If I need to go away for a while, then should I turn off cable/wifi, or to leave Tails connected? First option looks better because physically disconnected, but multiple connect-disconnect can cause some additional edge effects and risks? (sorry if stupid question)

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It doesn't matter. If you turn it off you save electricity. If you leave it on you don't. Neither will necessarily affect your anonymity.

What's best is to understand exactly how Tor works.

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