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Advanced network Settings Choose 鈥淢anual proxyconfiguration鈥?and in the 鈥淪OCKS host鈥?enter 鈥?27.0.0.1鈥?and in the port enter the number which you used in putty, 1081 in this case. Click on 鈥淥k鈥?and close option dialogue. Now you are behind proxyand your browser uses your VPSip to open websites.

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  • How to run a proxy server on a VPS?

  • Put the VPS password and hit the Enter key. You are almost done. Now, you are running a proxy server in your PC and you can connect any application to this server. For example, if you need your Firefox uses your VPS IP, follow this path in Options or Settings:

  • What do I need to set up a proxy server?

  • You will need to have a server with root access (a VPS or a dedicated server). A proxy server does not require many resources. That’s why you can save money and set up a proxy on a VPS.

  • What is a VPS server?

  • What is VPS? A VPS or a Virtual Private Server is a service used in the hosting world to act as a standalone dedicated server. With the use of cloud technology and virtualization, the VPS comes into play. A VPS server has its dedicated resources, but the difference is that in one powerful physical server, there can be more than one VPS.

  • What is a reverse proxy?

  • A reverse proxy is a server that sits in front of an application server, in our case the Raspberry Pi, and will proxy requested made to our VPS via our custom domain name to the Raspberry Pi.