Slow response working with WebDAV resources on Windows Vista or Windows 7Permanent link for this heading

Last update: 4 August 2017

SummaryPermanent link for this heading

Slow WebDAV response may appear using Microsoft Windows Vista or Microsoft Windows 7 if "Automatically detect settings" is enabled in the Internet Exporer proxy settings.

A Microsoft Knowledge Base article is available under describing this issue.

InformationPermanent link for this heading

When Auto-Proxy detection is enabled, Internet Explorer waits for the detection timeout for each WebDAV request. This will slow down the WebDAV response.

SolutionPermanent link for this heading

In Internet Explorer, go to Tools / Internet Options , select the Connections tab and click LAN settings .

De-select the option Automatically detect settings .

Applies to:Permanent link for this heading

  • Windwos Vista
  • Windwos 7

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