Questions tagged [proxy]

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

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MacBook unable to visit websites while connected to Wifi

A month ago I made a wrong manipulation in the Network settings of my computer and since then I cannot browse any websites nor use the Mail app when I connect to my office’s WiFi or at the local café. ...
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Is a FaceTime Proxy Possible?

I'm wondering if it'd be technically possible to have someone FaceTime a bot and the bot serves as a proxy to FaceTime another number? Similar question with iMessage? By Proxy I also mean calling the ...
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system wide proxy only for certain domains

My Mac is running Catalina. I have an ssh tunnel running on localhost:1234. I would like to proxy all traffic to domain.com through localhost:1234. How can I set up a system-wide proxy to make sure ...
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using Murus 2 how do I route all traffic to and from a domain through a proxy?

I have a proxy at socks5://localhost:1234. I have various applications communicating with mydomain.com. Using Murus 2, how do I make sure all traffic on my machine coming from or going to mydomain....
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Can't connect to any apple servers, third party apps have trouble connecting

Problem I can't login to iCloud, Itunes, App Store on my Macbook Accessing the App Store app displays a 'Cannot connect to App Store' message Attempting to sign in by going to [System Preferences > ...
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macOS Big Sur Dictionary.app doesn't use system proxy

When using Wikipedia in Dictionary.app on macOS Big Sur 11.0.1, Dictionary.app sends HTTPS requests to *.b.akamaiedge.net and is not utilizing system proxy (HTTP or socks5). How do I fix this?
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How to set up multiple proxies working simultaneously in macOS?

I want to use two proxies simultaneously with my internet connection and choose one of them depending on the target domain. My desired scheme: Request to domain1.com? Use proxy1.com. Request to ...
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How to sniff packets between a iOS device and an ethernet (via USB) device

I have a USB camera that does work with iOS devices only on a specific application made by the manufacturer. When connected, it creates an ethernet interface for which I'm always assigned the same IP ...
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macports mod_proxy configuration gives error AH01144 No protocol handler was valid for the URL .. scheme http

I am trying to a reverse proxy to get Apache Jena Fuseki which will only work on localhost:3030 visible from my intranet. I get the error message shown below although the proxy modules seem to be ...
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Why I can still access Internet after I set the the HTTP proxy to a unknow address?

Why I set the HTTP proxy to a nono-proxy IP address, I can still access the Internet? I follow this tutorial, at the time 2:08, you see there should be can not access the Internet. but I set to a non-...
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Using a bash script to set up Proxies on macOS

Mojave 10.14.6 My company use Proxy. One Proxy for HTTP and One Proxy for HTTPS and some Bypass proxy settings for these Hosts & Domains. I was not able to reach google.com website because I had ...
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Catalina: Determine if VPN is Active

In connection with using a DDNS I need to be able to determine from within a shell script whether or not a VPN is active. I saw this answer from 2014 From the command line, how do I tell if a ...
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Make zoom use system proxy

I'm in China, and Zoom often get stuck because of unstable connection to Zoom server. I have a http(s) proxy that works great (I get 0% packet loss with this proxy, and 30%-40% otherwise). However, ...
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2 macs connected via ethernet

Ive connected 2 macs via ethernet "connect to server" using this method: Send very large files through Ethernet between two Mac computers I was able to connect and browse and use all the ...
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Catalina Safari “Proxy Automatic Configuration” (PAC) is not used

Running Catalina (10.15.6) My SOCKS5 proxy is a DynamicForwarddeclared port on a ssh session. My pac file is ultra simple and tested good using online test tools, as well as Chrome which uses the OS's ...
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Proxy user/password setting in System Settings apparently ignored

Using macOS Catalina 10.15.2, I observe the following behavior: I open System Preferences, Network, the network I am on (only tested Ethernet thus far), Advanced, Proxies, Web Proxy (HTTP). I enable ...
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Website unreachable / PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR / tries connects to localhost instead

Since some weeks I have a very strange issue, where I'm stuck how to further debug, specially as I'm more of a Linux Guy in front of a MacOS (10.15.4) From time to time I get in Firefox/Chrome a ...
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Fail to move proxy credentials item from login keychain to system keychain in Catalina

when defining system proxy from system preferences->network->proxies It keeps the credentials in login keychain which is only good for current user, and I'd like to have seamless access for all ...
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Need clarification on macOS proxy configuration settings

I'm attempting to configure the proxy settings for a MacBook to work in my office. My company uses a proxy pac file and provided me the URL, what I am unclear about is the other options. I confirmed ...
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Make socks5 proxy (through ShadowSocks-NG) available to all devices in LAN

I have a socks5 proxy subscription and it utilized some complicated things like encryption and obfuscation. Because I cannot find a similar tool on my phone that could connect to the proxy with this ...
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Automatically switching proxy server settings [duplicate]

I have a local proxy server running on my network that I'd like to route web traffic through while I'm at home. I can do this under System Preferences > Network > Advanced > Proxies, Web Proxy (HTTP) ...
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PF not forwarding incoming traffic on loopback from one port to another

Scenario I have a server listening on port 3000 on localhost. I want incoming traffic to localhost:8080 to be forwarded to that server. My set up: Server listens on port 3000; nothing listens on ...
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I can't set a HTTP-Proxy on my wifi anymore

Anyone have an idea how to fix this? I press save but still it isn't saved.. or being used?
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How proxy authentication works before first user login?

For the creation of a tool which make uses of system proxy preferences, I am trying to understand their keychain usage: From my current understanding, on MacOS (Catalina) the system preferences for ...
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Is it possible to set HTTP proxy settings for Safari when ran from the CLI?

Chrome-based and Firefox browsers support the HTTP_PROXY command line variable to set an HTTP proxy to use when visiting webpages. Is there a way to start Safari with an HTTP proxy from the command ...
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SSH tunnel over VPN

I am using a VPN software which, like all VPNs, changes the system configuration in certain ways to make use of their servers. Sometimes, I need to use an SSH tunnel proxy. I use Sidestep which ...
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How to identify the originator of an URL call under iOS/iPadOS?

I am sometimes testing my apps on iPhone/iPad with Charles http PROXY to debug URL calls. I have noticed, that when I lock my iPhone and Charles is still running, I can see various URL connect calls ...
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502 Proxy error when trying to use Homebrew php72 with Server.app websites

I'm having a puzzling issue with a website on macOS server (server.app 5.6, High Sierra 10.13). All works fine when the url length is below 70 characters. 70 and up and I'm getting a Proxy error. The ...
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How can I forward web traffic from Mac to iPad?

I am trying to setup the iPad as a development station. Managed to ssh from it to my Mac, but the thing is, on the Mac I need to connect to a VPN to be able to access some websites. Those websites ...
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Safari SSH Tunneling Troubleshooting Diagnostics

What diagnostics / troubleshooting can be performed to meet the goal? Goal: tunnel through a remote router, with port 22 enabled for SSH access via SSH. Asus RT68U Router outfitted with Merlin ...
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SOCKS proxy environment variable ignored by command line applications

I have a SOCKS proxy that is accessible at 192.168.0.17:1080 in my local network. I redirected my internet traffic to it in my Wifi System Preferences. This works fine, GUI applications use it. ...
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Run a local http(s) proxy from command line using built-in commands

We've been using Charles Proxy during the development of a product, but now need to be able to script/automate the same behaviour using command line tools on macOS. My understanding is that Charles ...
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Why does “what's my IP” show a strange / random IP and not my home fibre IP?

When I try ifconfig.co or whatismyip.com on my MacOS 10.4 I get a completely unknown IP address and it even changes every day or two. Tried from Safari, Brave, Firefox and even did curl ifconfig.co ...
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How to configure .pac file for proxy in macOS

I have a .pac file from our hosted web server for proxy. It is working fine for Windows and I am able to access site allowed by proxy. However, I use the same link of .pac file in my macOS, then it ...
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How can I force all traffic for a single app through VPN / Proxy + Open Source? aka App Firewall?

I'm looking for an app that is fully Open Source OR built-in to MacOS as I am trying to use this for security / privacy (to ensure that particular apps cannot make arbitrary connections) I have ...
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Unable to connect mac from remote using telnet

I am trying to use my mac as proxy using charles proxy. To do that, I had my mac and android device in same network and manually set the mac ip as proxy in the android device settings at port 8888. ...
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How to disable DNS resolution when using a HTTP proxy

I'm running behind a corporate firewall and http proxy. The DNS resolves internal names but does not resolve external names. The proxy does allow connecting to external sites and when using this with ...
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Difference between an https proxy and a VPN [closed]

as far as I know, both proxy and VPN forwards traffic under their IP-Adresses and not yours. Also, a vpn is more secure than a proxy, because in a vpn the connection is end-to-end secured. Using a ...
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How to configure a proxy for the mobile data connection?

Reasons why I want to configure the proxy is to surf anonymous, for security reasons, to gain access in blocked websites in some locations. I've seen that it is possible to configure a proxy with the ...
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How can Charles Proxy change settings without admin rights after first time?

Charles Proxy has a feature that it can automatically configure your system proxy settings when it starts. Every programmatic way I've found of changing these settings (e.g. networksetup) requires ...
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MacBook Pro 2017 - suspicious network settings I don't understand

I've been looking at my network preferences and I am concerned that these settings mean someone may be spying on me. Can someone explain what proxies are and what does bypass proxy mean? And, should ...
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How can I create a wifi hotspot which passes all traffics to local proxy server?

I have a mitmproxy server listening on port 9999 and my macbook pro is connected to internet with usb tethering. I want to make a wifi hotspot which forwards all request to the mitmproxy server. How ...
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Is there any way to set network preferences per Wi-Fi connection?

I work on multiple physical locations with different Wi-Fi's to connect to. Certain Wi-Fi's are within local networks that have specific network settings. I have added different "Locations" in the ...
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How to connect Apple TV (3rd Gen) to the Internet through proxy?

I have an Apple TV 3rd Gen (a1469) running OS 7.2.2. I need it to connect to the Internet through a proxy. I've tried downloading AppleConfigurator2 Version 2.7.1 on a Mac with macOS 10.13, but I ...
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How to prevent browser from redirecting AT ALL using terminal

I have a very limited knowledge of this stuff so I hope this explanation makes sense.... My parents have somehow got on my MacBook, and made it so that they can change any setting and view/modify my ...
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Google Chrome 68+ doesn't work behind corporate proxy on macOS

This started happening after my company pushed Chrome 68 update (we were using Chrome 65 until then) almost a year back. If I start Chrome up, it runs all well for a while (ranging from 5 minutes to a ...
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Safari stops working when attached to a corporate network

My work MBP is in a corporate network which has heavy security. For the last few months Safari has been driving me crazy. It will work for a period of time, then just stop. No matter what web page I ...
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Account with parental controls enabled breaks proxy use

I have a MacBook Air running Mojave (10.14.2). My router is running a proxy using Squid that works fine on the Mac's administrator account and a user account. When the user account has Parental ...
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Proxy Authentication Error in pip install Mac

I have tried to set the proxy in the bash_profile: export http_proxy=http://UserID:PWD@202.141.80.24:3128 export https_proxy=http://UserID:PWD@202.141.80.24:3128 export ftp_proxy=http://UserID:PWD@...
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Bonjour Sleep Proxy / WoWLAN / WoL

So I've had an interesting issue that I think I know what might have happened, but I'm not sure if it is actually possible. I have 2 Mac's running High Sierra, Laptop and iMac. I have enabled "Wake ...

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