Tired of Google Chrome displaying "resolving proxy" each time you open the browser? It’s a very minor issue but since I’ve been asked about it a few times, the quick and simple answer is that it has to do with the automatic proxy detection setting in "Internet Options.
Here’s a helpful video to show you how to change that setting :
The Chrome help page writes:
If Google Chrome seems to take a long time to load a website or search, it may be configured to acccess pages through a web proxy. Check whether the "Resolving proxy" message appears in the lower-left corner of the browser window.
Follow these steps to change your proxy setting (for Windows):
- Click the wrench icon on the browser toolbar.
- Select Options.
- Click the Under the Hood tab.
- In the "Network" section, click Change proxy settings. This will open the Internet Properties dialog.
- Click LAN settings .
- Deselect the "Automatically detect settings" checkbox.
Pureinfotech has clear instructions with screenshots.