How to Use Your Proxy Services with Android

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Turn On Use of the Proxy Server

Step 1: Click the ‘Settings’ App

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Step 2: Click ‘Wi-Fi’

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Step 3: You’ll see a list of Wi-Fi networks in the area:

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Step 4: Long-click on the Wi-Fi network you’re connected to (or the network whose proxy settings you want to change). You’ll see the following screen. In this case, we’ve long-clicked on the network name ‘comcast-is-a-scam’:

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Step 5: Click ‘modify network’. You’ll see the following screen. Click ‘Advanced options’:

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Step 6: The screen will open. Under ‘Proxy’, click None and change to Manual:

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Step 7: The screen will open again. Scroll down. Under Proxy hostname and Proxy port, enter the server name and port you were provided at checkout. This information was also emailed you to you. You can retrieve it from the Control Panel.

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Click the Save button.

Step 8: Open the web browser and browse to a website. You’ll be prompted for a username/password:

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Enter the username and password you were provided at checkout. This information was also emailed you to you. You can retrieve it from the Control Panel.

Test That You are Using the Proxy Server

Visit https://getfoxyproxy.org/geoip. Ensure that the country and IP address are those you’d expect when using your proxy account.
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Turn Off Use of the Proxy Server

Step 1: Click the ‘Settings’ App

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Step 2: Click ‘Wi-Fi’

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Step 3: You’ll see a list of Wi-Fi networks in the area:

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Step 4: Long-click on the Wi-Fi network you’re connected to (or the network whose proxy settings you want to change). You’ll see the following screen. In this case, we’ve long-clicked on the network name ‘comcast-is-a-scam’:

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Step 5: Click ‘modify network’. You’ll see the following screen. Click ‘Advanced options’:

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Step 6: The screen will open. Under ‘Proxy’, click Manual and change to None.