Find active and working proxy server. Skype, and other programs directly associated with the use of a network connection, can work through a proxy. And this feature is incorporated by the developer and is well established. But to connect you need the ip address and port of the server. But if you didn't buy access to such opportunities, you do not have these data. But in the web you can find free proxy.
Start your browser and enter in address line http://proxyhttp.net/free-list/proxy-https-security-anonymous-proxy/ or http://2ip.ru/proxy/. You will see a list of ip addresses indicating the country or region to which this server. Next, usually through a colon, will be written the number of the port that can be used for the connection. For data validation check click the link at the end of the description line and wait for the result. In the end, you will have the ip address and the port number of the proxy server that you can use to configure Skype.
Configure to use proxy in Skype. To do this, run the program, click menu "Tools" in the login window. Click the line "connection Problem" and you will see the settings window of the connection. Select from the drop down list select HTTPS and enter the address and port number of the proxy server you found and checked. To do this, use the field "Host" and "Port" in the settings window. Leave blank the field "Enable authorization". Click "Save" at the bottom of the window and start using Skype — ie enter your username and password.
To set proxy for Skype it is possible and through the internal menu options. If your Skype client is authenticated automatically at startup, in the program window, click "Tools" and select menu "Settings". Very often users put a tick "Remember password" and a window for login and password just not displayed. Click "Advanced" and select "Connection". You will see a field to enter the address and port number of the proxy. Enter this information, click "Save" and confirm that the proxy will be used at the next startup of Skype.
Advice 2: How to configure Skype through a proxy
Skype is becoming increasingly popular, it can be used both for correspondence and for calls and video calls. It often happens that access to the Internet on your PC through the proxy server, in this case, to use Skype you will need to configure additional options.
You will need
- - desktop computer/notebook/netbook
- - Skype
First and foremost, you need to run Skype. To do this, click start, then click on "All programs" to open the menu and click once on Skype. Also if you have a shortcut of Skype on the desktop or in the quick launch menu, you can launch Skype by clicking on this shortcut.
Enter the username and password to log into the program.
In the top menu select "Tools", then "Settings", then "Advanced" tab and section "Connection".
By default, this section is "Automatic discovery of proxy serverand" to specify the address and port of the proxy serverand select the appropriate type of proxy serverand in the drop-down list.
If your proxy server uses authorization, check the "Enable authorization proxy server isa" and enter the username and password. Click "Save".
In order for these changes to take effect, you must restart the Skype. To do this, close the program and make sure it is not running on the computer. Then re-start Skype as described in the first paragraph of this instruction.
To change these settings, you do not need to be online, you need to log in to the program.
Advice 3: How to remove proxy server
Proxyservers are used to perform indirect requests or gaining access to the Internet via a computer or a local connection. To delete a proxy server, you must disable this feature in your browser.
Start Opera and go to its main menu. Select "General settings" (Preferences) and go to the "Advanced" tab (Advanced). Scroll to the item "Network" (Network) and click on the "Proxy" (Proxy Servers). Remove all the settings and uncheck, then click "Apply" and close the window. Restart your browser for these settings to take effect.
Open the settings of the Internet browser Mozilla Firefox and navigate to "Basic" (General). Select "connection Settings" (Connection Settings) and open the Manual Proxy Configuration window. Delete the data about the name server and the port number of the proxy. Click OK, and then activate operation mode "No proxy". Save the settings.
Go to the settings menu of the Google Chrome browser and navigate to the "Advanced" tab. Find "to Change the settings for the proxyserver" under "Network" and click on the appropriate button. Remove all the settings and uncheck use a proxyserver. Click "Apply" and close the window.
Go to menu "tools" (Tools) in Internet Explorer and select "Internet options" (Internet Options). Click on the tab "Connection" (Connections) and select "configure local area network" (LAN Settings). To delete a proxy server, you must remove the check mark next to "Use proxy server" (Use a proxy server). Click "Save" and restart the browser.
Disable proxy server that was configured in Netscape Navigator 4. Run the program and click "edit" (Edit) and click the tab "Settings" (Preferences). Find the menu of the proxyserver in the connections section, and then delete all the ports and servers. If you set up proxy in Konqueror, then you can remove it in settings by unchecking the relevant check boxes under the Proxies.