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Re: Proxy Autoconfiguration and Internet Explorer Zones
From: "Elazar Broad" <elazar () hushmail com>
Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2008 23:41:59 -0400

Probably, I completely missed that, and they do seem to be the 
defaults. I'll test it out tomorrow. Thanks Paul!

On Thu, 10 Jul 2008 22:31:56 -0400 Paul Szabo 
<psz () maths usyd edu au> wrote:
Elazar,

... 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.)

Cheers,

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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