possible quick test, may not be the most appropriate ...

presuming the web proxy is on 8080 try telnetting to the proxy,

c:\> telnet <ip.address> 8080

then enter something, and press enter, you should generate a bad request
and recieve some html in return for your efforts ...

if it does not connect the proxy is not answering ...


> We have a BM server and I am only able to access the internet if I have
> the browser setup to automatically detect settings. If I set the proxy

> will not work. This seemed to happen out of no where. My proxy is

> fine on the server and nothing has been changed recently.