I have a Samsung Galaxy SIII LTE (I9305) and I have set up my wifi to connect to my network at work, however I require a username and password in order to access the internet as all our traffic runs through a proxy server. There appears to be no such functionality existing in the OS, so please let me know which app I can safely use (without rooting my phone) in order to input a proxy username and password so that I can access the interwebs. Thanks in advance.

  • Have you checked with the proxy settings in Settings->Wireless & Networks (long-press the WiFi APN, check the "Advanced" checkbox)? – Izzy Mar 25 '13 at 14:39
  • @Izzy: there no fields for the username and password. – Ahmad Kayyali Jun 7 '13 at 15:14
  • No need: use user:password@server for the server address, should work (of course, replace "user" with your username, "password" with your password, and "server" with the real server name/address). – Izzy Jun 7 '13 at 15:34
  • @Izzy: Are you sure that this with user:password@server is working? – SandroProxy support Jun 14 '13 at 9:57
  • I don't know if that works on each and every Android version/implementation. But you will know whether it works for you once you tried it. What to lose? I know of cases where it worked, and at least had no negative response since -- but that doesn't make it safe enough to announce "it works everywhere and in any case" (which is why I made it a comment and not an answer :) – Izzy Jun 14 '13 at 12:18

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