How do I check when the proxy will change?

When using the Sticky IP addresses you can get an exact unix timestamp as to when the exit node will change.

Simply make a HTTP or SOCKS request to the URL refresh_timestamp and a unix timestamp will be returned.

This timestamp indicates when the new exit node will be rotated in for this particular gateway.

Example:

$ curl -x megaproxy.rotating.proxyrack.net:1500 -U USERNAME:PASSWORD refresh_timestamp -v
* Rebuilt URL to: refresh_timestamp/
*   Trying 162.210.198.8...
* TCP_NODELAY set
* Connected to 162.210.198.8 (162.210.198.8) port 1581 (#0)
* Proxy auth using Basic with user 'USERNAME'
> GET http://refresh_timestamp/ HTTP/1.1
> Host: refresh_timestamp
> Proxy-Authorization: Basic 
> User-Agent: curl/7.54.0
> Accept: */*
> Proxy-Connection: Keep-Alive
> 
1524477900667

We also support the new command api.refresh_seconds which will display in how many seconds your Sticky port will rotate to a new IP address.

You may need to enter the HTTP protocol http://api.refresh_seconds when using your browser.

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