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I would like to introduce my OSS project:

Proxy Settings

It's a tool that provides an easier way to access and the modificate the proxy configuration into Android device when you are connected to any Wi-Fi (at the moment setting the proxy on Mobile network is not supported).

The application is developed in two different main branches, accordingly to Android's versions different support and implementation of the proxy support.
  • 1.x & 2.x devices: single proxy support, using an hidden activity (ProxySelector) available in the most number of ROMs.
  • 3.x & 4.x devices: per Wi-Fi access point proxy support

WARNING: Please remember that configuring the proxy doesn't mean that all your applications will automatically start to using these settings! This is due to a not easy understandable API for developers.

ROOT is not required for Proxy Settings to work correctly on any Android device that support the standard Android WifiManager API. This thanks to the reflection work made by Android Proxy Library (APL) that provides to the developers an easy way to access and use the proxy settings in every Android application, without requiring ROOT privileges.

If you are interested in a deeper analysis on the proxy issues on Android devices, you can find a detailed explanation of the problem and leave your feedbacks/comments on the official website: or on the Github page of the project.

Open source code repository


Beta Testing

Here the beta tester community on Google Plus


XDA:DevDB Information
Proxy Settings, App for all devices (see above for details)


Version Information
Status: Stable
Current Stable Version: 2.14
Stable Release Date: 2014-04-03
Current Beta Version: 2.15
Beta Release Date: 2014-05-01

Created 2014-05-12
Last Updated 2014-05-15
12th May 2014, 08:51 PM |#2  
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Post v2.14 (13002144)
Added the first functionality to save proxy configurations and improved 4.4 kitkat support.
Last edited by lechuckcaptain; 20th May 2014 at 09:51 AM.
20th May 2014, 09:52 AM |#3  
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Post v2.14 (13002145)
Fixed application resources for newer devices (xxxhdpi)
7th July 2014, 03:37 PM |#4  
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v2.15 (130021512)
  • Improved support for 4.1 and 4.2 Android API versions into APL.
  • Infrastructural changes on application dialogs.
  • Several fixes on previous versions bugs
1st August 2014, 09:04 AM |#5  
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v2.15 (130021514)
  • Testing Crashlytics as main bugreporting framework
  • Improved Google Analytics reporting
  • Various bugfixes
Last edited by lechuckcaptain; 1st August 2014 at 09:09 AM. Reason: Changed title
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