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My computer is behind a firewall, how do I write a Java program to access (http, ftp etc) the "outside world" through a proxy? (We have a proxy server with port number 1080.)
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You can set both HTTP and SOCKS proxies:

Properties sysprops = System.getProperties();

sysprops.put("socksProxySet", "true");
sysprops.put("socksProxyHost", "socks.whitehouse.gov");
sysprops.put("socksProxyPort", "1080");

sysprops.put("proxySet", "true");
sysprops.put("proxyHost", "httpproxy.server.com");
sysprops.put("proxyPort", "80");

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thanks!!! :-)
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