Selenium Chrome - Change proxy without creating a new instance of the chrome driver - C#

Currently, in order to run selenium chrome driver with a proxy I use the following C# code:

options.AddArguments("--proxy-server=" + myProxyHandler.NextProxy());
capabilities.SetCapability(ChromeOptions.Capability, options);
driver = new ChromeDriver(options);

The problem that I have is that in order for me to switch the proxy I have to create a new instance of the driver, which means loading it anew.

Is there any way to change the proxy with a current instance and not need to recreate a new instance?
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Bob LearnedCommented:
I wonder if you just kept a reference to a DesiredCapabilities object, that you might be able to switch proxies:

Capabilities & ChromeOptions

DesiredCapabilities capabilities =;
// Add the WebDriver proxy capability.
Proxy proxy = new Proxy();
capabilities.setCapability("proxy", proxy);

// Add ChromeDriver-specific capabilities through ChromeOptions.
ChromeOptions options = new ChromeOptions();
options.addExtensions(new File("/path/to/extension.crx"));
capabilities.setCapability(ChromeOptions.CAPABILITY, options);
ChromeDriver driver = new ChromeDriver(capabilities);

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