HTTP / Connection settings

Some networks use proxy servers to provide Internet services to LAN clients. Clients behind the proxy may therefore, only connect to the Internet via the proxy service. If you are not sure whether your computer is required to use a proxy server to connect to the Internet or you don't know the proxy parameters, please consult your network administrator.

You can open the Connection settings panel from menu Options > Preferences > Connection settings .

The Connection settings Preferences Panel

Complete the dialog as follows:

The proxy settings are first looked up in the preferences. If there were no previous preferences set then the settings are loaded from the servers file located in the %HOME%\Application Data\Subversion folder on Windows / $HOME\.subversion folder on Linux and Mac OS X.