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I am trying to access a .htaccess protected test url and I get the following error When i am trying to run the tests in IE

Failed to navigate to This usually means that a call to the COM method IWebBrowser2::Navigate2() failed. (WARNING: The server did not provide any stacktrace information)

The credentials are correct and the tests run fine in FF and chrome

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You may want to include information about what sort of tests you are running, what tool you are using to execute them, etc. – Sam Woods Feb 11 '13 at 17:32
Is that a supported feature of IE ? I think that may not be supported on security grounds. – Bruce McLeod Feb 12 '13 at 1:10
@SamWoods I am running selenium Tests with Junit – Theo Feb 12 '13 at 9:09
@BruceMcleod it seams you are right according to thanks for pointing me to the right Direction – Theo Feb 12 '13 at 9:13
@theo If my comment helped, please mark this as answered to get it off the unanswered list. – Bruce McLeod Feb 22 '13 at 2:21
up vote 1 down vote accepted

According to this feature is not supported in IE on security grounds.

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