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proxy question

Discussion in 'Proxies' started by hiphopislife, Apr 10, 2011.

  1. hiphopislife

    hiphopislife Junior Member

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    hi, i just recently figured out how to use a proxy in firefox.. i was going to use this to create a few yahoo accounts under the radar only problem is no matter which proxy i use from my list they wont get me past the captcha on signup.. it shows up but every time i type the right thing it says please try this one instead. any helpp would be greatly appreciated been stuck for few hours
     
  2. blackhit

    blackhit Super Moderator Staff Member Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    I believe Yahoo blocks certain known proxy IP ranges.
    I even had this with private proxies from my former supplier.

    My current private proxies work fine with Yahoo.
     
  3. proxygo

    proxygo Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    try using socks proxie
    instead of http proxie
    sometimes works
     
  4. hiphopislife

    hiphopislife Junior Member

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    i been on the socks proxys for like the last 3 -4 hours lmao, i appreciate all the help! i just cant seem to figure this one out.. anyone know if craigslist is the same way?
     
  5. umutuz

    umutuz Newbie

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    Thank you