A proxy server is a node on the Internet that allows a user to obscure his IP and location from sites that he visits. The server establishes a secure connection and rebroadcasts packets so that they appear to originate w... More »

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Set a Windows computer to route network traffic through a proxy server by changing the setting in the Local Area Network Settings dialog under the Connections tab in Internet Properties. You may need permission from your... More »

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The way to find the proxy settings on a computer depends on the operating system installed. On a Windows PC, one can find the proxy settings under Local Area Network Settings. On a Mac OS X, the proxy settings are found ... More »

A Web proxy is an Internet connection in which the user's computer connects to a remote computer, called a proxy server, which transmits data to and from the Web and user on behalf of the user. The primary reasons for pr... More »

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There are several ways to change your IP address, including unplugging your modem, using a different Internet connection, using a proxy server and contacting your Internet service provider. If you're using a Windows oper... More »

A server address is another name for an Internet protocol or IP address. Each computer has its own IP address, and when a person types the name of a website into a browser, he is actually directed to the IP address assoc... More »

In Internet networking, a logical address is an IP address that may be assigned by software in the server or router or may be user-assigned, in contrast to the physical address (also called the MAC address) which is set ... More »