Google Chrome is by default set to directly connect to the Internet. You can configure it to connect through a proxy by following these steps;

  1. Open Chrome‘s Setting page by going to chrome://settings from the URL bar
  2. Go to the bottom of the page and click Advanced
  3. Scroll down till you come to the System section and click on Open proxy settings to configure your proxy

    Proxy management browser plugins such as FoxyProxy will be listed in the section if installed

  4. This will open your system’s proxy configuration page and is different between operating systems. Below are examples for macOS and GNOME 2 (Linux)

  5. Configure your proxy accordingly.