Last updated March 9th, 2022

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SystemProductVersionStatusNotes
BeOS
(PPC)
NetPositive2.2
Breadbox Ensemble
(x86)
WebMagick3.0Doesn't support HTTP proxies
MS-DOS
(x86)
Arachne1.97
OS/2 Warp 3
(x86)
IBM WebExplorer1.01Must add http:// prefix to the proxy URL
IBM WebExplorer1.1a-1.1hNot tested
Netscape Navigator2.x
Netscape Communicator4.x
OS/2 Warp 4
(x86)
IBM WebExplorer1.2Not tested
OLPC XO-1
OLPC Browser (Gecko based)1.01) Open URL "about:config", 2) add filter "proxy", 3) fill in address and port for proxy.ftp and proxy.http, and 4) change proxy.type from 5 to 1
Windows 3.x
(x86)
Microsoft Internet Explorer1.0Doesn't seem to support HTTP proxies
2.0
3.0
4.0
5.0
Mosaic Netscape0.9
Netscape Navigator1.x
2.x
3.x
NCSA Mosaic1.0Doesn't support HTTP proxies
2.0Does not work
3.0Not tested
Opera2.xNot tested
3.xNot tested
Windows 9x and newer
(x86)
Protoweb BrowserPre Rel 3Windows 98 and newer, .NET Framework 2.0 required.
Links2.1
Microsoft Internet Explorer1.0Doesn't seem to support HTTP proxies
1.5Not tested
2.0Not tested
3.0
4.0
5.0
5.01
5.5
6.0
7.0
8.0
9.0
10.0
11.0
NCSA Mosaic1.0Doesn't support HTTP proxies
2.0Does not work
3.0Not tested
Netscape Navigator2.x
3.x
Netscape Communicator4.x
Opera2.xNot tested
3.xNot tested
4.xNot tested
5.xNot tested
6.xNot tested
7.xNot tested
8.xNot tested
9.xNot tested
10.x
11.x
12.x
Retrozilla2.2
Macintosh
(68k)
Microsoft Internet Explorer3.0
4.0
Mosaic Netscape0.9Not tested
NCSA Mosaic1.0Doesn't support HTTP proxies
2.0Does not work
Netscape Navigator1.xNot tested
2.xNot tested
3.x
Netscape Communicator4.x
Macintosh
(PPC)
Classicilla9.3.3
Microsoft Internet Explorer3.0Proxy Settings under the Internet Control Panel
4.5Proxy Settings under the Internet Control Panel
5.0Proxy Settings under the Internet Control Panel
5.1Proxy Settings under the Internet Control Panel
Netscape Navigator3.x
Netscape Communicator4.x