Library Proxy Server
Setup Instructions for

Firefox 3 and later in Windows

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Follow these steps to configure your browser to use the Library Proxy Server.
This setup will remain in effect until you cancel it.


  1. Depending on which version of Windows you are using,
    pull down the Firefox menu or the Tools menu
    and select Options.

  2. Click on the Advanced icon.

  3. Click on the Network tab.

  4. Under "Connection", click Settings.

  5. Click on the radio button for Automatic proxy configuration URL.

  6. Type or paste in the Automatic proxy configuration URL:
    Be sure to include "http://", and do not insert any empty spaces
    before or after the URL.


    http://proxy.lib.berkeley.edu/proxy.pac

  7. Click Reload and then OK to close the "Connection Settings" dialog box,
    or if the Reload button is "grayed out", just click OK.

  8. Click OK to close the "Options" dialog box


To protect your privacy
When using the proxy server on a shared computer, quit the web browser when your session is finished.


To turn off this setting
Follow steps 1-4 above.
In step 5, click on No proxy.
Click OK, then OK again to close the dialog box.


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