How To Install and Configure Squid Proxy on Windows

If you need a complete web filtering proxy solution for your business please take a look at Web Safety – deep content inspection web filtering plugin for Squid running on Linux / FreeBSD / pfSense and Windows (virtualized).

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Download setup link given below

https://squid.diladele.com/#home

http://packages.diladele.com/squid/3.5.28/squid.msi

Run the setup , Click Next.

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Accept the license and Click Next.

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Check the default folder or change it.


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Procced and Click on Install

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Once installed , Click on Finish.

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Configure the proxy port, HTTP sites access allow/deny and log data from C:\Squid\etc\squid\squid.conf as mention below:

Default Port: 3128

Open the squid.conf in notepad and find “http_port 3128” by typing, you can change the port: 8080

Configure HTTP sites access find “http_access deny all” by typing and change as mention below:

http_access allow all

Enable disk caching by uncomment this line:

cache_dir aufs /cygdrive/c/Squid/var/cache 3000 16 256

Now start the Squid service by type in command prompt (CMD) as mention below:

net start squid

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