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Slow response working with WebDAV resources on Windows Vista or Windows 7
Article ID: 2445570 - View products that this article applies to.
You are using Windows Vista or Windows 7 to access WebDAV resources. No proxy server is between your client machine and the WebDAV resource. You may experience longer than expected delays when:
When WebClient issues a WebDAV command, it checks for a web proxy server before issuing each command. When Auto-Proxy detection is enabled and there is no proxy server in the environment between the client and WebDAV resource, WebClient waits for the timeout of Auto-Proxy detection. Command completion will take longer due the wait for the Auto-Proxy detection timeout.
Confirm that there is not a proxy server between the client and the WebDAV resource. If there is no proxy server involved, de-select Automatically detect settings in the LAN Settings for Internet Explorer:
(http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=151500)for other considerations.
Article ID: 2445570 - Last Review: April 4, 2011 - Revision: 6.0