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

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Stop certain iOS apps from accessing the internet [duplicate]

I'm trying to block certain applications on my iPhone from accessing the internet. I can see from Charles Proxy that the apps are connecting to the internet from my iPhone without me knowing. I know ...
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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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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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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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How do I override osx to use direct connection instead of current proxy settings?

My Mac has been using a specific app as a proxy manager, I then switched to chrome extensions which works fine. But as I uninstalled the app, the OS X seems to be stuck with the previous proxy ...
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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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Reverse Proxy Help - URL Rewriting

I have OS X server running on Yosemite - standard site setup (http and https) and have been successful in creating a reverse proxy which routes incoming connections on http://hello.mydomain.com/forum ...
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Why “Too many open files” error is occurred while opening a webpage with polipo installed on OS X 10.11.4?

I have installed polipo-1.1.1 caching proxy on my OS X 10.11.4 with homebrew: brew install polipo --with-large-chunks Sometimes opening URLs (this page for example) is failed with this error ...
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Disable Keychain dialogs when using proxy server

Every time I use proxy, AuthBrokerAgent starts up and I have to allow him to use confidential information stored in my Keychain. I disabled the AuthBrokerAgent, but now every single app wants me to ...
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Is there an OS X equivalent to the web debugging proxy Fiddler?

I do web development on Windows for my day job, and I rely a lot on Fiddler, which is web debugging proxy. What is an equivalent tool for OS X?
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How to force Safari resolve local URLs (localhost:9000, 127.0.0.1:3000 etc) on proxy?

I have a SOCKS5 proxy. I have a use-case, in which I want to route all traffic (even local URLs) via my proxy. It works on Chrome & Firefox. However, on Safari, it resolves the local URLs locally....
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getting an error -25299 attempting to create account and password for proxy

I changed the proxy settings with the following code: sudo networksetup -setwebproxy Wi-Fi IP_ADDRESS PORT on USERNAME PASSWORD It does indeed changes settings, but throws an error saying: error -...
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stop Chrome from asking for proxy credentials

I wanted to change my proxy settings for Chrome. I opened the Network tab and entered username and password along with ip and port data. When I opened Chrome browser, it asked for username and ...
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prevent networksetup from asking for password

I am trying to get rid of password when changing proxy with networksetup. I changed permissions to read and write of /private/etc folder and propagated change to subfolders. I tried this: sudo chmod ...
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How would I put a proxy on the Spotify app?

The network I currently use to listen to Spotify has just blocked the app, so now I can't listen to my music. I tried to put a proxy on my computer, but my computer's network settings need an admin ...
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iCloud sign out lost note recovery

Bit of a long shot, I was connected to iCloud on my work mac and created some notes. Connecting to iCloud then became no longer allowed on my work proxy so I got a message to sign out. When I signed ...
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How to install an homebrew package behind a proxy?

I'm working behind a proxy. When I installed homebrew I've modified the official command: /usr/bin/ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" by ...
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Script, Workflow, or shortcut to change URL

My work has a proxy service that I need to use to access certain websites. Basically it adds extra parts the website url (after I've logged in)- I need to add something like proxy.go.com right before ...
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Access Mac App Store via VPN

I am pretty new to Macs, but I am not sure that is relevant here. I do use a VPN sometimes (and will do so more). It seems to work OK for browsers, email etc as it should. However, I wanted to change ...
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Configure an always on proxy on a mac

I am trying to pass some network traffic on my mac to my arduino. I am currently making a Li-Fi system and I thought that the easiest way to this was to use a local proxy. I have made the proxy but ...
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Using Package Installers behind company firewall

Is there a more efficient way to use package installers behind a firewall than adjusting the proxy settings for each installer? As of now, I'm using Ruby Gems, Bower, and NPM and it's a pain to ...
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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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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. I do this by entering the command export http_proxy="username:password@ip address:port number" Is there a way to ...
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Missing advanced network settings for iPhone USB/Bluetooth tethering

I have the same problem described here: http://discussions.apple.com/message.jspa?messageID=10082848#10082848 My iPhone is tethered to my Mac laptop via Bluetooth or USB. I want to set up a proxy ...
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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 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 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 it'...
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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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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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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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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 ...