Quick Instruction - For experts

  1. Switch on the proxy of your browser and enter the protocol types HTTP, HTTPS and FTP the address and port 8080.
  2. Check the configuration:

Step-by-Step Instruction - You would like detailed instructions

  • 1 Open menu / Options
  • 2 Select the category General
  • 3 Scroll to Network Proxy
  • 4 Click on Settings...
Firefox: Options / General / Network
Note up to version 55 of Firefox
  • 1 Open menu / Options
  • 2 Select the category Advanced
  • 3 Select the tab Network
Section Connection
  • 4 Click on Settings...

Dialog Connection Settings

Section Configure Proxies to Access the Internet
  • 5 Select Manual proxy configuration
  • 6 For the protocols HTTP, HTTPS and FTP enter the Address and Port 8080.

    If entries are already available here then you transfer these in the WebAssistant from Surf Set/Protocol/Proxy.
  • 7 Please, enter No Proxy for:
  • 8 Exit dialog Connection Settings with OK
Firefox: Connection Settings


Please, check this settings now: You need the WebAssistant - Proxy Offline Browser for this check.

Firefox Extension

We offer you an Firefox extension in addition free of charge.
With this you can manage different proxy-configurations.
You very simply can change between the direct connection to the Internet and the proxy configurations with that.

Then the system settings for Firefox are not used,
but other programs still use the system settings for access to the Internet.

Goto Download ProxySwitch


Firefox Proxy Configuration