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How to Enable or Disable a Proxy Server in Mozilla Firefox

Some internet connections require a proxy server in order to access the Internet. For connections that do not require a proxy server, having one enabled can prevent access to the Internet. This guide will walk-through how to enable or disable a proxy server in Mozilla Firefox.

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox by clicking Start » All Programs » Mozilla Firefox folder » Mozilla Firefox.

    Open Mozilla Firefox

  2. Click Tools across the top of the window.

    Tools menu
  3. Select Options.

    Options menu

  4. Click the Advanced button.

    Advanced button

  5. Click the Network tab.

    Network tab
  6. Click the Settings button below the Connection heading.

    Settings button

  7. Select the desired settings for your proxy server and click OK.

    Connection Settings
  8. Click OK and close Mozilla Firefox.

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