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Socks vs http proxies for instagram

Discussion in 'Instagram' started by opoweroil, Oct 30, 2015.

  1. opoweroil

    opoweroil Registered Member

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    Hi, I was wondering if there's a difference between using Socks vs http for Instagram. Will it influence ban rate/ account creation... etc? thanks.
     
  2. longdouble

    longdouble Regular Member

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    I think there is no difference. Everything will done on the server side in both cases.
     
  3. onelettershor

    onelettershor Supreme Member

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    I'm not sure what a sock is? (feeling dumb) care to explain?
     
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    a sock is something you wear on your foot..
    well and a "socks" is a type of proxy to relay tcp packets ;)