Using a SOCKS proxy on an iPad

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See Snipplr’s How To Connect To A SOCKS Proxy From An Unjailbroken iPhone/iPod Touch, which works for an iPad as well. The one caution is that when entering the HTTP Proxy, you have to click elsewhere for the field to register (pressing “enter” doesn’t work).

To share a website from my IP address, I had to turn on Web Sharing (instructions here) on my Macbook.

To test, go to WhatIsMyIPAddress.com in Safari.

By Jason Li

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