Downloading proxy script message on Google Chrome Fix

At times, you might have noticed that the Google Chrome browser is taking a lot of time to load a web page. When you observe the bottom left corner of the window you see a small message that says “Downloading proxy script message”. Usually, this message is seen when you open a webpage from your browser the first time. Once, the page loads this error will not be seen. Subsequently, you can browse any other thing on the internet and this error won’t be seen until you close the browser. However, if you are looking forward to fixing this issue, then read along and follow the below steps. In this article, we will be discussing different ways to fix the Downloading proxy script message on Google Chrome.

Method 1: From Settings

Step 1: Close the Chrome browser. (If at all there is one open)

Step 2: Hold the keys Windows+R

Step 3: Enter ms-settings:proxy  and hit Enter



settings proxy



Step 4: Under the Automatic proxy setup, Turn off the Automatically detect settings. (The button will now be displayed in white color)



Proxy in settings



Step 5: Re-open the Google Chrome browser.

Method 2: From Internet Properties

Step 1: Hod the buttons Win Key and R together

Step 2: Type inetcpl.cpl  and hit Enter key



inetcpl command



Step 3: In the Internet Properties window, go to the Connections tab

Step 4: Click on the LAN Settings button

Step 5: Local Area Network (LAN) Settings window will appear

Step 6: Uncheck the Automatically detect settings

Step 7: Click on OK

Step 8: Again Click on OK in the Internet Properties window



Internet Properties



Step 9: Close and re-open the Chrome browser.

Method 3: From Chrome Settings

Step 1: Open the Google Chrome Browser

Step 2: From the top right corner of the window, click on the Menu

Step 3: Choose Settings from the Menu






Step 4: In the Settings window, from the left-hand side menu, click on Advanced

Step 5: Then click on System



Advanced System Settings



Step 6: From the right-hand side, choose Open your computer’s proxy settings



Opening Proxy settings


Step 7: This opens the Internet Properties window. Follow steps 4 to 9 to fix the issue.

That’s All. We hope this article has been informative. Thank you for Reading.

Kindly comment and let us know if you were able to solve the issue.