Add a proxy

You can add one or as many proxies as you need so as to create a pool of proxies from which you can select the one that suits your needs or one that you can use as a template and modify on the fly as you wish. See Link a proxy for more information.

  1. Go to Edit > Preferences > General settings > Proxy.
  2. Click Add.

  3. In Name, enter a name, function, location or context information in order to identify the proxy.

  4. Select one or several configuration options in the Proxy settings group box.

    There are 3 methods to configure a proxy. If more than one method is selected, they are prioritized in the following order: auto-detection, auto-configuration, and manual configuration.

  5. The Advanced group box enables you to manage authentication and cache policy.

    You have added a proxy, follow the steps in Use a proxy.