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Proxy Auto-Config File Parser

Use this tool to locate your proxy server address for use with the Empirasign Excel API.

Please paste the entire URL (include the http://) to your autoconfig.pac file here:

Example URL (this won't return valid results for your site)
http://www.empirasign.com/site_media/docs/example_proxy.pac

How To Locate Your Proxy Auto Config URL

Via Querying Your Windows Registry
Launch a Command Prompt window on your PC by clicking the Start button in the lower left corner and searching for "Command Prompt." Copy and Paste either of the following command into the Command Prompt Window (then hit Enter):
REG QUERY "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings" | findstr http
REG QUERY "HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings" | FINDSTR AutoConfigProxy
The URL for your Auto Config Proxy should be displayed. If wininet.dll is displayed instead, try the following methods below.

Via Internet Explorer
Select "Internet Options" under "Tools" on the Menu Bar (For recent versions of IE, you may have to press and release the Alt key to make the Menu Bar appear). After the "Internet Options" dialog box appears, select the "Connections" tab. On the "Connections" tab click the "LAN Settings" button to display the URL for your proxy auto config file.

Via Chrome
Click the menu icon on the top right. Select "Settings". On the bottom of displayed page, select "Show Advance Settings...". Under the "Network" heading, click on "Change Proxy Settings..." button. After the "Internet Properties" dialog box appears, select the "Connections" tab. On the "Connections" tab click the "LAN Settings" button to display the URL for your proxy auto config file.

Via Firefox
On the menu, select Options. Click the "Advanced" icon at the top of the dialog box that appears. Then select the "Network" tab. On the "Network" tab, click the "Settings..." button in the "Connection" section. A dialog box similar to the one displayed below should load that will display your PAC file URL.

LAN Settings dialog box