Detecting proxy settings problem

Heeter

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Hi All,

I have a laptop here that when I open IE7, it hesitates for quite a white and in the bottom of IE7 it says "Detecting proxy settings", this happens before the homepage loads up.

It doesn't matter which site I use for a homepage, IE7 acts the same way.


How can resolve this?


Thanks in advance,

Heeter
 

kcnychief

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What are your proxy settings configured as for your TCP/IP Properties? Are there other machines on your network that have this problem or just one?
 

Heeter

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Just this machine, all others light up IE7 very quickly.

I cannot find where the proxy settings were.

Heeter
 

kcnychief

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Go to the Control Panel, Internet Options.

Click on the Connections Tab, then LAN Settings

Proxy stuff should be there, compare to other PC's you have
 

Heeter

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They are all the same,

no check marks anywhere.

Thanks for the help,


Heeter
 

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