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Proxy Server Credentials setting for Internet Access

Q: Proxy Server Credentials setting for Internet Access

Hello,
I have a local authenticated proxy server in my environment which is not on the local domain. It is a standalone proxy server and had specific login credentials.
When I try to access internet on internet explorer, I am prompted to enter proxy server login details. Also when i execute "invoke-webrequest" command on powershell, i get the error. Details below:
======================

Invoke-WebRequest -uri
www.google.es
Invoke-WebRequest :
Access Denied (authentication_failed)
Your credentials could not be authenticated: "Credentials are missing.". You will not be permitted access until your
credentials can be verified.
This is typically caused by an incorrect username and/or password, but could also be caused by network problems.
For assistance, contact your network support team.
At line:1 char:1
+ Invoke-WebRequest -uri
www.google.es
+ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+ CategoryInfo : InvalidOperation: (System.Net.HttpWebRequest:HttpWebRequest) [Invoke-WebRequest], WebExc
eption
+ FullyQualifiedErrorId : WebCmdletWebResponseException,Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.InvokeWebRequestCommand
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How can i store the standalone proxy server credentials in common location, so that I am not prompted to enter credentials on any application (Internet explorer or outlook or powershell) when accessing internet.
Thanks,
Praveen

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Hello,

I have strange issue with Windows 8.1 x64 Pro with Media Center. Since it was upgraded from 8, there have been issues with Software Store. Despite internet connection working fine with Firefox and other applications, Store would not connect to the internet. After long investigation I found out that Proxy server setting in Control Panel -> Internet Options -> Connections -> LAN Settings must be disabled in order to get Store working again. For some reason proxy server only stays disabled for the current session, which means when the windows is rebooted it comes back enabled again. My question is how to make it stay permanently disabled, as I don't use any proxy. Thanks.

A:Internet Options Proxy Server setting won't stay off.

Try resetting IE11, Tools> Internet Options Advanced tab, Reset button.

Others have this same problem not sure why.

LAN Connection settings keep changing back to proxy server after - Microsoft Community

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I have a Windows 8.1 Laptop that keeps getting it's Use Proxy Server setting turned on in Internet Options.  I uncheck it, click OK, click Lan Settings and it's checked again.  I've run Rkill, Adwcleaner, JRT, Tdsskiller, and run a full Malwarebytes.  I am currently running a sfc /scannow, as I couldn't get gpedit.msc to load.  Any ideas?
 
Here's my Adwcleaner(SO).txt
# AdwCleaner v4.206 - Logfile created 05/06/2015 at 11:43:39
# Updated 01/06/2015 by Xplode
# Database : 2015-05-31.5 [Local]
# Operating system : Windows 8.1  (x64)
# Username : reginaldscott - HERMAN
# Running from : C:\Users\reginald\Desktop\phillip\AdwCleaner.exe
# Option : Cleaning
 
***** [ Services ] *****
 
 
***** [ Files / Folders ] *****
 
Folder Deleted : C:\ProgramData\Kromtech
Folder Deleted : C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\WinZip Driver Updater
Folder Deleted : C:\Program Files (x86)\globalUpdate
Folder Deleted : C:\Program Files (x86)\SearchProtect
Folder Deleted : C:\Program Files (x86)\App Client
Folder Deleted : C:\WINDOWS\SysWOW64\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\SearchProtect
Folder Deleted : C:\Users\reginald\AppData\Local\globalUpdate
Folder Deleted : C:\Users\reginald\AppData\Local\GeniusBox
Folder Deleted : C:\Users\reginald\AppData\Local\Kromtech
Folder Deleted : C:\Users\reginald\AppData\LocalLow\zoomify
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A:Windows 8.1 Laptop keeps setting Internet Explorer Proxy Server

Download and run wipe  and system ninja,
 
https://privacyroot.com/software/www/en/wipe.php
https://singularlabs.com/software/system-ninja/
 
Then.....
 
Go ahead and install ccleaner Now that you have the program installed go ahead and run the cleaner function.
https://www.piriform.com/ccleaner/download
Now that you have cleaned out some temp files, lets go ahead and disable all of the items starting up with your machine except your antivirus. To do this you will need to click on tools then start up select each item then disable.
Now that you have disabled those un-needed start ups lets go into the settings, we will have Ccleaner run when your machine boots, so that you will never have to worry about cleaning temp files again.To do this:
Hit options.
Settings.
Place a tick to run Ccleaner when the computer starts.

Now go to the advanced tab, and select close program after cleaning, now run the cleaner again this will close Ccleaner.
 
Reboot your machine and then follow the  instructions below.
 
Step 1: eScanAV.
 
Disable your antivirus prior to this scan.
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/114351/how-to-temporarily-disable-your-anti-virus-firewall-and-anti-malware-programs/
Download the eScanAV Anti-Virus Toolkit (MWAV)http://www.escanav.com/english/content/products/downloadlink/downloadcounter.asp?pcode=MWAV&src=english_dwn&type=alter
 
Source
http://www.escanav.com/english/content/products/downloadlink/downloadp... Read more

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NT W/S 4.0 w/sp6a, upgrade install of IE 5.5 over possibly bad install of IE 5.0. We're running IIS 5 on W2K with MS Proxy 2. Services on the IIS server are set to challenge-response security.

Affected IE clients do not appear to be passing NTLM credentials to the IIS server, thus they are unable to access the proxy services. Intranet zone security settings and proxy configuration is set the same as on functional installations. The log files on the IIS server do not even show that the affected clients attempted to connect, much less any authentication failure. The Proxy server is set to fail-over to the internet connection. Users whose clients are not working properly receive an authentication dialog from the Radius server on our firewall.

Does anyone have any idea what is causing these IE clients to either not attempt or fail to authenticate with the IIS server?

[Edited by Matt Guilfoil on 04-03-2001 at 04:13 PM]
 

A:IE won't pass credentials to IIS server running MS Proxy

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My setup is well wired up, no question there. I'm (trying to)install Proxy Server 2.0 on NT4 Server (to which I added service pack 4 & Option Pack 4). The server has two NIC's, one to the LAN and one to the WAN. The hardware (router, hub, cables) works, that's for sure. I got my DNS addresses all written out, both NIC's configured, no WINS server, backlog of addresses entered from 192.168.1.100 to 254... The Internet connection does work, the DHCP is in the router, the NIC on the inside gets its IP adress no problem upon booting, the other one I assigned one to it... I don't get it, and this is just not getting done.
Thank you
 

A:Proxy server can't access internet

What is the error message when you try to ping a site on the WAN? Are the DNS servers internal or external, and, if external, can you ping them by numeric address? Can you run a traceroute anywhere? Can you ping the addie of the NIC-WAN card? It sounds like you may well have tried these, but it certainly helps for us to know what you have and haven't done so we can help ya. Let us know!
 

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i am unable to access the Internet without the use of a proxy server(spotflux).
When I try to do so, the browser gives the following error DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_BAD_CONFIG or says that the network has been changed.
I've tried resetting the router, rebooting the computer etc. but that doesn't seem to work.
I've also ran malware bytes but that didnt fix the problem either.
Any help would be appreciated

A:Cannot access Internet without proxy Server

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Windows 7 home premium 32 bit
 
Ran Malwarebytes and removed several items. After reboot, could not load IE or Chrome; receive error "Unable to connect to the proxy server".
 
Also tried running Adwcleaner, but have been unsuccessful in accessing internet.
 
I have pinged www.google.com will 0% loss.
 
Thanks in advance for your help!

A:Cannot access internet - Proxy Server set to 127.0.0.1:49299

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Hello! I am my company's Network Administrator, but I am not very familiar with Proxy-Server (Microsoft, V1.1) which we use as a "firewall". I've been fooling around with it a bit, but here is all I want to do:
I (the admin) would like full Internet Access. We don't block sites or IP's, but I can't connect to things like (here's an example) http://www.exite.com/games )
I can connect, but when the java applet attempts to load, it says it cannot connect.

Same for applications like Napster, or other programs like that where you have to get a connection to the internet to run it.

(Now, don't think I sit around playing games at work and downloading stuff- I need to do some on-line classes for my accounting software and the same thing keeps happening, but I thought I would use a familiar example or two.)

I am using Microsoft Proxy Server V 1.1 on an NT server and a Windows 98 client machine. I connect through a proxy server setting (company name, port 80). I am using a cable modem, which is run directly into the server.
I tried going into the security settings and granting myself full permission, but it doesn't seem to work. Any ideas??

Suzette

 

A:Proxy Server/Full Internet Access

I forgot to say- I also cannot connect through Front Page, which I need to use to edit my company website.
 

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My fiancee downloaded some free software and really bogged down her Windows 7 machine. Pastaquotes is the one really sticking out in my head. I ran the unistaller for all new programs via windows control panel. Ever since IE and Google Chrome will not allow me to uncheck using a proxy server option. I've attempted to restore to factory defaults for each browser and that did not work.  Firefox will allow the proxy to be shutdown and allow internet access. I've run malwarebytes, I've run rkill, I've run emisoft. I've run other programs to help this to no avail. How do I fix this if possible.
Thanks
Scott

A:Pastaquotes removed now proxy server blocking internet access.

Welcome aboard   Download Security Check from here or here and save it to your Desktop. Double-click SecurityCheck.exe Follow the onscreen instructions inside of the black box. A Notepad document should open automatically called checkup.txt; please post the contents of that document.NOTE 1. If one of your security applications (e.g., third-party firewall) requests permission to allow DIG.EXE access the Internet, allow it to do so.NOTE 2. SecurityCheck may produce some false warning(s), so leave the results reading to me.NOTE 3. If you receive UNSUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEM! ABORTED! message restart computer and Security Check should run Please download Farbar Service Scanner (FSS) and run it on the computer with the issue.Make sure the following options are checked:
Internet ServicesWindows FirewallSystem RestoreSecurity Center/Action CenterWindows UpdateWindows DefenderOther ServicesPress "Scan".It will create a log (FSS.txt) in the same directory the tool is run.Please copy and paste the log to your reply. Please download MiniToolBox and run it.Checkmark following boxes:Report IE Proxy SettingsReport FF Proxy SettingsList content of HostsList IP configurationList Winsock EntriesList last 10 Event Viewer logList Installed ProgramsList Devices (do NOT change any settings here)List Users, Partitions and Memory sizeList Restore PointsClick Go and post the result. Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware to your desktop.NOTE. If you already have MBAM 2.0 installed scroll dow... Read more

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Hello, I've done some searches in the forums and tried a few fixes posted for similar issues but had no luck. BackgroundI am running Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit. I recently installed some free software which of course came with some adware, changed my browser settings (home page, default search engines.) After some work I was able to remove them, but now have encountered a new problem which I expect is also malware related. ProblemWhen I direct my browsers to any website I get a message saying that there is no response from the proxy server. I have never used a proxy server for internet access and when I go into my Internet Properties>LAN Settings and un-check "Use a proxy Server for your LAN" and check "Automatically detect settings" the settings are not remembered and revert as soon as I close and re-open "LAN Settings" rendering my browsers useless. Things I've TriedScans withMalwarebytes antimalwareMicrosoft security essentialsSpybot Search and DestroyCCleaner (cleaner and registry)Using regedit to manually delete suspicious registry keysThe FRST fixlist hereThe OTL fix hereAny help you can offer if appreciated. I am accessing the internet via a netbook and have been installing scanners to the infected PC via flash drive.

A:Malware preventing change of proxy server settings/ internet access

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On Windows7 Pro,  trying to run IIS.  The way I am used to execute is  on the browser "localhost".  I used to have the code in the directory  C:\inetpub\wwwroot.   Even before I copy,  I am hoping to see
the image IIS welcome page.  Once it is successful, want to copy the code as that was the way I used to do in Window XP.    However I am getting the following message.  I have administrator access to the machine and gave full permissions
to the folder  'C:\inetpub\wwwroot'.  Still the same message. 
Error message 401.3: You do not have permission to view this directory or page using the credentials you supplied (access denied due to Access Control Lists). Ask the Web server's administrator to give you access to 'C:\inetpub\wwwroot'.

Can someone help me to address this issue.  Thanks a lot in advance. 

A:Error message 401.3: You do not have permission to view this directory or page using the credentials you supplied (access denied due to Access Control Lists). Ask the Web server's administrator to give you access to 'C:\inetpub\wwwroot'.

Hi,


You can click the IIS hyperlink in my previous post or using this one

http://forums.iis.net/


Regards,

Vincent Wang
TechNet Community Support

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In our organization we use a Squid proxy server for internet access. We do not have a domain. Our problem is that Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 7 by default saves proxy credentials when the user types his account at the prompt of the proxy server. The
Remember my credentials box is auto checked. Is it possible to change this behaviour?

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My Win8 Start Page apps stopped working - could not access internet. Then I noticed Dropbox couldn't get a "secure connection". But Firefox browser and my email client had no problem with the internet. After hunting around a bit, I discovered that Proxy Server was checked in the LAN Settings of Internet Options-Connections tab. I turned it off and all was well, but it came back on the next boot. I can't find anything suspicious in my autostarted programs and the built-in MS security software isn't complaining about anything.

Anybody have any ideas? I'm fresh out of things to try. Meanwhile I keep resetting the Proxy check box whenever I have to re-boot.

A:Something is setting proxy server

If you haven't tried using System Restore yet, it's pretty handy for this sort of trouble.

From the Windows 8 Start Screen, type Recovery, then click Settings, then click Recovery, and then select Open System Restore. Choose a restore point from before your proxy settings started reinventing themselves.

Best of luck
. . . Gary

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Please Help
I would like to know the best process for setting up Nt server 4.0 as a proxy server
any help will be appreciated
thanks
ray
 

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i need help on setting up a proxy server for home, i just want to use 2 different internet clients, (dont ask why) lol. Anyways, how do you set one up using a browser like mozilla?
 

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I'm not sure if this belongs under "Windows 7" or "Networking," but since the only aspect that has changed is Windows 7, I'll post this here....

I just bought a new laptop at work - a Lenovo T430 with Windows 7. This is replacing my older Dell laptop than ran Windows XP. We have a company server and I configured my new computer the same way I did the old Dell so that I could access our network printer and server.

The printers work fine, however I have one problem accessing our server. When I access the server, after my computer has been turned off, it again asks me for my user name and password. Once I enter those, my server access is just fine.....I can go in and out of the server at will until I power down my computer. At that point if I turn the computer back on, it will again prompt me for my user name and credentials. I click on the "remember by credentials" box and that doesn't help.

I went into the Credentials Manager and tried entering my information under a generic credential for the server and that didn't make any difference either.

This is more of an annoyance than anything else, but it would be nice to not be annoyed with my new laptop and have it operate in the same way as the old Dell did in this regard. (In the Dell with WIndows XP, I was never asked for my server access name and password after I first configfured it.)

I figure that this has got to be some weird Windows 7 thing, and I am hoping that i just... Read more

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Hi, The proxy server setting is hijacked and keeps resetting to 127.0.0.0 port 8000. I do not use proxy to connect to the internet. The reset happens after a reboot. I am running windows 8.1 on a dell inspiron 17r. Can anyone help with this please?

A:proxy server setting is hijacked

Hello there,
 
I'm not sure there's anything malicious about 127.0.0.0 port 8000.. it's the default server.
 
I'm sure someone will correct me if I'm wrong through.
 
Thanks,
Lighthouse Party

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I don't know what is causing this, nor how to stop it.

A:The "Use proxy server for LAN" setting keeps turning itself on

Hello, Welcome to BleepingComputer.I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you to follow the instructions and complete all of the necessary steps in the order listed.===Download Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware from HereDouble-click mbam-setup-2.X.X.XXXX.exe to install the application (X's are the current version number).Make sure a checkmark is placed next to Launch Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, then click Finish.Once MBAM opens, when it says Your databases are out of date, click the Fix Now button.Click the Settings tab at the top, and then in the left column, select Detections and Protections, and if not already checked place a checkmark in the selection box for Scan for rootkits.Click the Scan tab at the top of the program window, select Threat Scan and click the Scan Now button.If you receive a message that updates are available, click the Update Now button (the update will be downloaded, installed, and the scan will start).The scan may take some time to finish,so please be patient.If potential threats are detected, ensure that Quarantine is selected as the Action for all the listed items, and click the Apply Actions button.While still on the Scan tab, click the link for View detailed log, and in the window that opens click the Export button, select Text file (*.txt), and save the log to your Desktop.The log is automatically saved by MBAM and can also be viewed by clicking the History tab and then selecting Application Log... Read more

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Hello, I use a web accelerator called ExpressLink. When I connect to the Internet the proxy server setting is getting turned on automatically even though
it is not necessary when using the accelerator. If I disable the proxy server setting, it usually gets turned on again. I do not have any ISP software
installed. I have tried setting my connection to "Never dial a connection." but as soon as the accelerator starts the proxy server setting turns on. How do I keep this from happening? I am using Windows XP Home.
 

A:Disabling the Proxy Server Setting

The accelerator IS the proxy. The proxy settings probably look like "localhost:8080" or something like that, right? If that's the case, you would need to disable the accelerator, which is probably not something you want to do anyway, so you will need to leave the proxy settings enabled.
 

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When I sign on I get a page that says.... more or less, my connection is wrong. So I then have to go to;1`
 

A:how to undo proxy server setting

I answered in the other thread. Please don't double post the same problem in different forums.
 

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Hi,
I have Squid installed on a Linux box running OpenSuSE 10.3. Does anyone know of a guide for configuring it for public access. So far it works fine from inside my internal network.

Does anyone know of any other proxy server programs for linux? Thanks.
 

A:Setting up a public proxy server

Hum.. Why are you doing this? You do realise that you will not be able to keep this proxy "secret" (even if you use non-default ports)? There are literally thousands of machines out there doing port scans and looking for open proxies just like yours. Once found, your machine becomes a conduit for everything that needs to be hidden from law enforcement officials. (And you will be the one questioned about all that child porn, hacking attempts and spam.) You should be prepared to keep throrough logs of everything and have a fast internet connection.

Anyway, first you should find out whether it is your firewall or Squid itself that is blocking access from the internet.

For all the Squid documentation you would ever want, try the totally unthinkable www.squid.org
 

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Well...my internet LAN setting under change proxy setting continues to check itself so my internet pages will not load so I have to continuously go to the settings and manually uncheck it every other website I visit. PLEASE HELP!!!

A:LAN setting for proxy server checking itself...

G'day mnunes01, and Welcome to BC.
 
Please run rkill for me.
 
Do NOT reboot after running it.
 
 
Please download and run RKill by Grinler.
 A black DOS box will appear for a short time and then disappear.
 This is normal and indicates the tool ran successfully.
 At most the tool will usually run for about 2 minutes
 Please Copy / Paste the small log back here.
 
    RKill.exe:    http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/rkill/dl/10/
       iExplore.exe (renamed rKill.exe):     http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/rkill/dl/11/
Rkill.com   RKill Download Link Download Now Rkill.com
 

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Hello, I use a web accelerator called ExpressLink. When I connect to the Internet the proxy server setting is getting turned on automatically even though it is not necessary when using the accelerator. If I disable the proxy server setting, it usually gets turned on again. I do not have any ISP software installed. How do I keep this from happening? I am using Windows XP Home. Attached find .log file.
 

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I'm not sure if this belongs under "Windows 7" or "Networking," but since the only aspect that has changed is Windows 7, I'll post this here....
I just bought a new laptop at work - a Lenovo T430 with Windows 7. This is replacing my older Dell laptop than ran Windows XP. We have a company server and I configured my new computer the same way I did the old Dell so that I could access our network printer and server.
The printers work fine, however I have one problem accessing our server. When I access the server, after my computer has been turned off, it again asks me for my user name and password. Once I enter those, my server access is just fine.....I can go in and out of the server at will until I power down my computer. At that point if I turn the computer back on, it will again prompt me for my user name and credentials. I click on the "remember by credentials" box and that doesn't help.
I went into the Credentials Manager and tried entering my information under a generic credential for the server and that didn't make any difference either.
This is more of an annoyance than anything else, but it would be nice to not be annoyed with my new laptop and have it operate in the same way as the old Dell did in this regard. (In the Dell with WIndows XP, I was never asked for my server access name and password after I first configfured it.)
I figure that this has got to be some weird Windows 7 thing, and I am hoping that i just need to turn off or turn on a box somewhere to get Win ... Read more

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Having a lot of issues with the new explorer 11 but the most baffling is this:
Say a user has (against policy) checked the box on the basic auth box allowing IE to remember the password. In previous versions even though this is checked each time the proxy sends the 407 response the box would popup with the information entered. IE 11
is not doing this, it just responds to the 407 with the credentials that were saved and goes on. Now this is a REAL problem if a user with admin access has entered their info for one reason or another and missed the fact that the box was checked. And I can
find no way to clear the cached credentials, deleting everything does not help nor no setting I can find including setting HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings DisablePasswordCaching = 1 (which never worked in Windows 7 but still
popped up the auth box). The ONLY way I have found to clear the credentials is to have the user change their password so the password fails. As we are saddled with several large vendors requiring the use of IE I need to know how to fix this and keep it from
ever happening again. It is the most unacceptable behavior I have ever seen from a company that specializes in unacceptable behavior in their software products

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hi,

i am a newbie to this forum. I require help regarding the setting up of

a proxy server on linux.

I have a cybercafe, where i run 13 machines. every now and then the

network becomes slow due to spyware and adware.

One of my friend had given me this web address.

I wanted to setup a linux based proxy server where the other 12

machines are windows run os. will that solve my problem of the adware

and spyware.
or any ideas please post.
kindly please help me.

bye
prasad
 

A:setting up a linux based proxy server

Duplicate to: http://forums.techguy.org/unix-linux/562744-seting-up-linux-based-proxy.html
 

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Hi all

We have just installed Websense Software for Internet Filtering. We now want to point all our 250+ PCs to the Proxy Server. Rather than doing this individually on each PC, I understand this can be done via Group Policy (GP). I have identified that in the UserConfig, under Windows Settings\Internet Explorer Maintenance\connection you can select Proxy Settings. Here I enable Proxy, set the Proxy IP and to use the same proxy for all addresses.
On saving and assigning the GPO to the workstation, it fails to apply the settings. However, if you manually set the options under the Tools\Connections Tab within IE6 it works fine.

We are running Server 2003 with XP Workstaions (Sp2) with IE6. All fully patched.

Anyone got any ideas!!!!!

Dave:

A:Proxy Server setting via Group Policy

You can make that change in your default domain policy
under the user configuration.
It should work withou applying it to workstations.
Since you are making the change apply to users....no workstations
are needed to be specified.

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Help!
I accidentally accepted malicious software last night and immediately had several pop-up malware programs offering to "scan" my computer.  I ran Malwarebytes and then did the program-requested reboot.  Now I can't connect to the internet on my main PC because it is l locked in proxy mode.  If I attempt to change the proxy settings, it just immediately resets back to proxy server: 127.0.0.1:8800.

A:Post-Malwarebytes: Stuck in Proxy server setting

Welcome shizuko Please do these and see how it is. Please download MiniToolBox, save it to your desktop and run it.Checkmark the following checkboxes:Flush DNSReport IE Proxy SettingsReset IE Proxy SettingsReport FF Proxy SettingsReset FF Proxy SettingsList content of HostsList IP configurationList Winsock EntriesList last 10 Event Viewer logList Installed ProgramsList Users, Partitions and Memory size.Click Go and post the result (Result.txt). A copy of Result.txt will be saved in the same directory the tool is run.Note: When using "Reset FF Proxy Settings" option Firefox should be closed. Download TDSSKiller and save it to your desktop.Extract (unzip) its contents to your desktop.Open the TDSSKiller folder and doubleclick on TDSSKiller.exe to run the application, then on Start Scan.If an infected file is detected, the default action will be Cure, click on Continue.If a suspicious file is detected, the default action will be Skip, click on Continue.It may ask you to reboot the computer to complete the process. Click on Reboot Now.If no reboot is require, click on Report. A log file should appear. Please copy and paste the contents of that file here.If a reboot is required, the report can also be found in your root directory (usually C:\ folder) in the form of TDSSKiller_xxxx_log.txt. Please copy and paste the contents of that file here....ADW CleanerPlease download AdwCleaner by Xplode and save to your Desktop.Double-click on AdwCleaner.exe to run the tool.Vi... Read more

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Hello. I connect via wireless router dsl (comcast), but I want to route through a proxy server.I have read articles/posts in and outside of this forum, but it's not working.After updating Norton with the http address/port# (settings-admin settings-configure network proxy settings-use a proxy server for http connections) the 'apply' button isn't active, and the change doesn't take effect.If I just make the change in 'internet options' from the IE toolbar, then I lose all internet connection.What else do I need to change/do differently, in order for the changes to be accepted?Thanks.

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Hey guys,

I've been digging through forums and sites for the past couple months now trying to find a way to help me turn my home PC into a proxy server so I may use Pandora Radio on my iPhone over public WIFI at work. Recently our corporate offices upgraded their network and in turn added a firewall which blocks many common external sites, one of which included Pandora.

I have found a temporary workaround by way of using Hotspot Shield's free VPN services, but I would like to create my own proxy server at home instead so I can avoid the constant timeouts/disconnects involved with the free service.

So far I've set up my PC to use a static IP on the network, and forwarded port 1723 to that address. I've also enabled incoming connections under adapter settings, but it just seems like I'm missing something big here. I am unable to make a connection to my home PC from my iPhone over WAN, and even if I was able to I'm not sure how to enable internet connection sharing over that connection.

Is what I would like to do at all possible or feasible? Any help would be greatly appreciated!

A:Setting up Win7 PC as PPTP VPN Proxy Server for use with iPhone

Is there no one with any tips or the knowledge of any programs out there to simplify what I'm trying to do?

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hi so i have windows 7 and it works fine. i have a question more then a problem. i can set up a vpn for my own house but i am in school and my friends all go to internet settings advanced and go to proxy settings and enter an address and port. does this have to do with vpn? is it possible for me to set up something like this at my house to connect to at school. or does anyone know of a place where i can get this address and port number.

any help is greatly appreciated. thanks

A:setting up a vpn or proxy to access anywhere with address and port nu

Hello and Welcome ecair4151,

If I understand correctly, you want to connect to your PC desktop at home from anywhere including whilst at school?

If so, other than opening your PC up to exposer, the one way is to use Remote Desktop. But the Desktop needs to be XP Pro, XP MCE2005 or higher, Windows Se7en Pro or higher. Its easier if you leave the desktop on, but you can use free apps like magicpacket to wake a Desktop Up even when its left turned off.

If this is what your trying to do , post & I'll search the tutorial sec. for "Remote Desktop" and help ya a little easier. Don't know for sure if its there, but I'd bet the farm it is!

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Hiya
This is a spoofing vulnerability that exists in the affected products and that could enable an attacker to spoof trusted Internet content. Users could believe they are accessing trusted Internet content when in reality they are accessing malicious Internet content, for example a malicious Web site. However, an attacker would first have to persuade a user to visit the attacker’s site to attempt to exploit this vulnerability.
Affected Software:

• Microsoft Proxy Server 2.0 Service Pack 1
• Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000 Service Pack 1 and Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000 Service Pack 2

Note The following software programs include Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2000 (ISA Server 2000). Customers using these software programs should install the provided ISA Server 2000 security update.

• Microsoft Small Business Server 2000

• Microsoft Small Business Server 2003 Premium Edition

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms04-039.mspx

eddie
 

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We run a web proxy server on our network for internet access.
On client machines (running Windows 2012 R2) I have configured the proxy server setting in Internet Explorer "Tools\Internet Settings\Connections\LAN Settings" to point at the designated web proxy server.
When attempting to browse websites from IE I receive the "The proxy server isn't responding" error.
Conversely, browsing the same sites via Google Chrome and Firefox (installed on the same client server) return web pages without error.
In addition, if I run Internet Explorer as administrator (Right Click\Run as Administrator), I am able to browse web sites without receiving the error.
It would appear that the issue is isolated to browsing via IE when not run in elevated mode.
Has anyone come across this issue?

A:Server 2012 R2 - Internet Explorer Proxy Server Issue

Hi Dicki,
First, please try to reset the Internet Explorer. Some plug-ins may affect the proxy.
If it doesn't work, please try to perform a network capture on the client.
Please check if the client send the http traffic to the proxy server at the correct port.
If the client has sent the http traffic to the proxy server, please check if there is any warning or error in the proxy server.
To download Network Monitor, please refer to the link below:
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=4865
Best Regards.Steven Lee Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help and unmark them if they provide no help. If you have feedback for TechNet Support, contact [email protected]

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how can i Configure proxy setting for IE on the registry
 

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Having trouble staying online.
 

A:Can't access proxy server

Continue with this post instead of starting 2 posts for the same computer.
https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problem-with-proxy-server.1159313/#post-9160083
I've already replied to you there.

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I seem to recall that when you change the proxy settings for Internet Explorer, it's not just IE you are changing. IEs proxy settings are somehow the proxy settings for other apps and the OS as well. Can anyone confirm this? What connections are affected if I add a proxy in IE?

A:Internet Explorer Proxy Setting

The proxy settings in Internet Explorer preferences are for IE and any system function that needs Internet access, such as Windows Update. In a large network going through a company proxy server is often the only way to access the Internet. Many applications choose to use these settings while others have their own configuration options. Many will use the system setting by default but provide the means to override this. Applications are free to do whatever they want regarding proxy servers.

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I really need some help with a really tough virus. My internet proxy setting keep getting changed. Even when I do a virus scan it says nothing and Hijack this shows is R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings,ProxyServer = http=127.0.0.1:5656R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings,ProxyOverride = localandO4 - HKLM\..\Run: [MSConfig] C:\WINDOWS\PCHealth\HelpCtr\Binaries\MSConfig.exe /autoO4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Win32 Firewall] C:\DOCUME~1\Joe\LOCALS~1\Temp\198.exeO4 - HKCU\..\Run: [ctfmon.exe] C:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exeO4 - HKCU\..\Run: [Win32 Firewall] C:\DOCUME~1\Joe\LOCALS~1\Temp\198.exeI know there is more to the log but these are the ones that I am having the most trouble with. I deleted my temp folder and removed all these entires from Hijack but they keep coming back. The 198.exe changing to a different number after it is removed so now it would be O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [Win32 Firewall] C:\DOCUME~1\Joe\LOCALS~1\Temp\696.exe. I believe there is a rundll file doing this.I had a crap load of virus on my computer that avast and hijack and GMER and rootappeal were able to get rid of by I cant get rid of this one. Also I did turn off system restore and tried that but it didnt work either.Here is my full Hijack l... Read more

A:My internet proxy setting keep getting changed

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Foll... Read more

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Dear Sir,
We have written a script for proxy setting. Whenever we run this script proxy setting gets change, but not get affected for use. It goes to old proxy server. Request to help.

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Guys,
I need some expertise "know how" in this matter. I have an office in location A and another office in location B.
A is protected by Firewall-1 Checkpoint and running Exchange 5.5 mail system. Point B is using Proxy Server 1.1 and Exchange 5.5.
Office A is the HQ and Office B is the branch. I need to sync the Exchange for these 2 offices. How do I go about doing it?
I intend to use only VPN remote client access to login users from Location B to Location A. By doing so, I dun think I sync my Exchange on both end but at least I can control those those login in via VPN.
Ideas/advices much appreciated.
Gracias
keet
 

A:VPN client access via Proxy Server

are you using the vpn that comes with the OS or a third party client?
 

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I AM UNABLE TO REMOVE PROXY SETTING FROM LAN SETTING .
WHEN I UNCHECK PROXY SETTING AUTOMATICALLY AFTER CLOSE BOX,  GET CHECK AGAIN.
I TRIED TO DELETE PROXY SERVER BUT FAILED .
MY SECURITY CENTER ALSO TURN OFF AUTOMATICALLY.
HERE I ATTACHED DETAILS.
I HAVE TRIED MANY TIME TO TURN ON BY SERVICES.MSC BUT AGAIN TURN OFF.
WINDOW UPDATE ALSO SHOWING ERROR.
 
PLEASE HELP ME TO RESOLVE THIS ISSUE.

A:Can't remove PROXY Setting in Internet Settings

Hello, Welcome to BleepingComputer.I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you to follow the instructions and complete all of the necessary steps in the order listed.===You should enable these programs if not already done.AV: Windows Defender (Disabled - Up to date) {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}AS: Windows Defender (Disabled - Up to date) {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}Windows Firewall is disabled.===Press the windows key + r on your keyboard at the same time. This will open the RUN BOX.Type Notepad and and click the OK key.Please copy the entire contents of the code box below to the a new file. start
CreateRestorePoint:
EmptyTemp:
CloseProcesses:
RemoveProxy:

(Microsoft Corporation) C:\ProgramData\Windows Security\winsecurity.exe
(Microsoft Corporation) C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Network\Dsq\network\sysnetwk.exe
() C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Network\Dsq\browser\syshostctl.exe
HKLM-x32\...\Run: [] => [X]
Winlogon\Notify\igfxcui: igfxdev.dll [X]
GroupPolicy: Restriction - Chrome <======= ATTENTION
CHR HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Google: Restriction <======= ATTENTION
ProxyEnable: [S-1-5-21-1258154719-1264982004-2341163665-1001] => Proxy is enabled.
ProxyServer: [S-1-5-21-1258154719-1264982004-2341163665-1001] => http=127.0.0.1:8080;https=127.0.0.1:8080
ManualProxies: 1http=127.0.0.1:8080;https=127.0.0.1:8080
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Hi,

Please, could someone help me out ( step-by-step) with how to set up a proxy server connection thru windows xp internet settings?

Thanks

Vijay

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I appear to be the victim of some piece of malware or virus that has added a proxy server setting that I am unable to get rid of. The main symptoms are that I am unable to change my proxy server settings in Windows 10. It appears to use this setting http=127.0.0.1:8080;. The result of this is that I am unable to do searches in the omnibar of Google Chrome (just takes me to a blank page) and I can't visit certain webpages, also if I am able to do a Google search the "Search Tools" button is missing.
 
I looked around on the internet and have tried a few fixes, I've deleted or changed the registry entries mentioned in Philip Turner's reply here: https://community.spiceworks.com/topic/446898-can-t-disable-proxy-in-ie10?page=1
 
I also changed the entry mentioned here: https://fixedit.itxpress.biz/2014/10/08/unable-to-disable-windows-proxy-setting/
 
Making these changes allowed me to change the proxy server settings and once I change "Automatically detect settings" to on and "Use a a proxy server" to off then the issue is fixed and everything behaves normally. 
 
The problem is, once I restart my computer the settings revert back and are again unable to be changed unless I delete/change all the above registry entries again. I'm pretty sure that whatever did this is still on my computer somewhere and I need some help finding and eliminating it. Either that, or there is still some hidden registry entry that I am unable to find.
 
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I would like to ask the community of these Forums for help to set my Desktop computer running on Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit to access chat programs that I have dowloaded from the Web and have installed on my PC.
My browser is Firefox 3.6.9 but i am unsure if the browser is involved in this.

Anyways, I do get in my e-mail a fresh daily list of free proxies to use to connect to the web, so given that I first have to open the program from icons that i already have on my Desktop ...
does anyone know how to set things so when I open them they would show -to anyone who wants to monitor(chat users and server owners on the other end)- the IP, geographic location and/or name of Internet Service Provider of the Proxy address itself and not MY OWN IP, location and ISP (as it happens now without the use of a proxy)?

Should anyone would like to take a peek at those 3 chat places before responding they are:

A. Halsoft Chat: www.vpchat.com

B. Yak Chat: www.yackity-yak.com/
Install Instruction (to exemplify how they exist on my PC now)
1.. Download to desktop.
2.. Then go to desktop and Install the client.
3.. The Client will install to its on folder.
4.. Will not in any way hurt any other client u may have.

C. Voodoo Chat: www.voodoochat.com

My need for privacy is based on peace of mind, and has no intention of masking any illegal activity. It has an honest purpose.

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Hi All

I want traffic to a specific secure website(*.paypal.com) to go through a Proxy server and port - 192.168.34.34 on port 1818

Now, I know under Internet Options, you can specify a proxy address, but then all traffic will go through that Proxy. I want to direct traffic ONLY to *.paypal.com to go through the proxy.

Do you perhaps set this in the hosts file like this:

192.168.34.34 1818 *paypal.com
But I don't think this will work Any idea how to do this? certainly it must be possible?

Thanks
 

A:Internet Proxy Setting for one specific domain address

What's the purpose of directing traffic for that one website through the proxy?
 

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Hi,

I have a computer that I want to set up to use ICS so an Xbox 360 can share the internet connection. But, I want the Windows XP machine to also connect to the internet through a proxy. How can I set up XP to connect through a proxy for everything, including any machines that will use ICS?

Thanks,

Derrick
 

A:Setting up Windows Internet Connection Sharing, and proxy?

I really doubt that XBOX will work through a proxy.
 

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