Division of Information Technology Services

How Do I ... Access Visix with my Browser?



This document will help with access to Visix using multiple browsers. It will also detail some of the plugins required

Software Needed

To access visix you'll need a web browser and some plug-ins so that everything will work correctly.

Browsers Supported

Plug-ins Required

Firefox Integrated Authentication Setup

The link below will take you to a page with the Add-on for Firefox that enables NTLM authentication.



After it downloads you’ll have to restart Firefox.


Once restarted, click on Tools and then Integrated Authentication Sites

Add the following URL to the allowed sites: http://visix.vm.its.uwo.pri and Click close.


Then restart Firefox and clear your Cache.

IE Tab Setup

Go to the following page http://www.ietab.net/ 

Click on the link that says "Get IE Tab for Chrome".


 This will take you to the Google Chrome store.  Once there, click "free" to download IE Tab


Once downloaded, you will be prompted to Confirm the new extension for Chrome.  Click Add.


Once added, go to the Chrome settings.



Click on extensions and click on the Options link under IETab. 


On this page, under the Auto URLs box enter in http://visix.vm.its.uwo.pri/* and then click add.


You may need to restart Chrome after these steps.

After this is done, you will then be able to go to the Visix page and it will work properly.

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