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Tue May 20 11:12:00 UTC 2008
On 20/05/2008, Chris Hallsworth <christopherhallsworth71 at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Hi, I do have a question actually. My university network uses a proxy server
> that uses basic authentication. It appears that Evolution doesn't work with
> this connection. Does anyone know of either a programme that will work with
> connections like this, or does anyone know of a programme that "bypasses"
> the proxy connection and thus force all programmes to connect directly? I
> know under Windows there's Proxifier, but we're talking about Ubuntu here
> <smiles>. Thanks in advance for the help.
A quick google shows you're probably at Birmingham City University.
Their settings for internet access are available at:
These settings are for windows and mac, but are almost identical to
Ubuntu's setup, available in the menu at:
System -> Preferences -> Network Proxy
Evolution should abide by the settings you put in there.
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