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I have a weird issue.I have a remote proxy server,with installed squid3.When access to proxy from Linux the server works perfectly,but from windows i get always the same message :

the proxy server is refusing connections

Linux and windows have same IP and same version of Firefox who give me that message. On windows I have check firewall settings and it seems OK.

thank you.

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Make sure the port that you have set is correct. Squid should be listening on 3128 by default. Is that how the Windows version is set ? –  Lawrence May 8 at 6:18

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Have you checked the firewall on your proxy server to make sure it's allowing connections from the Windows host as well as the Linux host?

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This problem is caused may be due to add-ons related with proxy or software like spybot please disable or uninstall them. if still problem persists then reset your firefox. I hope this will fix the problem.

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