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How to configure system wide proxy with user authentication

I would like to use my LAN's proxy server in Ubuntu Desktop 12.04, but all my attempts have failed. Here is what I did: 1) I went to System Settings Menu > Network, selected Network Proxy, Manual ...
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Is there a secure way to pass authentication parameters for proxy to applications?

I am behind a proxy server and need to specify authentication parameters to access the internet. For this, I have exported my username, password, host and port_no in my /home/$USER/.bashrc file and in ...
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Polipo HTTPS Authentication Problem

I use internet behind http proxy, and that requires authentication. I tried using polipo to bypass the authenticated proxy to 127.0.0.1:9134. Applying these settings to my browser, works fine for ...
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Bypass Authenticated HTTP Proxy :Ubuntu

Is there any way to bypass authenticated http proxy to something like 127.0.0.1:port, so that we could use it any application, simply by filling out the proxy 127.0.0.1:port (which could be used for ...
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How can I add proxy authentication parameters for Ubuntu tweak? [closed]

I was trying to play around with Ubuntu tweak, when I tried to access Tweaks → Love Wallpaper HD and encountered the following error: Distribution: Ubuntu 12.10 quantal Application: ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Firefox Proxy Authentication Delays

We are using a Proxy server in my company. My proxy settings are ok and normally I can access Internet using our proxy server. Only Firefox and Thunderbird are acting very weird. When I try to access ...
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1answer
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Proxy settings not working in ubuntu12.04 but working fine with windows 7

Proxy authentication settings are set properly in the /etc/apt/apt.conf and even in the network settings. But the sudo apt-get update command gives an error "something wicked happend in resolving ...
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137 views

proxy authentication problem

I installed ubuntu along side windows from a bootable USB. My internet is working behind a proxy. after entering the hostname and all other things, the connection is not receiving my username and ...
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0answers
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Proxy Authentication in ubuntu 13.04 with password not shown as text

I have ubuntu 13.04 on my system and my internet connection is under my college's proxy authentication. I have set up proxy settings by modifying the /etc/apt/apt.conf file but it's unsecure as anyone ...
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How to have cntlm configuration per user?

This tutorial http://zipizap.wordpress.com/tag/cntlm/ suggests configuring cntlm using the file etc/cntlm.conf. It works great, but it means that all users logged to the machine will be using the same ...
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OS and application update behind proxy server

Bear me for posting this question again on this forum. I know that there are many post earlier. I have gone through all of them and tried all nothing worked for me. PROBLEM: I am behind a proxy ...
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Authentication required for every 1 hour for Internet but NO proxy. How do I get out from this problem?

OS: Ubuntu 12.04 and/or above My system connected to University campus Internet which has no proxy. But needs authentication (username and password) for every 1 hour. If the web-browser is running ...
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Apt behind proxy

I've been trying to get a package manager to work behind our company proxy for a whole day now but without any luck. The proxy requires authentication which is my personal email address and password. ...
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1answer
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How can clients authenticate to a proxy without user intervention?

I would like to set up a number of computers that need to go through a proxy server to get to the outside world. The OS is Ubuntu 12.04 but the issue seems common to all versions (are far as I can ...
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Incomplete system-wide proxy settings on Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where are the system-wide proxy server settings? The new: System Settings>Network>Network proxy does not allow me to configure the user and password for my proxy, and ...
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1answer
316 views

Use a proxy which connects to the school proxy

How to get my computer use a proxy ON my computer, which connects to the school proxy ? The reason I ask this, is because I need all programs on my computer, absolutely the whole system to go through ...
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How to set Global Proxy where the username contains an “@” character? [duplicate]

I'm connecting Internet via proxy (with authentication) There is no problem with Firefox but I can't connect to the Internet on Software Center. I've checked this topic but my username contains '@' ...
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1answer
496 views

Proxy to Direct Connection

I access internet through a Proxy Server which requires Proxy Authentication. How do I setup a Direct connection so that applications do not need a Proxy Address ? Something that could redirect all ...
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1answer
1k views

Unable to install wubi on windows 7 home premium 64bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wubi “could not retrieve the required disk image” When I try to install wubi in a partition made on my hard disk I get a error message saying "could not ...
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1answer
497 views

Disable password authentication to set proxy information

To set up/change proxy settings on Ubuntu 12.04 (Gnome 3), i have to provide my admin password. Is it possible to disable this authentication? I don't need that any user could change it, just that i ...
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Proxy authorisation works in Firefox but not elsewhere [closed]

My corporation requires proxy to which you need to authorise. We are running on Win7 system. I have installed VirtualBox with Ubuntu (as 1st machine) and CentOS (2nd machine). While in Firefox ...
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1answer
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How to use “apt-get” via “Http-proxy” like this?

I'm trying to use apt-get command on a network that uses a proxy, like this: We use 10.114.7.7 on port 80 as Http-proxy, and after that an authentication window comes up, asking for user name and ...
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Is there a centralised, user-friendly way to access Internet (mainly for updating purposes) through a proxy which requires authentication? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I configure proxy authentication? This question is related to the Bug #545134 and to the following questions: Cannot connect to Internet from Terminal and ...
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Can't complete dropbox installation from behind proxy

Problem: My PC on campus sits behind a proxy (requiring authentication) and I can't setup Dropbox. I am convinced that this is a proxy issue as I can't setup Ubuntu one either (but I don't use Ubuntu ...
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1answer
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Thunderbird issue with proxy authentication

I was setting up Thunderbird at home with wired Internet connection, and everything was fine. However when I tried getting new mails using college wireless which requires proxy with authentication, ...
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1answer
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UbuntuOne for Windows does not work - I got “Problem opening the ping_url” error

When I try to login to existing account I got "Problem opening the ping_url" error.