Proxy

Proxy Options

Description

Specifies the default proxy settings AutoMate should use when attempting any network communications through a proxy server. This includes using Remote Administration and any tasks that contain web related actions that are set to use the default proxy settings, such as FTP, HTTP, Exchange, Send Email and Get Email.

 

Parameters

Property

Description

Proxy type

The proxy type to use. AutoMate currently supports: Socks4, Socks4a, Socks5 and none. When none is selected, AutoMate does not use a proxy for its TCP/IP communication (unless a specific AutoMate step is set otherwise).

Proxy host

The host name or host address of the proxy to use. If the Proxy type parameter is set to None, this parameter is inactive.

Proxy port

The port on the proxy server to use. The default value is 1028. If the Proxy type parameter is set to None, this parameter is inactive.

Use authentication

If enabled, AutoMate will attempt to use the information in the User ID and Password fields to authenticate a proxy request. If disabled, AutoMate attempts to contact the proxy server without authentication. This parameter is disabled by default.

User ID

If the Use authentication option is enabled, use this User ID to authenticate proxy requests.

Password

If the Use authentication option is enabled, use this password to authenticate proxy requests.

See Also

Task Administrator Options

Preferences - Overview

System Settings - Overview

Default Properties - Overview

See Also

Task Administrator - Overview

System Options - Overview

Customizing Task Administrator Windows & Toolbars