How To Check If You Have A Proxy Setup In Your System

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This brief guide will provide instructions for Windows users on how to check if a proxy is enabled and active in their network settings. 


  • If you’re having trouble and are using a firewall, proxy, or any software that blocks network connections, your computer may not be able to connect to


Note: If you're not the one who set up your firewall or proxy server, contact your network administrator.

1. Open the Internet Options control panel. 

2. Select the Connections tab, then click the LAN settings button.


3. The proxy information should be blank. If that's not the case, uncheck "Use a proxy..." and try again.

4. If that doesn't solve the issue, contact your network administrator.

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