How to deal with Google Scholar IP Blocking against SFO VPS?

  • Posted on February 17, 2015
  • zjt9101Asked by zjt9101

I use shadowsocks to browse websites through my VPS at SFO. However, I cannot visit google scholar. The warning goes as follows:

We’re sorry…

… but your computer or network may be sending automated queries. To protect our users, we can’t process your request right now.

What should I do?

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Google will sometimes block whole ranges of “known datacenter IPs.” For in particular, it is quite common. We work hard to improve the “reputation” of our IP blocks in a number of ways, but unfortunately there isn’t much we can do on a short term basis.

Migrating your VPN to a different datacenter might be your best solution.

add this

in /etc/hosts will help

This will help you.