How to Create a Proxy IP

by Alex Lubyansky

Click on "Tools", then select "Options."

Mozilla Firefox

Step 1

Click on "Tools", then select "Options."

Step 2

Click on "Advanced" and select the "Network" tab. Click on "Settings" and select "Manual Proxy Configuration." Find a proxy server (see References); enter the server's IP into the "HTTP Proxy" box and enter the port into the "Port" box.

Click "OK." Click "OK" again to finish the operation.

Google Chrome

Step 1

Click on the "Customize and control" Google Chrome menu. Chrome displays this menu as a wrench icon.

Step 2

Select "Options" from the drop-down menu. Click on the "Under the hood" tab. The "Network settings" box will open. Select the "Change proxy settings" button.

Click on the "LAN settings" button. Check the box for "Use proxy server for your LAN." Find a proxy server (see References); enter its IP address into the "Address" box and the port into the "Port" box. Click "OK" then "Apply" to save the settings.


About the Author

Alex Lubyansky has been a writer since 2007. He was a research assistant for the legal publication "Feminist Jurisprudence: Volume IV" and has been published in the Education and Employment Tips section of a prominent website. He holds a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and is currently a law student at DePaul University.

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