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Protocols

Our Customer Support team is available 24/7 - reach out through [email protected] or via our live chat. They will assist you in activating SOCKS5 protocol for your account. By default, the HTTP protocol is enabled.

HTTP

Our documentation includes code examples showcasing how to connect to the proxies using HTTP protocol. The protocol is supported by common libraries and third-party software.

SOCKS5

For using SOCKS5 protocol, you have to add socks5h in your request, for example:
curl -x socks5h://1.2.3.4:1180 -U USERNAME:PASSWORD ip.oxylabs.io

Ports of proxies

The default configuration of proxy ports includes 80 and 443, which are standard ports designed to accommodate the HTTP and HTTPS protocols, as outlined in the table below. To access other ports, it is necessary to undergo compliance verification, please contact our support.
Protocol
Port
HTTP
80
HTTPS
443