How to Clear or Set Proxy in Firefox, Internet Explorer

By Xah Lee. Date:


In Firefox, go to menu [Tools ▸ Options], Advanced button at top, then “Network” tab, then Settings button.

Press Alt key if menu does not show up.

Firefox advanced network dialog
Firefox advanced network dialog.
Firefox proxy setting dialog
Firefox proxy setting dialog.

Internet Explorer (IE)?

Use menu [Tools ▸ Internet Options]. “Connections” tab. Click on the “LAN settings” button, then uncheck the boxes.

IE connections proxy dialog
IE connections proxy dialog.
IE connections lan settings dialog
IE connections lan settings dialog.