Proxy which requires authentication with Android Emulator

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Has anybody managed to get the Android Emulator working behind a proxy which requires authentication?

I've tried setting the -http-proxy argument to

http://DOMAIN/USERNAME:PASSWORD@IP:PORT

but am having no success.

I've tried following the docs to no avail. I've also tried the -verbose-proxy setting but this no longer seems to exist.

Any pointers?

I Managed to do it in the Adndroid 2.2 Emulator.

Go to "Settings" -> "Wireless & Networks" -> "Mobile Networks" -> "Access Point Names" -> "Telkila"

Over there set the proxy host name in the property "Proxy" and the Proxy port in the property "Port"

Run Android Emulator with proxy configurations, As an Android developer we use proxy connections all the time to debug our network calls. Before I show you how to configure proxy on Android Emulator, you  Proxy Authentication for Android ♦ ProxyAuth handles authentication requests received by proxy server. Tunnels the traffic through this app which will handles authentication requests, so the apps can connect through ♦ Supports NTLM, Linux Squid Server with Basic Plain Authentication over HTTP & HTTPS.

It seems like SDK 1.5 onwards, the -http-proxy flag also doesn't work. What did work for me is to boot the android image in the emulator and then once Android is running, go to Home > Menu > Settings > Wireless Controls > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names and then setup the http proxy settings for the default access point.

With the APN proxy settings in place, I can get the emulator's browser to surf the web. However, other stuff like Maps still doesn't work.

Set up Android Emulator networking, Has anybody managed to get the Android Emulator working behind a proxy which requires authentication? I've tried setting the -http-proxy argument to If you are developing an Android app and need the emulator to access Internet you can get the result in case of your network is under a proxy. The emulator interface doesn't have some GUI dialog allow to insert proxy params but there is a way to set these params by command line.

I remember having the same problem - After searching on the web, I found this solution - From the command line,

1. > adb shell
2. # sqlite3 /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db
3. sqlite> INSERT INTO system VALUES(99,’http_proxy', 'proxy:port');
4. sqlite>.exit

EDIT: Edited answer to reflect the latest version of Android.

Authentication Proxy Server Unsuccessful, What did work for me is to boot the android image in the emulator and then once​  Internet browsing in android emulator required no configuration if your host operating system is out of proxy. But if you are behind the proxy you must set android emulator proxy settings properly.

Apparently this problems runs only with Android 2.x and Windows. There is a opened bug here : http://code.google.com/p/android/issues/detail?id=5508&q=emulator%20proxy&colspec=ID%20Type%20Status%20Owner%20Summary%20Stars

Android Emulator Authentication failed · Issue #294 · AzureAD , Android Emulator Authentication failed #294 issue is unclear, more testing is required to make sure that this doesn't break certain devices. Using Android SDK 1.5 emulator with proxy in Eclipse 3.45 Go to Package Explorer -> Right click your Android project ->Run As->Run Configurations. Under Android Application on the left column, select your project -> on the right column, where you see Android | Target | Common tabs ->

  1. Find the file androidtool.cfg at C:\Documents and Settings\YOUR USER NAME\.android\

  2. Add this line:

    http.proxyLogin=USER@PASSWORD
    
  3. Save the file and try to open the Android SDK.

[PDF] Set Proxy Settings In Android Emulator, Has anybody managed to get the Android Emulator working behind a proxy which requires authentication? I've tried setting the -http-proxy argument t.. I want to  Learn how to configure proxy server on Android, both on Wi-Fi and mobile. Important! When you set up a proxy on your device all your Internet traffic will pass through the proxy and it may involve security risks. Firstly, you need access to the proxy authentication credentials (proxy address, port, username

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) – Genymotion Android Emulator, Has anybody managed to get the Android Emulator working behind a proxy which requires authentication? I've tried setting the -http-proxy argument to The Android Emulator can also be made into a super-tool for testing API edge and failure cases by employing an http proxy — a go between that can intercept, display and even re-map your API calls.

How to resolve 407 Proxy issue? - Buildship, Why can't I see the Genymotion plugin icon in Android Studio? Genymotion does not support NTLM/Kerberos proxy authentication for now. If you read this message “In order to work, Genymotion requires VirtualBox to be installed on your  Proxy authentication with ntlm is explained well in the below links. For Ubuntu 14.04: Configure proxy in Ubuntu 14.04; For Lubuntu: Setup proxy with authentication in Lubuntu/ubuntu; But the problem with ntlm is you have to update the cntlm configuration file many times a day.

Received status code 407 from server: Proxy Authentication Required i have updated the properties files with gradle behind proxy in Android Studio 1.3.

Comments
  • Did you look at this? developer.android.com/guide/developing/tools/… Jay
  • @AndroidRef.com it is not working...
  • if entering your username, remember to include domain name [ domain\username] otherwise you get the proxy auth popup.
  • These proxy settings work for the browser in Android - but not for the app. Did anyone faced a similar issue?
  • @AbhimanyuGrover yes I've the same problem, have you already solved it?
  • is there any way that we programatically put the proxy setting to use in our app?
  • Actual IP address only works, not the name of the proxy server.
  • in sdk 2.1, it should be: sqlite3 /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db
  • I am doing with 2.3, it is showing the error: Error: unable to open database "/data/data/com.google.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db": unable to open database file
  • Error is resolved: In 2.3, it should be sqlite3 /data/data/com.android.providers.settings/databases/settings.db as Lily has stated above.
  • I have error: "No such table: system". When I go to sqlite3 and this location and type ".tables" I have empty database. When I type ".databases" I can see "main". I use Android Emulator, nexus4, api23. Please help.
  • i m getting 407 Proxy Auth error... still it is not working... :(
  • 407 means your Proxy needs authentification with username and password
  • This did it for me :-)
  • What if password has @ ?