Interenet Explorer. An idiot needs help.

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  1. brucemillar

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    So I made some changes to IE and now it only want to connect when I enable VPN. No VPN = No connection. I figured I had reversed the changes that I had made but with no effect.

    Any clues what I need to disable / turn off?
     
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    Try Internet Options----------Conmections ----LAN Settings (towards the bottom of the Connections tab) and make sure the Proxy Server box is not ticked
     
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    Ohh Yes Yes Yes... You super hero.

    Thank you.
     
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    I am glad to be of helping you sir. Isn't it? :)
     
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