A device (either hardware or another computer) that acts as a in-between interface between a computer and a network.

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How to set proxy on OS X Terminal permanently?

For every new session in OS X terminal, I have to make my proxy settings again. Is there a way to make these proxy settings once for all?
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How do I check if an app is going through system proxy?

I have set up a system-wide socks proxy in Preferences -> Network. How can I tell if some app follows or bypasses the system proxy setting. I need this because I have a program ported from Windows ...
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How to configure a proxy in a new network location using Terminal.app

I'm writing a bash script, which will create new network location and configure it. The question is - how to add proxy settings to specific network location using terminal or bash script? P.S. I'm ...
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Can't use Internet effectively after password change for office web Proxy on Mac

We have an Internet/office web proxy for http and https, pretty common proxy. Every so often we have to reset our password. On a Windows machine, the password change is automatic and is propagated ...
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SOCKS5 Proxy for only specific IP addresses without authentication

I need to connect to a specific proxy server for only specific IP addresses. I've managed to configure everything with proxyfier. However I only have the trial version. I've read much about ssh ...
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Can't get terminal to connect to internet via proxy

I set up a proxy server on my raspberry pi, which is connected via LogMeIn Hamachi to my mac. Using the proxy settings in my global network settings panel, I can access local resources via Chrome, ...
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How to configure proxy settings for a specific network?

A network I connect to requires configuring proxy settings to reach the Internet. When I configure those settings within the Automatic location, it applies to every network I connect to. Is there ...
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Is there a way to disable network setup is trying to modify the system network configuration

I'm writing some scripts that change the proxy settings on my system with various networksetup calls When I run the script I get this popup I've tried a sudo in front of the command and that ...
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iOS switch network configuration

On our iPhones (a lot of test devices) we switch often between a plain network connection and a connection with a proxy. The normal flow require Go to setting Select wifi preference enable proxy ...
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Force proxy setting in iOS Apps

I am using my institute Wi-Fi with a proxy. On my Android device all apps work. But in iOS 9.2 on iPhone 6S most of the apps like Hike, Skype, Facebook Messenger, Telegram are not working. I think ...
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iTunes, Proxy Authentication and NTLM

I am attempting to use iTunes through a work proxy. When loading iTunes, it prompts me to enter a username and password for the http and https proxy servers, but fails, saying the password was ...
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osx - How to override automatically enabled proxy

(I am using a 11" MacBook Air, Early 2015, provided by my school) There is software hard-installed on my computer that automatically enables a proxy (under "System Preferences..." -> "Network" -> ...
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Any cydia App for choosing specific proxy country?

Like for those tv apps, in my case, from Spain which will only show certain content if you have a Spanish ip. For me in Germany I thus need some kind of proxy from Spain. Does such an app exist in ...
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Configure Skype proxy setting?

I would like to use Skype's proxy setting on Mac. However, when I click "Change", it just takes me to SystemPreferences -> Wifi -> Advanced -> Proxies. What am I supposed to do to set up a proxy ...
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Service like “Opera Max” for OS X?

There is an app for Android called "Opera Max" which compresses all Internet data systemwide no matter which app you are using. It can give amazing data savings. Is there any similar service for OS ...
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Is there free, system-wide http/https proxy software for OS X?

I need to forward all my traffic trough a HTTP/HTTPS proxy in order to connect to a VPN. I can only connect to that VPN using a HTTP/HTTPS proxy. Is there something free that I can use to achieve ...
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Twitter app on iOS 9 doesn't connect through proxy

I'm connecting to a local proxy to access internet on my iPhone/iOS 9 but Twitter app seems not using the global proxy i've set for my wifi... Other apps like Chrome & Safari are working just ...
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How do I connect to a VPN through a HTTP/HTTPS proxy?

MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015), OS X El Capitan (10.11.1) I'm currently on a Macbook Pro mid 2015 with OS X 10.11.1 and I need help bypassing my university's proxy server. I believe they use ...
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PulseSecure Does not use iOS Wireless Proxy Settings

I am using my company's VPN which is using the PulseSecure application. My wireless connection on my iPhone uses a manually entered proxy address which is my Laptop's IP address. If I am not ...
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Clear Automatic Proxy Configuration box in MBP Network settings (El Capitan)

So I input the URL for my school's proxy server in the automatic proxy server box in network settings (under advanced and then proxies). I want to now clear this box (yes, I realize I can uptick the ...
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How to block a specific hostname when shadowsocks is activated?

Modifying the hosts file is the simplest way to prevent my computer to visit a specific hostname. When I start using shadowsocks' global mode, however, the method of modifying hosts doesn't work any ...
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Proxy for Mail app

It looks like the Apple Mail application is not using the system's proxy settings. I have configured the proxy in the network system preferences, and all of my web browsers (Safari, Chrome, Firefox) ...
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Installing/Setting Up OpenVPN Server on Yosemite with MacPorts

Good day all. I'm very, very inexperienced with VPNs and networking protocols in general. This may be terrible: Attempting to setup OpenVPN in Yosemite Lion while bridging my ethernet connection to ...
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Can not access network with Mac OS X 10.10.5 Proxifier info sf_connect_out xx allready connected

After I left for a while, the Mac locked screen. When I got back and logged in again, the Proxifier's connections area shows this info: Lots of apps on my Mac including Chrome, Safari, Evernote, ...
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Password in Proxy Settings gets changed automatically (from cache?)

I want to change the Proxy Settings on my Macbook Air. But somehow the old password is stored in some kind of cache. When I change the settings and save the changes the password is instantly replaced ...
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how to install stunnel on mountain lion?

I currently bought an Mac, so I'm a noob :). I used to connect to my server using stunnel on windows & ubuntu. I'm also a noob in networking. I check website download section, and there's no mac ...
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Is it possible to set a http proxy & port on a iOS personal hotspot connection

When an iPhone is connected to a Wifi network, there is an option to set a manual http proxy and port. When user has created an personal WIFI hotspot ( sharing the cellular connection) there is no ...
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iMessage / iCloud via SSH Port forward to get through firewall

What ports does iCloud and iMessage use and is it possible to use SSH port forwarding via a proxy to use them on a network that blocks the services?
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How do I run a java application that wants to bind to ports 80 and 443?

Okay, so I turn on my laptop, sign in to my regular user account and proceed to open/run a Java-based, HTTP-proxying application called burp via Terminal.app. It executes normally but refuses to bind ...
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How to use a SOCKS proxy in Safari/Chrome only?

I need to connect to the internet via a SSH proxy for development purposes (I need to test something local on a VPS). How do I configure OS X to only use the proxy in Safari/Chrome, instead of ...
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How to Create a VPN server on an iPhone or join another machine to a LAN via the web

Is it possible to create a VPN server on an iPhone so that I can connect to it with Linux box and bring the Linux box onto the iPhone’s LAN? I’ve been looking all day and everything available for iOS ...
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Configure HTTPS proxy on iPad

I have a secure login page on my localhost. In my network settings on the iPad I can only change HTTP proxy setting to access insecure pages in localhost. I have configured it this way: Server: ...
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Mac username & password for proxy settings keep resetting by itself

I've a MacBook Pro Retina Display. The username & password for the proxy settings for HTTPS keeps resetting by itself every few mins. If I enable "Proxy server requires password" below & put ...
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Formatting of a web page messed up when using proxy

Background For academic purposes I have to use an university proxy from my home in order to access some contents online available only with this method (PUBMED, a medical research database). I have ...
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Running a proxy server like Charles interferes with Mac wireless web-based login authenication?

Just wanted confirmation or thoughts from others. I was doing some testing and debugging for work and noticed that if I run Charles proxy before enabling wifi and connecting to a wifi network that ...
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Redirect traffic using PF along with Internet Sharing

The short version: How do I redirect all traffic from en2 port 80/443 to 127.0.0.1:8080 when I have enabled Internet Sharing in OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)? Some background: I am doing a master ...
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Proxy authentication not asked

I'm trying to connect a Mac (OsX 10.9.5) to internet through a proxy. I added the auto-configuration link (http://10.0.0.1/proxy.pac) to network configuration, but when I try to use Safari it doesn't ...
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How to make Apple Mail.app to use SOCKS proxy configured by a PAC file

For some reasons, I have to use a SOCKS proxy to access Gmail, otherwise, the connection will be blocked. I tried the global SOCKS agent, and the Mail.app worked fine. Nevertheless, when I turned to ...
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OS 10.10 not connecting through proxy specified by its Internet name

My office proxy has always been specified with its IP address and everything worked fine. However, recently, the proxy was changed to use its Internet name, in the form xxxx-y.zzzz.com Since then, I ...
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Set Proxy Host and Port in UiWebview ios

I'm setting up a webview but I need to load the content of the webview using a proxy.I have used the following code, but it seems that the traffic is not routing through the proxy that we set. I am ...
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Use proxy in iOS to to use Apps outside the U.S

I live outside the US and would like to use some Apps that only work in US territory. Example: Square (to accept credit card payments), Paypal mobile, Hulu, etc... Is there a way to make iOS ...
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How to use SquidMan and force apps to go through it?

I have installed SquidMan and gave it the following details: General tab: HTTP Port: 8080 Parent tab: Hostname/IP: 10.18.1.3 (work proxy) Port: 8080 (work port) Username: myUserName Password: ...
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Terminal appears to ignore autoproxyurl setting

I can't get easy_install to install anything as it complains it gets a connection refused.: Searching for BeautifulSoup Reading https://pypi.python.org/simple/BeautifulSoup/ Download error on ...
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How do I connect to a SOCKS Proxy from an iPhone/iPod Touch?

I like to surf securely and privately via a SOCKS proxy which I created via SSH tunneling, on the Mac. I used the SSH client on my Mac to achieve this. Then I thought, since the iPhone OS is ...
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Proxypac configuration using Profile Manager's Custom payloads

I want to configure a proxypac script that is already set and working, to the Apple computers of my company. We are actually working with profile manager and I tried to figure out how to use the ...
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networkd - PAC Evaluation error

just a FYI, Mac OS X 10.10.3 was throwing the error below. I didn't find much just googling around and wanted to post what fixed the issue in my case. 5/4/15 6:30:18.410 AM networkd[209]: ...
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Why do I need to “bypass” 169.254/16?

In my MacBook's networking proxy settings I have "169.254/16" among the list of domains for which to bypass proxy settings: What purpose does this serve and why do I need it? Can I get rid of it?
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Chrome / Safari unable to connect to internet while Firefox can

I am using Mac book pro with OS X 10.9.5 at work. To connect to internet, I am connecting over Wifi and VPN. Also I have to use a proxy server in order to connect to Internet. With that setup, ...
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How to quick switch OSX proxy on/off?

I use SwitchySharp to quick switch between multi-proxies under Chrome broswer. Now I want to move to Safari(I love its "Tap to Zoom" feature), but SwitchySharp only works in Chrome, there is no a ...
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How can I stop proxy automatically resetting?

I'm using a school mac (OSX 10.9.x) whilst on holidays. The school has an automatic content scanner setup through a proxy, that apparently works even outside of the schools network. It thinks the ...