# <webProxyScript> Element (Network Settings)

Configures the characteristics of the script used to discover Web proxies.

<configuration>
<system.net>
<settings>
<webProxyScript>

## Syntax

<webProxyScript
/>


## Attributes and Elements

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.

### Attributes

Attribute Description
downloadTimeout Specifies the maximum time to download the script in hours, minutes, and seconds. The default value is one minute.

None.

### Parent Elements

Element Description
settings Configures basic network options for the System.Net namespace.

## Configuration Files

This element can be used in the application configuration file or the machine configuration file (Machine.config).