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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎05-08-2012
My Device: 9800
My Carrier: Airtel

Configure BlackBerry MDS simulator to connect to internet behind a proxy - Authentication Error

Hi Everyone,

 

I want to configure BlackBerry MDS Simulator so that it gets connect to internet behind a proxy. I have seen many posts related to this configuration but my problem is still not solved.

 

I edited the rimpublic.property file and under the [HTTP HANDLER] section, added following:

 

application.handler.http.proxyEnabled = true

application.handler.http.proxyHost=hostname

application.handler.http.proxyPort=hostport

application.handler.http.proxyUser=username

application.handler.http.proxyPass=password

 

After adding all these lines in the file, I started the MDS simulator and the 9800 Simulator which I am using and started the browser. When I open any site, I get one dialog asking me "Username", "Domain" and "Password". I entered all correctly and tried to authenticate but it again shows me the same dialog and continues to show whenever I try to authenticate.

 

For the safety purpose, I have also installed Microsoft ISA client so that Proxy won't restrict many sites. Please suggest me a solution for the above problem so that I can connect to internet via Proxy on MDS simulator.

 

Thanks in advance.

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BlackBerry Development Advisor
Posts: 15,884
Registered: ‎07-09-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV
My Carrier: Bell

Re: Configure BlackBerry MDS simulator to connect to internet behind a proxy - Authentication Error

By default, the BlackBerry Browser in the BlackBerry 9800 smartphone simulator will not use MDS-CS.  Please refer to this article.

 

Force the BlackBerry Smartphone Simulator Browser to use the MDS-CS Simulator

Mark Sohm
BlackBerry Development Advisor

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