Configuring Your Proxy: LINUX Firefox

Starting January 2015, you may now use / port 8080 for ALL your DilNet connections (LAN, WiFi and Dormitories).


1) Click “Edit” located on the upper left area of the window; a pop-up will appear under “Edit”. Click “Preferences”.


2) A new window will appear. Click “Advanced” on the upper right area of the new window.


3) Afterwards, click “Network”. On the right side under “Connection”, click the “Settings” Button.


4) A new window will appear. Click “Manual proxy configuration” option.


7) Type in the applicable proxy address to the field beside “HTTP Proxy”. Then, type “8080” in the field beside “Port” and click “Use this proxy server for all protocols”. (In this example, use and the port, 8080.) Click the “OK” button when done.


8) Finally, click “Close” on the other window to end setup.