Configuring Spybot Search and Destroy

  • Open Spybot S&D
  • Go to mode and select advanced so that there is a tick shown next to it as below
  • Click ok on the box that comes up
  • Click on settings in the left hand column (1)
  • Click on the settings underneath it (2) so that the window looks like below
  • From here scroll down the right hand side box till you get to webupdates
  • Click use proxy settings under the web update section(If it is already selected unselect it then reselect it)
  • Enter in the fields(Host and Port) as seen below when the proxy settings window pops up (Top Right)
  • With your username in place of "g07b2314" and your password in the section marked Password.
  • Ensure that proxy server needs login is ticked
  • Click ok
  • Now everytime you try get updates for spybot it should work without a hitch :).

Last Modified: Mon, 28 Oct 2013 13:02:26 SAST