To redirect your web traffic to the Zscaler cloud, configure your browser to use a Proxy Auto-Configuration (PAC) file. A PAC file is a text file that directs a browser to forward traffic to a proxy server before going to the destination server. The Zscaler service hosts a default PAC file that uses geo-location technology to forward traffic to the nearest Zscaler Enforcement Node (ZEN).
To learn more, see How do I use default PAC files to forward traffic to the Zscaler service?
The following steps describe how to configure Mozilla Firefox to use a PAC file. The browser version used in this example is Mozilla Firefox 49.0.1.
To view the default PAC file:
If you were provided a PAC file URL, skip the first two steps.
For more information about getting started on the Zscaler service, see the Zscaler Quick Start Guide.