I get error message reads "Unable to Connect to the proxy server" and I can’t open the web page by using Google Chrome and Internet Explorer. How can I manage to solve the issue? Help, please.
Unable to connect to the proxy server
A proxy server is a server that acts as an intermediary between your computer and other servers. Right now, your system is configured to use a proxy, but Google Chrome can’t connect to it.
If you use a proxy server…
Check your proxy settings or contact your network administrator to make sure the proxy server is working. If you don’t believe you should be using a proxy server: Go to the Chrome menu > Settings > Show advanced settings… > Change proxy settings… > LAN Settings and deselect “Use a proxy server for your LAN”.
Error code: ERR_PROXY_CONNECTION_FAILED
Why the error message "Unable to Connect to the proxy server" appears?
"Unable to Connect to the proxy server" Error message appear on the web browser for a variety of reasons. In most case, the error message "Unable to Connect to the proxy server" appears due to the presence of the malware infection. When a malware or adware settles on your computer, it changes yours browser settings that disallow you visit websites expects the malware official site, such as the conduit malware program.
While, you will still get the "Unable to Connect to the proxy server" error on your web browser even after you kill or remove the malware or adware infection. Thus, you need urgent help on this issue. Following guide will help you solve the problem.
How to Fix "Unable to Connect to the proxy server" Error in Google Chrome?
Step 1, Open Google Chrome and click on the three horizontal lines icon and go to Settings.
Step 2, Scroll down to the bottom of the webpage, and click on "Show Advanced Settings".
Step 3, Find Network, and click on the "Change proxy Settings" option.
Step 4, You will be prompted to Internet Properties Window, in the Connections tab click the LAN settings button.In the Local Area Network (LAN) Settings page, under the Proxy server section, please remove the check mark from Use a proxy server for your LAN (These settings will not apply to dial-up or VPN connections) and click OK. Click OK on the remaining window to completely fix Unable to connect to the proxy server on Google Chrome.
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