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I setup my hidden service a in February and has been working completely fine. After 9 days of not having my service running 20th-29th March, Tor keeps on giving me the error "We can’t connect to the server at xxxxxx.onion". I have not touched anything.

My localhost:8080 is working fine and NGINX is logging activity as normal. From doing some research, I think maybe my generated onion is no longer working for some reason?

How would I go about creating a new onion address for my hidden service?

Thank you.

EDIT (Solution):

  • See answer below!
  • Thanks for posting a solution, and feel free to add and accept your own answer so that other people can see that you solved it :) – Steve Jul 16 at 22:47
  • What you should do is investigate why the sudden stop – TangLiChun Jul 26 at 3:58
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Simply add another hidden service directory in the torrc.conf file & restart your Tor service with sudo service tor restart.

Medium has a great tutorial on setting up a hidden service on Tor:

https://medium.com/@ajphillips/how-to-create-your-own-tor-hidden-service-436bece8602f

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