ProxyType Property

The ProxyType property of the GlobalProperties class gets or sets a value that indicates whether to use a proxy server or access Web sites directly when crawling content.

Property Value

One of the Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.Topology.ProxyType values that specifies the proxy server type (for example, "direct" or "proxy").


The GlobalProperties class has five properties related to proxy server configuration: ProxyAddress, ProxyBypassList, ProxyBypassLocal, ProxyPort, and ProxyType. The search service uses these properties as it crawls site content for inclusion in the content index.


Platforms: Microsoft Windows Server 2003

Security: Code Access Security