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Windows 7: How to connect Windows programs through a authenticated proxy network.

12 Nov 2013   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
How to connect Windows programs through a authenticated proxy network.

When I open browser, a message box asks for username and password, to connect to internet. Even Windows update asks proxy login through message box. But I couldn't get my pc programs to connect to internet. I have entered authentication information in utorrent and dap. so they work like charm.
But programs like bluestacks, antivirus cant connect to internet.
please help me. Is there any helper application or any settings need to be changed?


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13 Nov 2013   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

What happens when you launch the browser? Are you connecting using a domain credential? If so you need to enter the domain then your usename. For example with the name home.local and the user j.kingsbury you would enter:

HOME\j.kingsbury

Is there any 802.1X port authentication set up as this could be a factor?

Josh
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13 Nov 2013   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

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13 Nov 2013   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

This is My Bittorent connection settings...
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How to connect Bluestacks, Antivirus Update, Sidebar Gadgets to internet through this type of connection.


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13 Nov 2013   #5

Windows 7 Professional x64 SP1 ; Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard
 
 

After authentication using the web browser you should gain internet access and your other applications should receive internet access as well.

If you are struggling to authenticate at the browser then try to enter the IP address in the username field for example:

USERNAME:172.16.2.215\libstudent

PASSWORD: {Password for the username libstudent}

Hopefully this helps,
Josh
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14 Nov 2013   #6

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I am not struggling to connect to my browser. If I open Chrome and type a website, it asks for username and password. Then I open Torch and type a website it asks for username and password. In windows update it asks for username and password. In Bittorent , i doesnt work even after i enter login details in browser. It needs username and password always entered in connection settings.(see image).
So this means every individual program has to login itself seperately to access internet. I can easily login through , if we are using browser or download manager, by entering login details in each when started. But programs like bluestacks , games, antivirus doesnt provide login message box, so that i could connect them to internet by entering login details.
So I am asking, if there is any way to connect the programs(which doesnt have provision to enter login details) to use internet.
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14 Nov 2013   #7

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Imrankhan View Post
...If I open Chrome and type a website, it asks for username and password....
What happens if you open Internet Explorer and type a website? IE should be able to pass the credentials to the OS which in turn passes them to apps that request them. Some apps/games won't request them and won't work via a proxy.
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15 Nov 2013   #8

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Nothing happens. I entered logon details Internet Explorer 10. For testing I went to Adobe Reader and chose check for updates. It said connection error.
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15 Nov 2013   #9

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

For linuxmint, I use dconf editor app. I enter all proxy details in it. then i could connect to internet easily.
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15 Nov 2013   #10

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

In post #3, under LAN settings, uncheck "Automatically detect settings".
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