Frequently Asked Questions

Accessing Publications (using Proxy and VPN services)
Last Updated 4 years ago

Accessing Publications Outside M-ITI (requires both Proxy and VPN)
In order to access academic literature outside M-ITI, first you need to connect to M-ITI's VPN service.
Once you are connected to M-ITI's VPN, you will be able to access the publications as if you are inside the M-ITI's internal network using the following method:

Accessing Publications within M-ITI (requires Proxy only)
In order to access academic literature within M-ITI, you would need a proxy access tool (service/plugin). A common proxy service/plugin most of the people use is called FroxyProxy.

What is FoxyProxy?
FoxyProxy is a Firefox/Chrome extension which automatically switches an internet connection across one or more proxy servers based on URL patterns. Simply put, FoxyProxy automates the manual process of editing Firefox’s Connection Settings dialog.

How to configure the FoxyProxy plugin?

Please follow the guide based on your web browser:
The only change you have to make from the above guide is to choose automatic proxy configuration and insert the following url:
http://proxy.int.m-iti.org/wpad.dat


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