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[Q] Xoom proxy settings

24th February 2011, 07:35 PM |#1  
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I recall this being missing in Android 2.x last I dealt with it, but I would have thought they added it by 3.0. And yet I can't find proxy settings anywhere on my newly bought Xoom. Is it just me being blind, or is it really not there?
24th February 2011, 08:09 PM |#2  
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Yes it is still missing, along with Cisco VPN support...
28th February 2011, 07:32 PM |#3  
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This makes this tablet pretty useless in a corporate environment... iPad works damnit!
7th March 2011, 11:05 PM |#4  
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I'm necro'ing this thread, but I found out that HTTP Proxy Settings from the market works just fine to expose the native Setting's Proxy page. I have no idea why it's disabled, but it works just fine for me! I just barely got it working, so I hope the setting is per WiFi network, as I'll have to clear it when I get back home, which would suck.
9th April 2011, 04:37 AM |#5  
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HTTP Proxy settings is not working with my xoom. Ran the app and it shows a blank Proxy screen.

Restarted Xoom. No change.

Do I need to root?
9th April 2011, 08:55 AM |#6  
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Not sure if this will work on the Xoom but on my phone I've created a Proxy shortcut using Any Cut. New shortcut > Activity > Proxy. Works well as long as you don't need proxy authentication.
9th April 2011, 04:45 PM |#7  
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Use Firefox Mobile
Use Firefox mobile and go to the add ons section and install the proxy mobile add-on. After you install it, go to proxy mobile from your add-on and enter your proxy settings.

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