In some instances, it may be necessary to bypass the GFI Proxy server for trusted applications that require frequent updates or to speed up access to particular websites or servers. This article provides relevant information on how this can be done within Internet Explorer.
- GFI Proxy server
- Internet Explorer
In Internet Explorer, navigate to Tools > Internet Options.
Select the Connections tab and click the LAN Settings button.
Click the on Advanced.
Add your destination web server hostname or IP information in the Exceptions field, as shown in the below image:
Note: These settings can also be configured via a Group Policy, and they can be locked, preventing users from accessing these tabs.
The above configuration will allow users to access these websites or domains regardless of any of your existing policies. Make sure that the site is trusted before enabling this configuration.