A proxy server is usually, a gate between you and the internet. If the user visit to a website, then the proxy server communicates with it on behalf of your browser. In this blog, you will read how to setup Proxy server on Window, Mac and on Browsers. For help, just contact the expert of Webroot Support team through www.webroot.com/safe.
have to press the Windows + I keys altogether to access the Windows Settings
menu. Then on Windows 10, you should click on Settings and then select Network
& Internet and choose Proxy. And on Windows 8, you should click on Settings
and then choose Network Proxy. Now, under the Manual Setup section, you should
set the “Use a Proxy Server” toggle to On. After this, just ensure the
“Automatically detect settings” toggle is on. Then by default, the Windows
automatically checks if your business, school, or local network has an
automatic proxy server setup ready to run. But if it does, then Windows will tells
you its name, and also encourage you to follow its instructions. Here, Windows
finds a PAC file, in the Automatic Proxy Setup, and set the Use Setup Script
switch to On. At last, enter the script address and then click on Save.
Set up a Proxy Server on a Mac:
should open System Preferences. For this, click on the Apple menu and then choose System
Preferences. After this, you should choose the Network icon just to adjust
connectivity settings. Now, you should select the type of network which you
use, usually Ethernet or Wi-Fi. Then, click on Advanced option and then select Proxies.
If you want to automatically configure your proxy server settings, then you
should select Auto Proxy Discovery. And then click on Secure Web Proxy (HTTPS).
At this point, you should type in the proxy server address and also its port number
in the fields. If you want to use a proxy auto-configuration (PAC) file, then
select Automatic Proxy Configuration and just enter the proxy address into the
URL field. If in case, the proxy server is protected by a password, then you
should select the “Proxy server requires password” checkbox. Here, you should enter
your account name and password in the Username and Password fields. At the end,
click OK button to save the proxy setup.
Set up a Proxy in Google Chrome:
First, you should open the Chrome toolbar and then select Settings. After this, you should scroll down to the bottom of the display. And then click on Show advanced settings. Now, you have to scroll down to “System” and then choose Open your computer’s proxy settings. At the end, you should follow the instructions for your operating system to set up your proxy server settings. www.webroot.com/safe
Set up a Proxy Server in Safari:
should click on Safari in the browser toolbar. And then choose Preferences.
After this, you should click on the Advanced tab. Now under “Proxies,” you
should click on Change settings. At last, follow the instructions for macOS to
set up your proxy server settings and follow them.
Set up a Proxy Server in Edge:
Edge, which is at the top-right hand side, you should click the Menu button.
And then select Settings. After this, you should scroll down to the Advanced
settings section and then click the View advanced settings icon. Now, you
should click on the Open proxy settings button. At last, follow the instructions
for Windows 10 to configure your proxy server settings.