hours: 0600-1700 EST).

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