How do I configure my browser to use the Universitys web proxy system? (Chrome)

  • Open Google Chrome
  • Click the spanner icon in the top right corner of the browser (In newer versions of Google Chrome, the Spanner may be replaced with the following symbol ): 

    Clicking on options
  • Click Options from the drop down menu
  • Click Under The Hood tab
  • Scroll down to Network and click Change Proxy Settings

    Clicking on Change Proxy Settings
  • From the window which appears select the Connections tab (It should already be selected)
  • Click on LAN Settings
    Clicking LAN Settings
  • In the Settings window, under Automatic configuration, check the box to Automatically detect settings

    Checking the box
  • Click OK to close the Settings window
  • Click OK to close the Internet Options window
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