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Published on 06.02.09 by Brent Trahan

Disable Caching of Auto-Proxy Scripts in Internet Explorer

Learn how to stop Internet Explorer from caching Auto-Proxy scripts in Windows 7.

Prevents automatic proxy scripts, which interact with a server to automatically configure users’ proxy settings, from being stored in the users’ cache.

If you enable this policy, automatic proxy scripts will not be stored temporarily on the users’ computer.

If you disable this policy or do not configure it, automatic proxy scripts can be stored in the users’ cache.

Disable IE Auto-Proxy Script Caching

  1. Type gpedit.msc in the Start menu’s search box and then press Enter.

    Note: This guide shows you how to make changes to Windows 7 using Group Policy. Group Policy is not available in Home versions of Windows 7.

  2. Navigate to User Configuration, Administrative Templates, Windows Components, and then select Internet Explorer in the left column of the Group Policy editor.

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  3. Double-click Disable caching of Auto-Proxy scripts in the Settings section of the Group Policy editor.
  4. Select Enable and then click OK to save the changes.

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