Connect a MAC to the Proxy



Once you have subscribed to the proxy service, you will be sent a welcome email with your username in that starts “pp-”.

Also your password is in your PayPal account in the subscriptions section, you will need both of these before you commence the setup.

Follow these instructions to set up your device.


Make sure your MAC is connected to the internet via Wi-Fi or a cable, please note which.

Select Apple menu > System Preferences, and then click Network.

Choose the network service you use from the list, Ethernet (Cable) or AirPort (Wi-Fi) for example.

Click Advanced, and then click Proxies.

Select configure your proxy settings manually.

Select a proxy server, such as HTTP Proxy, and then type its address as and port number as 3128 in the fields on the right.

Select the “Proxy server requires password” checkbox.

Enter your account name pp-xxxxxxx and password in the Username and Password fields.

Note that your username and password have been supplied to you in your Paypal subscription page.

Now when you restart Safari you will be using the proxy service.

July 10, 2013


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