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How to run Tor as proxy for local network

I'm trying to use Tor as standalone socks server available for whole local network. I've set up connection in my torcc file as follows: #listen on all IPs SocksListenAddress 0.0.0.0 SocksPort 9150 ...
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How can I get Google Hangouts chat to work via Tor browser?

My friend's company is blocking Gmail access. I directed her to the Tor browser bundle. She was able to login to her Gmail account successfully (via https://www.gmail.com/ URL). However, the Google ...
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Check Proxy settings, but not in Control Panel> Internet Connections

I have a system provided by my organization. My system uses a proxy server to connect to the internet. Firefox is set to "Use system's proxy settings". I want to know the Proxy Address and port ...
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1answer
52 views

Detect browser proxy setting only if proxy server is available else go via default network

I am trying to browse via any browser which are installed on your OS. Settings should be like this. If there is proxy server in your network then browser should use proxy server to browse If there ...
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1answer
93 views

How can one change a Firefox config setting from the CLI

My objective is to be able to automate changing of a config setting without having to restart the running Firefox instance. In particular I want to change the Network Proxy Type. So for example the ...
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146 views

Start Firefox with Command Line using Proxy

I'm testing a proxy. I would like to start a second instance of Firefox with command line arguments so that the session uses a HTTP Proxy. (The first instance of Firefox starts normally and runs ...
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60 views

Firefox rule based proxy server extension with SOCKS authentication

Does anyone know of an extension to Firefox (or Chrome even) that automatically proxifies websites as selected by a rule that also supports SOCKS5 authentication. I basically want FoxyProxy or ...
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2answers
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How do you permanently disable the 'This Connection is Untrusted' page on Firefox

I'm going insane. Can someone please help me to COMPLETELY DISABLE the 'This Connection is Untrusted' page on Firefox. Facts: I am running Firefox 23.0 on an Ubuntu machine (downloaded and ...
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2answers
204 views

If ssh connection fails using SOCKS then what? Automate switch to no proxy?

Right now I am using plink in a batch routine that reconnects to my SSH server if I loose connection. I use my plink connection & socks proxy (firefox) to forward all my browser traffic. Works ...
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4answers
348 views

Google.ru detects my location even behind anonymous HTTP proxy server, how?

My steps: Install brand new Windows 7 in VirtualBox install Firefox Select public anonymous proxy that I have never used before Open Firefox, set anonymous HTTP proxy, set geo.enabled = false in ...
2
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2answers
302 views

Need to login to Skype with a proxy

I'm in a boarding house as a student and my internet connection is established with a LAN cable. We were told to configure Firefox or IE with that specific proxy server (example 154.36.2.332) and port ...
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1answer
777 views

Youtube - An error occurred, please try again later

I keep getting this error on a majority of Youtube videos with all browsers I try (Chrome, Firefox, even IE). Interestingly, youtube works fine when I view it through a proxy like ...
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195 views

Tunnel HTTPS traffic through a proxy on Mac OS X

I am trying to route all my browser traffic through an HTTP proxy for debugging reasons. I have tried mitmproxy and burp, with Firefox, Safari and Chrome on Mac OS X. The problem I'm having is that ...
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79 views

How to configure safesquid on Redhat virtualbox?

I am doing on an assignment on configuring safesquid as the proxy server on the redhat virtualbox. I have #yum install squid on my Redhat virtualbox. And I too, install firefox in it. Is squid and ...
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131 views

Charles Proxy causing requests to map local location to be very slow

I've got Charles set up to map local two specific resources on a different server DNS name than the primary page. Those load fine. However, other urls from that same server are very often very ...
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1answer
148 views

Firefox configure one hop (double) proxy

In my office network, all traffic goes through a squid proxy (proxy A). I have an own squid proxy (proxy B) on a vps. I can browse internet fine using proxy A when on office network and proxy B when ...
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37 views

How to force a language for all websites [duplicate]

I am currently living in UAE but I do not speak Arabic and almost all websites always show content in Arabic even though I have setup my preferred language to English in both my OS, which is Windows ...
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233 views

Will running parallel sessions of firefox and tor compromise anonymity?

I am using Tor browser bundle for anonymity. I have to login into cyberoam with my credentials first to use internet. If I use firefox for login to start using internet and then start tor, will it ...
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100 views

The address bar of my browser won't behave since I configured it to pass by Squid

I have installed Squid on a computer (a Raspberry Pi) to act as a web cache proxy and have configured my system to go through it before reaching my router. Everything works fine except for this small ...
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156 views

Preventing redirect to router/proxy (firefox, keyword.url)

I keep getting redirected to my router page (at home) and a squid proxy server here when entering, e.g. "superuser" in the Address Bar. How do I make Firefox conform to its Keyword.URL; which I've ...
2
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1answer
226 views

Internet browsing at work though remote proxy: what is leaked locally?

Scenario: you set up a remote proxy (e.g. linode) and connect to it through ssh from your work pc. You set up Chrome/Firefox to browse the internet through it (via socks5) instead of using the ...
2
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1answer
71 views

What's the simplest Firefox extension for turning proxy usage on and off?

There are numerous proxy-related extensions for Mozilla Firefox but all of the seem too bloat for me. I don't need proxy lists management etc. All I need is a status bar button to turn proxy usage ...
3
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2answers
569 views

Specifying which of two network connections Firefox should use

the environment Win 7 non-admin (i.e., can not change routes) able to change proxy settings on FF only LAN1 = corporate network with webfilter LAN2 = wireless card connected to my Galaxy S3 the ...
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115 views

Proxy connection while browser is running

I made an application that changes in registry value of two keys: Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ProxyServer to ...
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1answer
213 views

Change proxy in Firefox with Vbscript?

Is there a way to change the proxy server in firefox using vbscript?
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1answer
1k views

Force the web browser to resolve DNS locally

I was wondering if I can do the DNS resolving locally on my computer instead of doing it at the proxy server. In other words, can I get my web browser to respect my hosts file or something like that? ...
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1answer
357 views

A program that combines several proxies into one and use the fastest one?

I have installed several proxy programs whose IP addresses are, for example, 127.0.0.1:8580, 127.0.0.1:9966, 127.0.0.1:7070. You may regrard them as Tor and its alternatives. You know, certain proxy ...
2
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1answer
520 views

Squid (or any other proxy) auto login without credential challenge

Present Situation: Configure Firefox to use a proxy server either by direct proxy details or PAC file. When a site is accessed, you get a Login dialog (from FF) for the proxy. We provide ...
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733 views

Configuring proxy settings using PACin order to fall back to DIRECT when proxy server is unvailable

I have the following .pac file: function FindProxyForURL(url, host) { return "PROXY proxy.example.com:8080; DIRECT;"; } I'm using FoxyProxy with Firefox 13 and I was expecting it to fall back ...
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340 views

Firefox proxy authentication

I am using Firefox (Version 12) behind a proxy to access internet in a Windows XP computer. If I type in a wrong password at the proxy authentication prompt it will lock out my user account. Can this ...
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1answer
12k views

Where can I find “system proxy settings”?

Where are these system proxy settings? I noticed my connection has been slow for a while, then I checked the connection settings and was surprised there were set a proxy, but I cant see what exactly ...
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2k views

Firefox plugin for proxying only specific domains

I'm having issues with specific domains on my ISP (for example cdn.arstechnica.com, and vexxarr.com), and am currently accessing these sites over the tor browser bundle. I'd like to be able to create ...
0
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1answer
800 views

Plugin or proxy that can change response content?

On my desktop I woud like to run a proxy or a plugin that would allow one to change the responses received from the server. I would love to use Greasemonkey for this, but Greasemonkey (at least the ...
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1answer
400 views

How to disable proxy for HTTP request to a specific IP

On my LAN there is a proxy, web browsers on computers are configured to use that proxy. I set up a server on my computer, and if others try to access it through my IP, their request goes to the proxy ...
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1answer
3k views

Hooking into Firefox' auto-detect proxy settings

I have a squid proxy server running on my home server. I'd like my Firefox to use this proxy server when I'm in my home network, and otherwise use no proxy or some other network's proxy. In Firefox' ...
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3answers
531 views

How to make firefox proxy authentication fail silently?

At work, certain protocols are blocked, and websites that I visit try to access these protocols with Javascript. These sites work fine when these requests fail (except for whatever it's trying to do ...
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0answers
295 views

How to use Firefox and other non-RFC1929 complaint programs with auth'ed SOCKS5? Local proxy chainer?

I own a SOCKS5 subscription which requires authentication. I want to use it with FoxyProxy and other programs which do not support auth'ed socks5 (just SOCKS5 with no auth). Note that you cannot enter ...
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4answers
6k views

Firefox asks for proxy details, but only when accessing facebook

At work, all requests are forwarded to a central load-balancing, caching Squid proxy server. If I try to access Facebook from within Firefox, I get the standard proxy authentication dialog: The proxy ...
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851 views

Foxyproxy is not working with any IP & port?

I'm trying to use an IP address with a port in foxyproxy to surf websites which is blocked in our country, but the problem is any IP address I fill in is not working! How to solve the issue? (I used ...
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1answer
784 views

How to use a mask ip address in firefox?

In IE, I can say to not use a proxy when the ip adress is: 10.* If I do the same in Firefox it doesn't work. It uses the proxy when I access a 10.** site. How can I make Firefox don't use the proxy ...
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14k views

How to force Chrome to reload proxy configuration file?

I frequently move my laptop (OSX) between different wifi areas, but my home base has an ethernet connection and relies on my organisation's proxy.pac file. When reconnecting after a stint on the road, ...
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1answer
799 views

FireSSH tunnel problem

I recently came across with FireSSH (firefox addon). It has a great potential. The 0.88 version supports tunneling. I connect to my SSH server through FireSSH with no problems at all. In the ...
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1answer
55 views

How do I tell browser, “Don't load any external scripts from example.com”

I'm using the Firefox add-on FoxyProxy to route all external scripts from example.com to staging.example.com. But now I'd like to see what the page looks like when those scripts are completely ...
1
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1answer
937 views

What is role of proxy settings in Web Browser when accessing the Internet?

I use usb data card to connect to internet and use firefox to access internet. In Firefox -> Tools -> Options -> Advanced-> Network -> Connection -> Setting it says: Configure how firefox ...
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3answers
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How to specify wildcards in proxy exceptions in Firefox?

IE supports wildcards in proxy exceptions like: mycompany-*; *.mydomain.org; 192.168.1.* What I have to insert in the proxy exceptions in Firefox? I read wildcard * is not supported at all, but found ...
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1answer
884 views

free Proxy switching software which will let me surf with different Proxies

I have seen many Questions on the super User regarding Proxy Switching But none of the software helped me. I have used Elite Proxy Switcher, Proxy Switcher Standard easy Hide Ip Hide Ip easy But ...
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1k views

How can I bypass a proxy server that only allows only IE?

A friend told me he suddenly cannot use Firefox any more, no matter what site he hits, because he gets a message saying only IE is allowed. I'm thinking this has got to be a proxy server issue. I'm ...
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5answers
6k views

Disable/enable the proxy on a tab by tab basis in Firefox

Is it possible to disable/enable the proxy connection on a tab-by-tab basis in Firefox? I can access the internet with the proxy enabled, and I can access our internal servers with the proxy ...
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1answer
732 views

Fiddler Web Debugging Proxy's “AutoResponder” feature on Linux

There is a website that I like visiting which uses a Javascript that does not work on Linux with Iceweasel. Looking into the source, I have found a simple way to fix it, so what I would like to do is ...
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1answer
1k views

Quick way to bypass proxy with DownThemAll

I've been using an SSH proxy to my home network to encrypt my internet surfing, which is fine. But the connection is much slower than the direct one, and when I'm downloading large files I'd rather ...