| Main | News | Dhivehi | Editorials | Opinions | Open Forum | About Maldives | Downloads | About us | Links | 09 December 2005 08:04
How to change Proxy Settings
Unable to View any of the political sites, Don't worry follow these simple steps and you are on your way to safe and fast unrestricted surfing.
1. Click Start, point to Settings,
2. click Control Panel,
3. Click and then double-click Internet Options
4. click the Connections tab, and then click LAN Settings
5. then click to select the Use Proxy Server check box.
In the Address box, you will see proxy.dhivehinet.net.mv port 8080 is the default proxy for Maldives from Dhiraagu, this proxy has blocked most dissident sites such as www.dhivehiobserver.com and www.maldiviandemocraticparty.org and www.maldivescutlure.com
Simply replace the address to one of the servers below and , replace proxy.dhivehinet.net.mv or the Focus proxy to say 220.127.116.11 For example, if the proxy server's address is "proxy.dhivehinet.net.mv" and the port number is 8080, the setting in the Proxy Server box should appear as: proxy.dhivehinet.net.mv:8080
If you do not know the Web address or port number of the proxy server, contact your network administrator. Also, if there are any Web servers on the local network for which you want to bypass the proxy, type those as well.
Below you will find some proxies to change the setting.
Proxy Port 18.104.22.168 8080 22.214.171.124 8080 126.96.36.199 8080 188.8.131.52 8080 184.108.40.206 8080 220.127.116.11 8080 18.104.22.168 8080
We will release other proxies from time to time by email. Alternatively you can email us.
© Dhivehi Observer 2004