> My website uses the Amazon.com webservices to retrieve XML data on books and
> such. It used to work, then they changed some things, and in various ways my
> code no longer worked. I was working on it a few weeks ago, and got it to
> work locally, but not on my ISP. But now it doesn't even work locally
> anymore... even though I am pretty sure I didn't make any further changes. ???
> Anyway, here is the error message I get:
> "The underlying connection was closed: The proxy name could not be resolved,
> verify correct proxy configuration."
> The error seems to be coming up when I invoke these two lines:
> XmlDoent xmldoc = new XmlDoent();
> HERE]&Version=2004-11-10&AssociateTag=epistemelinks&Operation=ItemSearch &SearchIndex=Books&Keywords="
> + Server.UrlEncode(strKeyword)+ "&ResponseGroup=Medium&ItemPage=" +
> When I send a version of this in IE, with a value in for the two variables,
> I get back the desired XML just fine. But for some reason it won't work in my
> code here... I get that error about a proxy. What is supposed to happen is
> the XML data is returned, I apply an XSLT object to it, transform it as
> desired HTML, and display on the page. Like I said, this exact code was
> working... until just recently... at least on my localhost machine.
> The only thing I have done recently is upgrade to WMP 10 (surely not the
> problem), and also installed the MSN Toolbar for IE (did that change some
> Tom Stone