Tuesday, March 29, 2011

You cannot connect to Windows Live Mesh through a proxy server

To correct this problem:
* Run inetcpl.cpl and go to Connections -> LAN settings. Clear Automatically detect settings and Use automatic configuration script check boxes. Check Use a proxy server for your LAN and enter proxy server address or IP and port. Check Bypass proxy server for local addresses.
* Open an elevated command prompt and enter this command
netsh winhttp import proxy source=ie
After that try to run Windows Live Mesh