How to manually set up ShadowSocks on Windows

Step 1. Download and install the client application for Windows.

Step 2. Run Shadowsocks.

You will be able to run Shadowsocks by clicking on the following icon in the app:

Setup Shadowsocks on Windows

After it is run you may have to double click on the notification bar icon too (or right-click/edit servers if you already have set up).

Step 3. The configuration.

Configure the client to connect to the server with the following settings:

How to Setup Shadowsocks on Windows

Step 4. Click on "Enable System Proxy" by the notification icon (Right click).

Shadowsocks for Windows

Step 5. Set "Mode" to “Global”.

Shadowsocks for Windows

Your setup is ready now. Enjoy using Shadowsocks on Windows.