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I'm new to OS X and I want to connect my Macintosh through a LAN with wired connection using proxy settings and not using the WiFi connection.

How do I connect it to the LAN and use the internet?

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Also if your are referring to a Macintosh Computer please specify what model it is, and if you know, what operating system version it is running? – MrDaniel Apr 26 '12 at 11:47
    
What is providing the connection through the wired network? A router? A modem? More info needed. – Dave M Apr 26 '12 at 11:54
    
MAC is Apple Macintosh compute and I am connection via Ethernet cable – Ghost Answer Apr 26 '12 at 11:57
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Well, it's obvious that your LAN connection uses an Ethernet cable. We need more info, please. Why can't you just plug it in? – slhck Apr 26 '12 at 11:59
    
I have no idea to where I can set proxy for net connection on MAC OSX. When I connecting the cable in it – Ghost Answer Apr 26 '12 at 12:08
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You take your Ethernet cable …

… and plug it into the Ethernet port.

Then go to  » System Preferences » Network, select your Ethernet connection, and click on Advanced.

Here, under Proxies, set up your proxies.

All explained here: Mac OS X 10.6 Help: Using Ethernet to connect to a network or the Internet

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