Set Up UCSS on macOS

UCSS recommends using UCSS for Mac, this software is updated regularly.

How to set up UCSS for Mac

Software Download

Download “UCSS for Mac” from the download menu after logging in.

The software differs between the Intel version and the Apple Silicon version. Please download the corresponding software from Download.

Connect to UCSS

When you open the exe file, you will be asked for permission to change, select “Yes”. Then click “Install”. The software installation is completed.

You will be redirected to the login screen, enter your email and password, and click “LOGIN”. The server information will be loaded in a few seconds.

You can change the server by selecting the server name, then click “CONNECT” button.

When you log in for the first time, a request for permission for connecting to system network. Please approve of it. Because it uses the system’s network, it will not be connected unless you assign permission.

Software Settings

You can change the settings from the menu on the top left and choose two connection modes.

  • Global: Route all traffic through UCSS server
  • Smart Routing: Route all traffic through UCSS server except Mainland IP (bypass Mainland IP)

Under “Account”, you can log out, switch a plan, and check the remaining monthly traffic (based on the time of the UCSS program launch). Please check the real-time correct remaining monthly traffic on the client area of the homepage.

“Lauch at login” makes the program launch automatically when the computer starts up.

UCSS for Mac has a fundamentally different method of measuring Ping from other apps. It is measured through the http header instead of ICMP, and the Ping value is displayed larger than other apps. If you want to know the measurement result by ICMP/TCP, please use a speed test app.

Update Server Information

Updated automatically when the software starts. If you want to update, please restart the software.


How to set up ClashX

Software download

Download “ClashX” from the download menu after logging in and open the .dmg file to the application folder. When the installation is completed, the Clash icon will appear in the upper menu bar.

Our services are only available from ClashX Pro. Please note that ClashX cannot be used.

Please refer here if you can not open the application.

Copy Clash URL

Log in to the Client area. Go to “Services” > “My services” > “Manage” > Copy “Clash URL”

Make sure to copy “Clash URL” which is ONLY for Clash. The subscription URL can not be applicable because each one has its own format.

Load Your Servers

Open ClashX. A ClashX mark is displayed in the menu bar. Select “Config” > “Remote Config” > “Manage” > “Add” > Paste Clash URL you copied to “URL” > Enter the “Config Name” as you want > “OK” > “Succeed” to load server information

If it can’t be loaded successfully due to network issues, you can go to “Config” → “Remote Config” → “Update” it manually.

Switch Server and Mode

You can choose 4 modes in “Proxy Mode”. “Rule” is set as default. You could use “Global” if necessary.

  • Global→ Route all traffic through UCSS server
  • Rule→ Route all traffic through UCSS server except Mainland IP (bypass Mainland IP)
  • Script→ Route traffic according to the written rules in the script
  • Direct→ Direct all traffic

After choosing a mode on “Proxy Mode”, you can select the server on “Proxy”. You can turn it on by selecting “Set as System proxy”. “Set as System proxy” is a toggle to turn on/off.

If you want to use an application that does not allow you to use some proxies, please turn off “Set as system proxy” and turn on “Enhanced Mode.”

Clash has a fundamentally different method of measuring Ping from other apps. It is measured through the http header instead of ICMP, and the Ping value is displayed larger than other apps. If you want to know the measurement result by ICMP/TCP, please use a speed test app.

Update Server Information

Click “Clash icon” in the upper menu bar > With the menu opened, use a keyboard shortcut ‘⌘ + U’ to complete the update.

To update manually, “Config” > “Remote Config” > Select “Update”


How to set up Proxy Sharing

 It is a prerequisite that the Mac device in the LAN configuration and the device to be shared are in the same Wi-Fi environment.

Proxy Sharing settings

1. UCSS for Mac

From the icon on the upper left, check “Setting” > “Proxy Sharing” > “Allow Proxy Sharing”. Check the port number and IP address.

The local IPs of all the external terminals currently in use are displayed. Please use the corresponding IP address when using via a wireless Wi-Fi router.

2. ClashX

Select “Allow connect from Lan” from the menu bar and check it. The default port for ClashX is “7890”.

“Network” from “System Preferences”. Check the IP address assigned from the currently connected wireless Wi-Fi.

How to set the sharing devices (iOS)

Change the Wi-Fi settings and connect to a device that allows proxy sharing. It can be connected from any device that can set an HTTP proxy (Android, Windows, etc).

“Settings” > “Wi-Fi” Select the mark on the right side of the connected Wi-Fi. Tap “Configure Proxy”. Select “Manual”. Enter the IP address and the port confirmed in step 1. Click “Save” in the upper right to complete the setting. iPhone that the set will be connected via a device that allowed the proxy sharing.


Notes

  • The connection password and server information (server URL) are user-private information. In order to use it safely, please DON’T upload it to SNS (WeChat, QQ etc) and other people.
  • If problems occur about above software, please contact the developer of the app. UCSS can not solve the problem with the application.