Setting up a proxy in the Potatso Lite app

Potatso Lite is a popular choice for setting up a proxy server on iPhones. This app allows you to route both mobile and network traffic through a proxy server, providing a simple solution for changing your IP address on iOS devices like the iPhone and iPad. Here's a simple guide on how to use Potatso to change your IP address.

How to set up a proxy in the Potatso app

  1. Install the app and open it. Tap on the “Add a Proxy” button in the main menu.


  2. In the menu that appears, select “Manual Input” and then tap on the “Add” button.


  3. Choose the protocol type of your proxy by tapping on the “Type” line and selecting the desired option from the list. Tap “OK” to confirm.


  4. Enter the new IP address in the “Host” line and the port in the “Port” line.


  5. If you're using private proxies, enable authentication. Tap on the “Authentication” line, choose “PASSWORD” and then tap “OK”.


  6. Enter your username and password in the designated fields and tap “Done” in the upper right corner.


  7. Return to the main menu, select the newly configured proxy, and start it by tapping on the button at the bottom of the screen.


  8. Once the proxy is active, the button will indicate this:


    To disable the proxy and route traffic directly, simply tap on the button again.

Configuring a proxy in the Potatso app allows you to hide your real IP address and encrypt your data. This is useful for bypassing regional restrictions and avoiding IP address blocking.