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How to setup Proxifier with the TorGuard Proxy Service

Here is how to configure Proxifier with a TorGuard proxy - in this example we will use Firefox.

Before we start, first download Proxifier for Windows or Mac from this link. Web browsers won’t work through socks5 w/auth and that’s where Proxifier comes in handy. First you need to obtain a SOCKS or HTTP(s) proxy IP address, you will also need your TorGuard proxy username/password. Next, we will enter this info info proxifier settings:

1. Run Proxifier and select Profile --> Proxy Servers..

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2. Click the Add button in new window

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3. Set a proxy IP or hostname found here or here, port for SOCKS5 (we only support SOCKS Version 5) would be 1080,1085 or 1090 for SSL 465/995 or 7070, protocol would be your preference, check "Enable" under authentication and enter your TorGuard Proxy username and password, they can be managed here if your not sure.

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4. Now Select Profile --> Proxification Rules - Select a name for your profile rules, for example "Firefox", now click the browse button and search and select the Firefox.exe under the following directory: C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox - then under "Action" you should select the proxy you just added in the last step and click OK, then OK again - your rule should look like below:

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5. Your now good to go, open Firefox and your app will now automatically go through the SOCKS proxy you set earlier - you can browse to TorGuard Whats My IP to check your IP.




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