Configuration of a Proxy
After finishing this guide you will understand how to configure a proxy in the Workflow Executor App.
A proxy is a dedicated computer or a software system running on a computer that acts as an intermediary between an endpoint device, such as a computer, and another server from which a user or client is requesting a service.
The Proxy-Settings can be found under
You will be prompted with the following dialog:
The following chapters will guide you through the process of setting a Proxy in the Workflow Executor App.
The Workflow Executor App supports 4 different types of proxies. To proceed choose one of them via the drop down menu from the top.
Once the proxy type has been selected the input fields in the dialog will be enabled, and the proxy information can be added.
The following chapter will guide you through the process of adding a non-proxy host.
As described above, a proxy acts as an intermediary between two devices (e.g. client and server).
By adding a non-proxy host, the connection to the host will be made directly and not by using the set proxy.
Adding a non-proxy host works as followed:
|1||Click on the ‚Add non-proxy host‘ button, now a tiny dialog will be prompted.|
|2||Enter the host address|
|3||Click on ‚Save changes‘|
After doing so the now added non-proxy host will be displayed as follows:
To delete a non-proxy host:
|1||Select the non-proxy host in the view|
|2||Click the trashcan button|