Alternatives to Squid for Windows with any license

  • Privoxy

    Privoxy is a non-caching web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for enhancing privacy, modifying web page data and HTTP headers, controlling access, and removing...

    • There is no similarity between the two applications. Squid is a caching proxy. Privoxy is not. Guest • Jul 2020 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Squid is a caching proxy. Privoxy is a non-caching software. There is no overlap in the use-cases for those types of software. Guest • Apr 2017 • 4 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Privoxy doesn't cache web content. Guest • Apr 2017 • 2 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • No caching function. Primary usage of squid. Guest • Nov 2016 • 6 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • squid increases speed by storing caching specific http, curl requests. Guest • Feb 2016 • 2 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It accomplishes the same thing except for one feature: the caching aspect. Guest • Aug 2015 • 5 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Proxomitron

    For those who have not yet been introduced, meet the Proxomitron: a free, highly flexible, user-configurable, small but very powerful, local HTTP web-filtering proxy. ...

    • Discontinued
      Last version, 4.5, released on June 2003, is still downloadable from the official website

    Free Windows

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  • Polipo

    A small and fast caching web proxy (a web cache, an HTTP proxy, a proxy server). Polipo can be used in place of ad-filtering, privacy-enhancing proxies such as...

    • Discontinued
      From the official website, "Polipo is obsolete. When it was first written, Polipo was probably the best HTTP proxy available. Since then, the web protocols have changed, and Polipo hasn't kept up — it has no support for HTTP/2.0 or the WebSocket protocol. Polipo will no longer be maintained."

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • Proximodo

    Proximodo is a loopback proxy server, seemingly a fork of proxomitron though likely abandonware. Unlike Proxomitron its developer is not existentially challenged....

    Free Open Source Windows

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