troubleshooting Question

Allow Google Earth through Bluecoat Proxy to install

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Good day all,

So as the title says I want to install Google Earth through the Bluecoat Proxy (ProxySG600)

I have done the following:

In your authentication layer, create a new rule and move it to the very top of that layer

For source, right-click the 'Any' and then Set / New / Request Header
Give it a name like "GoogleEarth"
Pick "User-Agent" as the header
In the header regex, put in "GoogleEarth" without the quotes
The destination for that rule should be 'Any'
The action should be 'do not authenticate'

But when I install Google Earth the installer gives the following error: "The installer could not connect to the Internet because of an HTTP 403 Forbidden response."

I also have a web access layer that allows an authenticated (IWA realm) user to go to maps.google.com and geoauth.google.com
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