Dear All, I am trying to contact a site say "www.data.com", through my JAVA program using http protocol. My machine is connected to the net via a proxy with the IP and port as: 188.8.131.52:8002. I have heard that, I have to set the above said proxy IP and port, in the JVM. But dont know how to do that...Also, in my machine, I am having only JDK1.2.2...that is it...what I have to do further, for setting the above said....I dont want to set the above said values, programmatically.... could anyone pl. post a reply, Geetha C.