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Proxy authentication for URL monitoring

Topics: User Forum
Apr 16, 2007 at 3:00 PM
I'm trying to monitor a URL using Polymon.
The executive service is started with a domain user account that can browse the Internet through our proxy server (i.e., that user can open an Internet explorer and navigate to any URL such as
However,a URL monitor for that URL always fails getting this error message from the proxy server :
Status: Fail
Status Message: The remote server returned an error: (407) Proxy Authentication Required.
Is the URL monitor supporting proxy authentication?
Juan Carlos
Apr 17, 2007 at 12:43 PM
The URL monitor does not support impersonation. I thought the credentials passed with the HTTP request would have been the same credentials as the service account. I will have to look into it further.

Apr 17, 2007 at 12:43 PM
This discussion has been copied to Work Item 9687. You may wish to continue further discussion there.