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I have just bought a new laptop with Windows 8 and I am having trouble connecting to the internet at my University as it is not prompting me for my user name and password. On my old laptop, the proxy authentification box would pop up within seconds of opening IE, however, on my new computer, it takes up to 5 hours to pop up, if at all. I have tried using Chrome and Firefox and continue to have the same problems. Is there a way to force the proxy authentification box to pop up when I open IE?

Any suggestions would be wonderful!

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