Frequently Asked Questions About Proxies - Databay

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Frequently Asked Questions About Proxies

Most Commonly Asked Questions

Everything you need to know before using our products. If you can't find the answer to your question, contact our team at [email protected]

A proxy is a server that acts as an intermediary between your computer and the internet. It functions as a bridge between your web browser and internet services, allowing you to access online resources while keeping your identity and location hidden.

You will have access to a pool of millions of IP addresses located all over the world. We take care of maintaining this pool, and you can connect to our servers to be assigned a new IP address for each request. You can choose the location of the IP or even opt to use the same IP repeatedly.

Our service supports proxying for HTTP and HTTPS websites, but does not support direct HTTPS connections to our proxy server.

Our proxies can be used to access almost all websites, with the exception of a few that are blocked due to being targets of fraudulent attacks. Contact us to obtain a list of these blocked sites.

We currently support two types of authentication: username:password and IP whitelist.

Yes, we have a complete API, we provide a documentation and the swagger file.

The residential proxies we provide are mostly from wifi connections, and the speed depends on several factors such as the location of the proxy and the internet connection.

Unfortunately, we no longer offer free trials at this time, however we offer a small package that lets you test our proxies.

Our proxy servers calculate bandwidth based on the total volume of individual packets processed by the server. The sum of these bytes, for both incoming and outgoing packets, represents the total bandwidth consumed.

Yes, we have special offers for resellers, as well as an API that allows you to manage your Databay account in real-time.

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Our services provide you with secure and reliable internet access no matter where you are. We do this by acting like a bridge — called a proxy — that helps you connect with over 7 million devices worldwide. This means you can browse the web, access geo-restricted content, and more, all while keeping your connection secure.