You can configure the Firefox proxy server to bypass certain Web addresses.

About this task

If all of these conditions exist, you can configure Firefox to bypass specific Web addresses.

  • The internal network is configured with a proxy server to access the external network.

  • The browser's proxy server connection has no local exceptions.

  • The proxy is not configured to look in the internal network after not finding or connecting to the target on the external network.

  • The user looks for a target on the internal network using Firefox.


  1. Select an option.

    Operating System



    Tools > Options


    Edit > Preferences

  2. Click the Advanced button.
  3. On the Network tab, click the Settings button.
  4. Enter the IP of the cell or load balancer in the No Proxy for: field.


The specified Web addresses are bypassed by the Firefox proxy server.