Oxylabs Documentation


SwitchyOmega is a powerful and reliable proxy manager that works with many popular browsers.
Follow these steps to integrate Oxylabs Shared Datacenter Proxies:
Step 1. Get the plugin and install it. For Chrome, click here. For Firefox, click here.
Step 2. Open SwitchyOmega Options.
SwitchyOmega options
Step 3. Click +New profile.
Create new profile
Step 4. Give this new profile a name, choose Proxy Profile type, and click Create.
Create a profile
Step 5. Change Protocol to HTTP. Fill in the details:
Server: dc.pr.oxylabs.io
You can also use country-specific entries. For example, if you fill in dc.de-pr.oxylabs.io under Server and 40000 under Port, you’ll acquire a German exit node. Find a complete list of country-specific entry nodes here.
Enter the details
Step 6. Click the lock icon on the right. Fill in the details for Proxy Authentication:
Proxy user username: customer-username
Proxy user password: password
Make sure you've added the customer- part before your username.
Click Save changes.
Save changes
Step 7. Click Apply changes.
Apply changes
Step 8. Click on the SwitchyOmega icon and choose your newly configured proxy.
Choose newly configured proxy
That's it! You are now ready to use SwitchyOmega with Shared Datacenter Proxies.
Find the original SwitchyOmega integration blog post here.
Last modified 9mo ago