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- Questions and Known Issues
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- How to Remove the Proxy Configuration
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- UC Davis Open Access Fund
How to Set Up Connection - Step A. Set Your Browser to Use the Proxy Service
- Select "Preferences" from the "Edit" menu of the browser toolbar.
- Expand the category labeled "Advanced" by clicking on the arrow ( ) or plus ( + ) sign to the left of "Advanced".
- Click once on the label "Proxies" to select the "Proxies Pane".
- Click on the radio button labeled "Automatic Proxy Configuration URL".
Enter the following URL into the field labeled "Automatic Proxy Configuration URL":
WARNING: Avoid common mistakes.
- When using Copy and Paste to enter the URL, be sure there is NO space in front of the http://
- Do not omit the http:// in the URL. It is necessary.
- Click the button labeled "Reload".
- Click the button labeled "OK".
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