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    Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    I am using an android device running on the latest android Jelly Bean operating system. I wanted to configure the proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in my android device. How this can be done?

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    AndroidExpert AndroidExpert is on a distinguished road
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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    For configuring the proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android device, you have to;
    • Tap and hold a network from the list of added Wi-Fi networks
    • Then select ‘Modify Network’
    • Now choose ‘Show advanced options’
    • If no proxy settings are present in the network, then you have to - Tap ‘None’, Select ‘Manual’ from the menu that opens
    • Now enter the proxy settings provided by the network administrator
    • Finally tap on the button denoted as ‘Save’
    The proxy settings have now been configured in your android jelly bean device.

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    zeeshan12 zeeshan12 is on a distinguished road
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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    hello friend,

    >>>> first of go to the settings and select the wi fi networks

    >>>> then select the network which you want to change.

    >>>> use proxy settings and give the value and address and apply it.

    surely now you can use it.

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    tyson tyson is on a distinguished road
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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    Dear,

    For configuring Proxy Settings :

    -Settings
    -Wireless And Networks
    -Wifi >> Add Wifi Network
    -Show Advance options
    -tap on None >>> Manual
    -Enter Proxy Settings
    -Confirm it.
    It's done.

    Pleasure to help you..!!

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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    Offcourse you can configure proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    To configure proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android, you have to follow some steps:

    Steps :

    1. Pres and hold a network from Wifi Networks list
    2. Tap on “ Modify network”
    3. Select “Show advanced options”
    4. Enter proxy settings of network administrator
    5. Tap on “Save”
    6. Done !!!

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    mithu ashi mithu ashi is on a distinguished road
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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    FOLLOW THESE POINTS:-
    Go to WiFi networks.
    Now press & hold a network.
    Press modify network.
    Select show advanced options.
    Press none if no proxy settings are present.
    Type the proxy settings which is provided by the network administrator
    Press save.
    It's done now.

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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    Quote Originally Posted by mithu ashi View Post
    FOLLOW THESE POINTS:-
    Go to WiFi networks.
    Now press & hold a network.
    Press modify network.
    Select show advanced options.
    Press none if no proxy settings are present.
    Type the proxy settings which is provided by the network administrator
    Press save.
    It's done now.
    hi there. im having a problem i have logged in the proxy but only the browser is working. coz it came up with a login request. how will i get google play to work?? Thanks in Advance

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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    For configuring the proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android device follow some steps-
    Go to WiFi networks >> Now press & hold a network >> Press modify network >> Select show advanced options >> Press none if no proxy settings are present >> Type the proxy settings >> Provided by the network administrator >> Press save >> Now all is done.

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    sanjeevk7 sanjeevk7 is on a distinguished road
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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    hello friend

    to configure proxy setting, follow below steps»»»

    >>Go to Settings of your mobile.

    >>Then Select Wireless and Networks

    >>After selecting wireless and networks , choose wifi settings.

    >>In Wifi settings ,tap on menu button and choose advance settings.

    >>After choosing Advance settings,
    new window will open.
    and you can see Proxy address and port settings.
    then Enter proxy address and port number according to you.
    save this settings.
    thats it
    it will work for you,for sure
    thank you:-):-):-)

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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    Steps are:

    Open settings.

    Press wireless and networks.

    Press wifi and on it.

    Select show advanced.

    Press none when there is no proxy setting.

    Enter the proxy setting.

    Press save.

    !!!!!GOOD LUCK!!!!!

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    Unhappy Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    a lot of answers - mostly incorrect:
    Setting the proxy option is valid only for the chrome browser - nothing else.
    Unfortunately the latest Jelly Bean update doesn't fix that issue :-) .

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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    Hello,
    Steps to configure proxy settings for a wifi network in android are:
    Launch the home screen on android.
    Touch wireless and networks>wifi>ON butttons.
    Select show advanced and touch the none button.
    Give the proxy settings and touch save button.
    ...@@@...

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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    Hello dear,,,,,,,,

    Configuring proxy setting see below steps....

    >>>>>go to menu option

    >>>>>select setting option

    >>>>>select wireless and network option

    >>>>>now select wifi option and tap on modify network

    >>>>>select show advance option

    >>>>>then enter the proxy setting of network

    >>>>>then finally save it,,,,,,,,

    Thank you,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    Hi friend,

    The following is the procedure for solving the problem of Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android.

    At first you have to go to home screen.

    Then tap on to the menu screen.

    Now press the settings option.

    There the option of 'wireless and network' is to be selected.

    After that you need to press the Wi-Fi option.

    Then the 'modify network' option is to be tapped.

    Now press the show advanced option.

    There if the screen shows you the absence of proxy settings ,you can press the none option.

    After that the network proxy settings are to be entered.

    Then the 'save' option is to be tapped in order to save the proxy settings.

    Thanks.

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    Manjeet Malik Manjeet Malik is on a distinguished road
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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    Hello sir, Follow these steps to configure Proxy sett- ng for a wifi network in your device 1. First go to main menu 2. Then go to setting 3. Then tap on " wireless & network " option 4. Then tap on " wifi setting " 5. Then tap on " advance setting " option 6. Then tap on " Proxy setting " option 7. Now enter the proxy setting and save it thank you.

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    Re: Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android

    Hi friends....

    Configuring proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android


    For configuring the proxy settings for a Wi-Fi network in android device,

    -->Open the home page from the device .

    -->Click the menu option .

    -->Tap and hold a network from the list of added Wi-Fi networks

    -->Then select ‘Modify Network’.

    -->Now choose ‘Show advanced options’.

    -->If no proxy settings are present in the network,

    -->then Tap ‘None’, Select ‘Manual’ from the menu that opens.

    -->Now enter the proxy settings provided by the network administrator

    -->Finally tap on the button denoted as ‘Save’.

    -->The proxy settings have now been configured in your android jelly bean device.

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