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Use System-Wide Proxy Settings (All Windows) Popular

This setting allows you to change the scope of the Internet proxy configuration and specify whether all users should share system-wide or individual settings.

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Open your registry and find or create the key below.

Create a new DWORD value, or modify the existing value, called "ProxySettingsPerUser" and set it according to the value data below.

Exit your registry; you may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change to take effect.

Registry Editor Example
|(Default)REG_SZ(value not set)|
|ProxySettingsPerUserREG_DWORD0x00000001 (1)|
Registry Settings
System Key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\
Internet Settings]
Value Name: ProxySettingsPerUser
Data Type: REG_DWORD (DWORD Value)
Value Data: (0 = whole machine, 1 = per user)

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Disclaimer: Modifying the registry can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. We cannot guarantee that problems resulting from modifications to the registry can be solved. Use the information provided at your own risk.

Last modified: August 2, 2002