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Re: Proxy Autoconfiguration and Internet Explorer Zones
From: Paul Szabo <psz () maths usyd edu au>
Date: Fri, 11 Jul 2008 12:31:56 +1000


... Internet Explorer [with] proxy auto-configuration ...
The pac file specifies a direct connection for a specific sub-net.
... ending up in the Local Intranet zone ...

When going to Tools InternetOptions Security LocalIntranet Sites,
my IE7 has all of
  Include all local (intranet) sites not listed in other zones
  Include all sites that bypass the proxy server
  Include all network paths (UNCs)
selected/ticked. Would unticking the second (or all) fix this?
(I do not know whether those are default settings; that last setting
seems dangerous or at least counter-intuitive.)


Paul Szabo   psz () maths usyd edu au   http://www.maths.usyd.edu.au/u/psz/
School of Mathematics and Statistics   University of Sydney    Australia

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