Network proxy settings are a feature of Windows that allows computers to connect to the internet via a proxy server. They can be used for many reasons, such as increasing security and decreasing the consumption of bandwidth.

How do you make use of a proxy in Windows 10

It is crucial to correctly configure a proxy server on Windows 10. This will protect you from identity theft and harmful websites and also improve your browsing experience.

How to change Proxy Settings in Windows.

The first step is to enable WPAD to detect automatically proxy settings. Organizations often use this feature to control access and protect digital assets. To turn on this feature start by opening Windows Settings and go to Network & Internet > Proxy.

You can also manually setup your proxy by entering the IP address of the server and the port number. This is a good choice for companies that need high levels of security.

How to Manually configure a Windows Proxy Service Configure the Script Field

Some proxy servers require an address for scripting before they can be set up. This address can be an URL or a.pac file that Windows uses to load the configuration. When you’re done, enter it in the Script address box and save it.

Alternately, you can disable scripts by editing the Registry. This is a risky procedure, so only do it only if you’re confident that you will be able to restore your settings without causing any harm to your computer.