[Last Call] Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 473
  • Last Modified:

How to force all workstations in a domain to use 'use proxy settings' on their web browser setting

Hi All,
how to force all workstations in a domain to use 'use proxy settings' on their web browser setting ?
so that everything goes in and out the ISA 2000 server.
we use ISA 2000 server with SP1 installed on W2K server SP3 installed.

help please...

IT Dept
0
livingstoneitdept
Asked:
livingstoneitdept
  • 6
  • 2
1 Solution
 
Yan_westCommented:
You do it via your domain group policy..

Open active directory users and computers, Right click on your domain, click on the group policy tab. Click on the domain policy and click edit. After, click on User Settings -> Windows Settings -> Internet Explorer Maintenance ->
Connection -> Proxy Settings

Proxy servers can also be set by DHCP. It is Option 252.
0
 
livingstoneitdeptAuthor Commented:
Hi,
we are still on NT domain, not using AD yet.
How do we do this ?

0
 
Yan_westCommented:
Check this link, the awnser is there :)

http://www.tek-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=672470
0
Automating Your MSP Business

The road to profitability.
Delivering superior services is key to ensuring customer satisfaction and the consequent long-term relationships that enable MSPs to lock in predictable, recurring revenue. What's the best way to deliver superior service? One word: automation.

 
Yan_westCommented:
you could put merge this registry key via your login script on each PC, and the proxy setting would set itself at each reboot.

regedit -s  name.reg

this will merge the registry file and replace the old value with the new...  it will not ask for confirmation if you add the -s switch..
0
 
Yan_westCommented:
sorry, it'S /s

:)
0
 
livingstoneitdeptAuthor Commented:
thanks,
our users login to terminal servers (which have static IP addresses).
how to force all terminal sessions (Citrix sessions) to use Proxy setting ?

IT dept
0
 
Yan_westCommented:
Oh, you could do it with NT4 policies then.. That'S very very far in my memory :)

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/winntas/maintain/prof_pol.mspx

here is a policy to setup the proxy server.. since nt 4 is old, the policy is for ie 5.5

Try it anways..

http://thethin.net/proxy.zip

there's lots of other policy templates on there, check it out: http://www.thethin.net/tsdownload.cfm
0
 
Yan_westCommented:
there is also one for IE 6, don't know if you can set your proxy with this:

http://thethin.net/ie6adm.zip

Sorry, can't test it out for you, My domain is 100% 2000 + XP.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Port Scanner

Check which ports are open to the outside world. Helps make sure that your firewall rules are working as intended.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

  • 6
  • 2
Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now