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Why is EBSCOhost Connection not IP Authenticating in Internet Explorer 9?

If you are unable to IP authenticate using EBSCOhost Connection within IE 9, you will need to add http://connection.ebscohost.com as a Trusted Site. Please see the instructions below:

  1. Open Internet Explorer 9.

  2. Select Tools > Internet Options in the tool bar.

  3. Within the Internet Options pop-up window, select the Security tab.

  4. Select the Trusted Sites zone option (green checkmark graphic).

  5. Select the Sites button.

  6. Within the next pop-up, enter the text below in the Add this website to the zone: text box:

    http://connection.ebscohost.com

  7. Select the Add button (Note: make sure that the check box corresponding to Require server verification (https:) for all sites in this zone is un-checked.)

  8. Select the Close button and then the OK button within the pop-ups closing the windows.