Re: IE Connection Keeps defaulting to proxy!

Discussion in 'Computer Information' started by Colin Trunt, Oct 26, 2010.

  1. Colin Trunt

    Colin Trunt Guest

    "John" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Does anyone know why Internet Explorer 8 on my computer keeps changing
    > the connection settings and defaulting to a proxy server?
    >
    > Every time I have started the computer and opened explorer I get "the
    > page can not be displayed" error messages.
    >
    > I have to go into Tools\ Internet Options\ Connections\ Lan Settings\
    > where I then have to untick the "use a proxy server" box each time
    > before I can then start using IE and getting different web pages up.
    >
    > Once I have unchecked it and selected "automatically detect settings"
    > I then okay it and come back to the connections tab. The Apply button
    > is blanked out however. It only gives option of "OK" or "Cancel".
    >
    > Anyone else had this issue and how do you permanently fix it so you
    > don't have to keep going through the same process every time you have
    > switched on your pc?
    >
    > Thanks,
    > John
    > XP Pro (32-bit) SP3


    i would download and re install IE

    if that don't fix it shoot yourself as that will definately cure it.
    >
     
    Colin Trunt, Oct 26, 2010
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