I am trying to set up my own hidden service following this tutorial:


I have, however, recognized a problem when I got to the point where I have to edit torrc file, which in my case is blank. I thought it's a tor system file, so it ought to be somewhere else, I searched for it using windows search, came back with only one result, the blank one. Can anyone tell me how to work around this?


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It does not matter. The old torrc file contents were moved to torrc-defaults file (in the same folder), but you should be able to write your hidden service configuration in the blank torrc file without a problem nevertheless.


I guarantee you Torrc is there. If you can't navigate to it graphically, do nano /etc/tor/torrc in a terminal- it should solve your problems.


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