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I need to enable the proxy on my network and disable users from changing the settings, is there any way to do this in Mozilla?

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I need to enable the proxy on my network and disable users from changing the settings, is there any way to do this in Mozilla? Thank you for your help.

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Hi,

Please see this.

The settings you may want to lock are network.proxy.http and network.proxy.http_port or network.proxy.autoconfig_url

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Useful links:

All about Tools > Options

Going beyond Tools > Options - about:config

about:config Entries

What's That Preference? add-on - Quickly decode about:config entries - After installation, go inside about:config, right-click any preference, enable (tick) MozillaZine Results to Panel and again right-click a pref and choose MozillaZine Reference to begin with.

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Hi,

Please see this.

The settings you may want to lock are network.proxy.http and network.proxy.http_port or network.proxy.autoconfig_url

...............................................................................................................................

Useful links:

All about Tools > Options

Going beyond Tools > Options - about:config

about:config Entries

What's That Preference? add-on - Quickly decode about:config entries - After installation, go inside about:config, right-click any preference, enable (tick) MozillaZine Results to Panel and again right-click a pref and choose MozillaZine Reference to begin with.

Keyboard Shortcuts

Firefox Profile Folder & Files

Safe Mode

Problematic Extensions/Add-ons

Troubleshooting Extensions and Themes

Hi, Please [http://kb.mozillazine.org/Locking_preferences see this.] The settings you may want to lock are '''network.proxy.http''' and '''network.proxy.http_port''' or '''network.proxy.autoconfig_url''' ............................................................................................................................... Useful links: [https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Options%20window All about Tools > Options] [http://kb.mozillazine.org/About:config Going beyond Tools > Options - about:config] [http://kb.mozillazine.org/About:config_entries about:config Entries] [https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/whats-that-preference/ What's That Preference? add-on] - Quickly decode about:config entries - After installation, go inside about:config, right-click any preference, enable (tick) MozillaZine Results to Panel and again right-click a pref and choose MozillaZine Reference to begin with. [https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Keyboard%20shortcuts Keyboard Shortcuts] [http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile_folder_-_Firefox Firefox Profile Folder & Files] [https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Safe%20Mode Safe Mode] [http://kb.mozillazine.org/Problematic_extensions Problematic Extensions/Add-ons] [https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Troubleshooting%20extensions%20and%20themes Troubleshooting Extensions and Themes]
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Use a mozilla.cfg file in the Firefox program folder to lock prefs or specify default values.

Place a file local-settings.js in the defaults\pref folder where you also find the file channel-prefs.js to specify using mozilla.cfg.

pref("general.config.filename", "mozilla.cfg");
pref("general.config.obscure_value", 0); // use this to disable the byte-shift

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You can use these functions in mozilla.cfg:

defaultPref();  // set new default value
pref();         // set pref, but allow changes in current session
lockPref();     // lock pref, disallow changes
Use a mozilla.cfg file in the Firefox program folder to lock prefs or specify default values. Place a file local-settings.js in the defaults\pref folder where you also find the file channel-prefs.js to specify using mozilla.cfg. pref("general.config.filename", "mozilla.cfg"); pref("general.config.obscure_value", 0); // use this to disable the byte-shift See: * http://kb.mozillazine.org/Locking_preferences You can use these functions in mozilla.cfg: defaultPref(); // set new default value pref(); // set pref, but allow changes in current session lockPref(); // lock pref, disallow changes

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Got it! Thanks for all your help!!!

Got it! Thanks for all your help!!!

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