Last updated: Oct 31, 2019 12:13
The Perfecto Connect executable includes a proxy detection mechanism that identifies when the network connection to the Perfecto Lab is using a network proxy. It automatically uses the proxy settings of your operating system when needed. This will be transparent to you in most cases. However, if:
Your network employs an authenticated proxy. In this case, you need to supply your proxy's username and password to the Perfecto Connect executable.
Supply the proxy username and password using the outgoingproxyuser and outgoingproxypass parameters in the command line, as shown in the following code snippet.
You run on a Linux system and your network is configured to use a Proxy Automatic Configuration (PAC) file. In this case, you need to define the HTTP_PROXY_PAC_URL environment variable to identify the PAC file location prior to activating the Perfecto Connect binary. For example, if your PAC file resides at, then the following elements would apply: