Proxy Settings

Some computers connect to a network or the internet through a proxy server. Therefore the proxy settings should be configured before activating or deactivating a license.

To configure the proxy settings

  1. In the Activate Bricsys or the License Information dialog, click the Proxy Settings... button.


The Proxy dialog opens.

  1. In the Proxy dialog, fill out the necessary fields.

  1. Click the OK button to continue.



The proxy settings configuration remains active for the current BricsCAD session only. If you need to reactivate or deactivate a license in future session, you will have to reconfigure the proxy settings.

To configure the proxy settings permanently for Network License use

Using a Network license, BricsCAD needs to connect to the license server each time a session is opened. Therefore the proxy settings should be configured permanently.


Proceed as follows on the computer where BricsCAD is running:

  1. Create the HTTP_PROXY system variable:


  2. (Optional) If the proxy server supports basic authentication, create the HTTP_PROXY_CREDENTIALS variable:



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