How to Download Large Files Using Anonymous Proxy Servers

by Diana Braun

Many Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have restrictions on how much data you are allowed to download from the Internet. When you download large amounts of data, you ware often contacted by the ISP with a warning of your activity. To get around data restrictions from your ISP, you can use an anonymous proxy server. The proxy hides your IP address, allowing you to surf the Web freely and download large files.

Step 1

Navigate to a Web proxy server, such as, and

Step 2

Type the name of the website from which you want to download large files in the URL field located in the center of the page.

Click "Go."

About the Author

Diana Braun began her writing career as a consultant and technical writer for a software company focusing on how-to, training, white paper, and internal process documentation. After two years, Braun left to pursue her entrepreneurial dreams. Since then, she has launched several startups including a t-shirt business, an online marketing and advertising t-shirt distribution business, and an entertainment site. She currently resides in South Florida.

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