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Configuration in the web interface

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Because of Squid’s very extensive possibilities for configuration, you will find every section of the WUI on a separate page.

menu description
Common settings Squid offers various modes and common settings, that will be explained here.
Number of filter processes Squid’s addons need additional filter processes; explanation and configuration is clarified here.
Upstream proxy Squid is also able to interact with other proxies, find more information here.
Log settings How to activate logging of the Squid and where to find them
Cache management The original task of a proxy is caching of web content. Find explanations about settings and examples here.
Destination ports To find out, which standard ports and acceptable target ports Squid is using, check this page. Also individual settings are possible.
Network based access control This clarifies, how to define your different network zones.
Classroom extensions Squid also qualifies itself for use in schools. The so called classroom extensions are presented here.
Time restrictions How am I able to restrict or to allow time-limited access?
Transfer limits Here you can set download and upload limits . All data with above limits size will be blocked.
Download throttling Squid is able to throttle the download speed per host, per zone or per data content. Read here how to do that.
MIME type filter How to filter content with the help of MIME types
Web browser check Which browsers are allowed to access the internet can be controlled here.
Privacy Handling your own or commissioned (private) data is very sensitive topic. Squid possibilities are discussed here.
Authentication method Here you find information about methods of authentication for users and how to configure that in Squid.

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Older Revisions • August 7 at 1:53 am • Jon Murphy