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Google rejects Tor-based searches 100% of the time. Have used Bing. Why is it no longer one of the search engines listed? And BTW please don't ask me to install the Bing add-on because FFox says it's corrupt.

Update: "sej" suggested same "official" add-on. Tor prevents its download, see screenshot. Yes, I am running 6.0.2 enter image description here

  • For better security, I switched to "Duck Duck Go"...... From what I understand, it DOES NOT have tracking related to it. It goes by the principal of ‘The search engine that does not track you’. – user13509 Jul 5 '16 at 16:31
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I believe there were problems with Bing using HTTP instead of HTTPS for certain types of results. (See this ticket.)

Bing was removed in Tor Browser version 4.5a4.

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  1. Are you having problems with visiting the website itself?
  2. As far as i know, Bing isn't there in Firefox, hence TorBrowser also doesn't list it.
  3. You will have to install the add-on to be able to search from the search bar itself. I believe this is official add-on?
  4. The site works fine, isnt blocking tor relays as I just checked.
  • The official add-on will likely exhibit the problems that caused support for it to be removed from the Tor Browser. Also note the other warnings associated with 3rd-party add-ons: torproject.org/docs/faq.html.en#TBBOtherExtensions – Richard Horrocks Jul 5 '16 at 16:48
  • Thanks, that link was quite helpful. Probably bing can be restored if that add-on is fixed by now? (That ticket was around 17months old) – sej Jul 5 '16 at 17:12
  • please see my updated post – FWBoston Jul 5 '16 at 18:16

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