How to Set Up Connection - Step A. Set Your Browser to Use the Proxy Service
Firefox 3.x

  1. Select "Options" from the "Tools" menu of the browser toolbar. showing choose options then tools
  2. Click on "Advanced." options dialog box
  3. Click on the "Network" tab below the row of icons. options dialog box with advanced chosen.
  4. Click on "Settings" under "Connection." options dialog box with advanced chosen and the network tab clicked
  5. Enter the following URL into the field labeled "Automatic Proxy Configuration URL":
      http://www.lib.ucdavis.edu/proxy/pacserve

    WARNING: Avoid common mistakes.

    • When using Copy and Paste to enter the URL, be sure there is NO space in front of the http://
    • Do not omit the http:// in the URL. It is necessary.
    showing an example of entering the full URL in the appropriate field
  6. Click the button labeled "Reload".
  7. Click the button labeled "OK".
  8. Close your browser and reopen it.

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