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General Chat Thread, Just found the hidden proxy settings in Android. yay in General; I am using 2.2 so dont know if it works on older os's Browse your apps list and open the ...
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    Just found the hidden proxy settings in Android. yay

    I am using 2.2 so dont know if it works on older os's

    Browse your apps list and open the voice dialer

    say the word proxy

    and it opens a proxy settings page.

    Post back if it works on other versions.

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    Doesn't this only work in the USA?

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    Doesn't work with mine but only 1.6

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    I've got an HTC Desire with 2.2 and it doesn't work

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    Settings -> wireless & network -> proxy settings for me

    but I am running a cyanogenmod build of 2.2 (6.1.0)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    Settings -> wireless & network -> proxy settings for me

    but I am running a cyanogenmod build of 2.2 (6.1.0)
    What phone are you on, Domino?

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    HTC desire

    this version of cyanogenmod came out this week, so it may be new to that

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    cyanogenmod is supposed to be coming out for the GT540....

    So, I'll wait til it does, flash it, and then have a look!

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    Works on Dell Streak on 2.2. (Or at least, the settings box does appear as per the instructions. Will have to test to see if it actually has any effect later!)

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    Cyanogenmod has had proxy support for ages, at least on Desire.

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    Yes - vanilla Google Nexus One running 2.2.1 build FRG83D.

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    oooooh

    Another way is if you have the Gesture Seach app, type proxy and up it pops! - not tested yet though. (Nexus One FRG83D)

    Edit: Although, the one that is currently in seems to be the one specified by the Orange GPRS settings, so maybe won't work for wireless?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cache View Post
    oooooh

    Another way is if you have the Gesture Seach app, type proxy and up it pops! - not tested yet though. (Nexus One FRG83D)

    Edit: Although, the one that is currently in seems to be the one specified by the Orange GPRS settings, so maybe won't work for wireless?
    How do you type proxy in the gesture search? I draw P and dont get proxy anywhere, maybe because its a HTC Desire?

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    I just typed Pro and up it popped top of the list.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cache View Post
    I just typed Pro and up it popped top of the list.
    Hmmm, I just typed 'pro' and ended up in a dark corner of the internet......

    ;-)

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