A proxy server (also called proxy server in French) is, in the context of networks and the Internet, is a machine that acts as the intermediary between your equipment (computer, smartphone, tablet) and the Internet.
The main consequence of its use: the use and therefore the display of the proxy’s IP address and not that of the device used, which allows surfing anonymously (or almost) on the web.
Because contrary to what some people may think, you are not anonymous on the internet, it is very easy to follow your browsing on the internet by tracing your IP address.
To use a proxy server, you can find a proxy for Google at the trusted provider and must configure your browser or computer or use a web proxy, that is to say a website that will allow you to navigate to other sites from this site.
This second solution happens to be of course the easiest to implement since it is enough to go to a site and surf the web via this site, there is no particular technical skill to have or configuration of its browser to perform.
How to configure proxies in Google chrome
Many users who want to achieve anonymity are wondering how to set up a proxy server in Google Chrome. Today here is everything in detail what steps you to need to follow in order to configure everything quickly and efficiently, even if this is your first time doing it.
This step-by-step guide will tell you how to configure, change, or disable the use of a proxy server in Google Chrome. The instruction happens to be written on the example of version 49.0.2623.110 m, but it will be suitable for other, earlier, and most likely, later versions. Since the purpose of using a proxy server in a browser is anonymity, and client information can be transmitted through cookies, you will also consider the process of deleting cookies in this browser.
Before setting up your browser to use a proxy, you need to find out your IP address, you can see it at the top of this page (“Your IP”), the main thing is that you do not use a proxy at the moment. Knowing your real IP is necessary so that upon completion of the setup you can verify that everything is done correctly and the remote server cannot determine your real IP address.
Before starting the setup procedure, it is also necessary to select a working proxy server that meets your requirements in terms of anonymity, speed, geography, supported protocols and other characteristics. You can use one of the free proxies, a list of which is available on the website of the service provided by Proxy seller.
If you have proxy authorization by login and password, then when you open any page in the browser, the corresponding window will be displayed where you need to enter data. After all the above manipulations, you can safely “travel” through the pages and enjoy the finished result.