Thursday, January 14, 2016

Setting Up A Proxy For The Atom Text Editor

Atom is an excellent open source text editor that I have switched to recently. Atom requires a network connection to update itself, install packages etc. This usually just works out-of-the-box.

However, if you are behind a proxy server, the proxy settings for Atom can be specified as below. Run the commands below at the OS's command line.

Specify The Proxy Server In Atom

Verify The Proxy Server Specified In Atom