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Display a users IE settings

Posted on 2007-12-04
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We just began using a proxy server and some users are seeing multiple popups asking for username and password. So in troubleshooting this I was thinking it would be nice to have a tool to show a users IE settings.

So I'm wondering if there is a way to remotely see an end user's IE settings. Using the command line if possible. Maybe using psexec?

I tried running this vbs script with psexec on a remote box. It works but does not show the logged in user's settings, it shows my domain admin settings.
strComputer = "."
Set objWMIService = GetObject("winmgmts:\\" & strComputer & "\root\cimv2\Applications\MicrosoftIE")
 Set colIESettings = objWMIService.ExecQuery ("Select * from MicrosoftIE_LANSettings")
 For Each strIESetting in colIESettings
 Wscript.Echo "Autoconfiguration proxy: " & strIESetting.AutoConfigProxy
 Wscript.Echo "Autoconfiguration URL: " & strIESetting.AutoConfigURL
 Wscript.Echo "Autoconfiguration Proxy detection mode: " & strIESetting.AutoProxyDetectMode
 Wscript.Echo "Proxy: " & strIESetting.Proxy
 Wscript.Echo "Proxy override: " & strIESetting.ProxyOverride
 Wscript.Echo "Proxy server: " & strIESetting.ProxyServer
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Question by:veedar
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PSExec would have to be launched with the target user's credentials....

If you are parsing the username, and password in the psexec cmd, then it will load that user's profile.....
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