How to Set up Residential Proxies for Scrapy Proxy Middleware

Learn how to set up residential proxies on Scrapy Proxy Middleware

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Scrapy Proxy Middleware integration:

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  • Open Terminal window.
  • Navigate to the main directory of your project folder using:
    cd yourprojectname
  • Download our proxy middleware using the following command:
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    curl >

  • You should now see your project folder populated with file.
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  • Using a file manager, navigate to your project folder, you should see file located at the bottom of the directory.
  • Edit the file using an editor of your choice.
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  • Add the following properties at the bottom:

  • DOWNLOADER_MIDDLEWARES = { 'scrapy.downloadermiddlewares.httpproxy. HttpProxyMiddleware': 110, 'yourprojectname.smartproxy_auth. ProxyMiddleware': 100, } SMARTPROXY_USER = 'username' ## Smartproxy Username (Sub-user) SMARTPROXY_PASSWORD = 'password' ## Password for your user SMARTPROXY_ENDPOINT = '' ## Endpoint you'd like to use SMARTPROXY_PORT = '7000' ## Port of the endpoint you are using.
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  • In DOWNLOADER_MIDDLEWARES change yourprojectname line to the name of your project.
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  • Make sure that you enter your details account details as well as proxy details within punctuation marks ('')
  • Save the file.
  • To find more information about the setup, make sure to visit our Github Page.

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