How to setup proxy server
A proxy sever is the type of server that serves as the client on the behalf of client in order to explore the restricted web pages all over the world. They are mostly used din the situation where incompatibility is the issue between client and sever .in these cases direct connection is impossible sometimes. A proxy server plays important part here for retrieving the data. They may also used for the screening purposes and it usually fasten up the entire processing because external and internal cookie restrictions and pop ups blocks are not the problem in access.
How proxy server works
Proxy server usually operates them selves at the last layer of OSI model and they need high maintenance the he firewalls because they are installed and configured for applications individually and accordingly. Hyper text transfer protocol (HTTP), simple mail transfer protocol (SMTP) or socks each of the protocol will hold different structure for the proxy server. When the client makes using web proxy server or other version makes request the proxy serve send the request on the behalf of the client to the host server and after that request is processed without any hurdle for the original client. Web administrators uses this feature for restricting the illegal and unethical websites typically in the offices in order to keep employees motivated and attentive to work. But proxy servers also have great negative use, as it doesn’t blocks any request; people can access the illegal and confidential websites and can interact with them for harmful purposes too.
Setting up web proxy servers
Setting up the web proxy ser doesn’t require any kind of installation and encoding .all you need is the high speed internet through which you can open proxy websites. Proxy servers are now easily supported by many of the websites. You can visit those websites and can explore your desired restricted websites by simply entering the URL followed by the http.
Setting up win proxy server
Win proxy is considered as one of the most famous proxy ever typically designed to be used with the windows operating system, which is named as win proxy. The reason for its glorious fame is that no installation is required on the client side for using the win proxy it’s entirely an invisible entity that acts for processing the client’s request. It offers the network translation for the assistance of web host servers because of which client sever usually remains unaware with the presence of proxy server .besides the high security feature we it also support different kinds of protocols, like http, NNTP’s, file transfer protocol. Etc. when your using the win proxy serve there is no need to configure it again and again for the different protocols.
You can install and configure the win proxy at your home or Office by following the given steps.
- First of all you need to Install TCP or IP on the entire computer attached to the network.
- Run the installation Wizard. Enter the product key as it is required by the screen then follow the pointed steps.
- When it comes to provide eth internet connection information to the setup. Set your connection name and type. After that enter your password and username for utilizing for every time you use it.
- The next step is configuration of internal and external internet protocols which are assigned automatically to every device attached to the Local Area Network. The IP that will be assigned to the out going outer is external IP.
- now the final step for win proxy configuration is the verification of all the operations which you just performed