Enabling Proxy in React Native apps

4 min readAug 16, 2020

In simple terms, HTTP Proxy is an middle man between client and backend server. When a client makes request to backend server, the proxy server intercepts and analyses the requests and then communicates with the backend server.

Tools like Charles, ProxyMan and Fiddler are local proxy servers which allows to view HTTP/S network traffic between the client and the backend server.


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