Setting Proxy Requirements for Dev Studio

If you have proxy server requirements and want to configure your http(s) proxy to work with Liferay Dev Studio, follow the instructions below.

  1. Navigate to Eclipse’s WindowPreferencesGeneralNetwork Connections menu.

  2. Set the Active Provider drop-down selector to Manual.

  3. Under Proxy entries, configure both proxy HTTP and HTTPS by clicking the field and selecting the Edit button.

    Figure 1: You can configure your proxy settings in Dev Studios Network Connections menu.

    Figure 1: You can configure your proxy settings in Dev Studio's Network Connections menu.

  4. For each schema (HTTP and HTTPS), enter your proxy server’s host, port, and authentication settings (if necessary). Do not leave whitespace at the end of your proxy host or port settings.

  5. Once you’ve configured your proxy entry, click Apply and Close.

If you’re working with a Liferay Workspace in Dev Studio, you’ll need to configure your proxy settings for that environment too. See the Setting Proxy Requirements for Liferay Workspace article for more details.

Awesome! You’ve successfully configured Dev Studio’s proxy settings!

Additional Proxy Settings

Some Eclipse plugins do not properly check the proxy infrastructure when setting proxy settings via WindowPreferencesGeneralNetwork Connections. Therefore, you may need to configure additional proxy settings.

To do so, open the eclipse.ini file associated with your Eclipse installation and add the following entries:


After saving the file, restart Eclipse. Now your additional proxy settings are applied!

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