And when you need to access a variety of resources on the Internet, using a proxy server situation. For example, if your Windows Phone device is connected to the company’s business network, you may need to set the proxy, so that you get Internet access. In this quick guide, I’ll show you how to add a proxy server to your wireless connections on Windows Phone 8, the process is simple and fast.
Note: Adding proxy Wi-Fi network will allow all traffic to your internet browser sent through a proxy server. Most of the built-in Windows Phone8 application should work with the agent. For example, you should be able to access e-mail, calendar and so on. However, third-party applications and games is not likely to work with agents. This is because most applications do not use a proxy server compliant protocols to communicate over the network.
How to add a proxy server to your wireless network
Open the phone’s WiFi settings and start tapping.
Then, click on your connection to the wireless network.
Screen editor named network is opened. Here, you’ll find a detailed information about the switch and all wireless connections (IP address, subnet mask, gateway, DNS and MAC address) agent.
To add a proxy server to open the proxy switch
Two new fields are displayed: Server/URL and Port.
URL IP address or written proxy, in the server / URL field.
Then, in the Port field, enter the port used by the agent. If you do not specify any port, the default port 80 will be used.
After you enter the necessary details, click on the Save Changes at the bottom of the menu to complete.
How to disable the proxy server Windows Phone 8
To disable using a proxy, Go to Settings -> Wi-Fi, and then you connect to a wireless network.
Then, turn off the proxy switch.
If you want to completely forget the details you just use a proxy server, then you must remove the network, so that all its configuration details are forgotten.