Fast, free proxies?

Discussion in 'Computer Software and Operating Systems' started by anime_junkie, Mar 10, 2008.

  1. anime_junkie

    anime_junkie GBAtemp Fan

    Dec 29, 2007
    United States
    My friend got me banned from 4chan because he's an idiot, and I'm looking for some reliable (free) proxies to get around this. Anyone here know of any? If it matters, I'm using the Firefox addon Switchproxy. A nice proxy list I can use with this would be good. Also, no browser-based proxies please. I have one that mostly works, but I want to try some good free proxy servers to see if I get better performance with them.

    Thanks in advance.
  2. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United States
    I have never been to 4chan but having read about it I am quite impressed at that one.

    I have no idea how advanced their (4chan) stuff is (proxy checking etc) but considered a VPN account?
  3. EN!GMA

    EN!GMA GBAtemp Regular

    Jan 7, 2008
    United States
    Got caught posting CP eh? lol, jk.

    Firstly, are you sure you have a static ip? It would suck if you went through all that trouble for nothing...

    If not, here is a site where you can search through working proxies:
  4. fischju

    fischju Rehabilitated Jaywalker

    Jan 11, 2008
    United States
    I would use Tor.
    You set it up, go to the firefox settings and put in the correct proxy address, and bam. It is like the bittorrent version of a proxy, because you also become a node in the network and transmit data for others.

    Or you could change your IP by unplugging your modem/router/pc for a couple of minutes, then turning them back on (in that order)

    If you don't want to set it up,
  5. JPH

    JPH Banned

    Jul 11, 2006
    United States
    Vtunnel [​IMG]

    Or you could change your IP address?
  6. robi

    robi GBAtemp Regular

    Nov 29, 2006
    Houston, TX
  7. Urza

    Urza hi

    Jul 18, 2007
    United States
    It would make sense that someone being banned from 4chan is an idiot, since thats essentially its entire user-base.
  8. SavageWaffle

    SavageWaffle GBAtemp Maniac

    Jan 13, 2008
    United States
    New York
    Google? And i thought it was like impossible to get banned from 4chan.