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Running Hidden Service on Android 2.3.4 - Problem

I have problem with running hidden service on Android 2.3.4 with old version of Orbot 14.0.8.1. When I try to connect my website in Tor, I got an error "SOCKS error: connection refused". I really don'...
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Using Meek Transport Programmatically

I posted this question on main Stackoverflow: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/50983630/using-meek-transport. Maybe somebody here can help as well. Indulge the cross posting. I am trying to ...
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Help me with my Orbot's issue

I still can't figure why i can't connect to the tor network. This is the log output: checking binary version: 0.3.3.5-openssl1.0.2o updating settings in Tor service updating torrc custom ...
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Is it safe to use Tor on Termux with default settings and Orfox?

I have installed Tor on Termux and use it with built-in bridges I got from torrc of TBB on Windows. I also extracted obfs4proxy from Orbot's apk package and configured Tor to use it. Then I installed ...
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Obfs4proxy on android

I've been using obfs4proxy independent of Tor using the python script provided in this link: https://github.com/twisteroidambassador/pluggabletransportadapter In summary, this script has implemented ...
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How to safely connect to Tor on Android?

I am Newbie here. Can anyone help me with setting up Whole android bundle please? Thank's for help, P4D41
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Would running background data on Android lead to data leaks in Tor browser which is connected via tethering on the desktop?

Quick question: If I enable a hotspot from my Android mobile phone and use it to tether it to my Windows 10 laptop and run the Tor browser there, in the event that apps consume background data on my ...
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Orbot non-rooted VPN mode no network

I'm running Orbot (16.0.0-RC-2-multi-SDK23 Tor 0.3.1.on Android 6.0.1, non-rooted device. Orbot works fine with Orfox, giving my Tor access, everything working well inside Orfox. When I activate "VPN ...
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Is it possible to monitor/block ALL network activity while using Orbot/Orfox on an unrooted phone?

Does a person using an unrooted Android device have any options to successfully monitor and even restrict all network access; and have assurance that they are properly configured so that any allowed ...
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Why are the extended menu items in Orfox lost whenever Browser moves to the background?

Relentless searches have failed to provide any clues; nor does it appear that anyone else is encountering this issue: whenever I launch Orfox (either directly or from the Orbot client), I always find ...
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How to browse anonymously?

I'm new to this sort of thing and its difficult to grasp the whole thing especially since I'm on android. All I want to do is browse without my Internet provider or anyone else from being able to ...
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How to install executable or *.exe and android apps or *.apk files files in Tails?

I want to install and run executable files and apk files in Tails; is there a way to do so?
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Orbot stops for no reason on my Android 7.0 phone

Orbot starts and works fine alongside with Orfox and Twitter but it frequently stops (it does not crash, it just stops working): the persistent notification icon disappear and Orfox issues the typical ...
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“Save As PDF” using Orfox for Android

Using the Orfox browser on a rooted Android device, does saving an image as PDF reveal my true IP adress? I consider this a comfortable way to circumvent save image and screenshot restrictions. But is ...
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Orbot Stops Forwarding in VPN Mode

Using Android, I have noticed that when my Wi-Fi is dropped for a few moments then reconnects Orbot still works but apps VPN mode does not. Is there a fix for this issue? To be clear, I am still ...
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Orbot: can't exclude exit country

I'm trying to set Orbot up not to exit in certain countries, eg, United States. However, if I set it to exclude United States or similar, Orbot refuses to connect to Tor. I've tried to apply TLD's (....
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How do I know if Orbot's proxying is forcing apps to use it?

I have Orbot installed and my tablet rooted and Orbot has been given permission to run with superuser privileges. I have chosen my apps to put on Tor through Orbot and they work fine. However, when I ...
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Why isn't my tor starting?

I saw OrBot in Google PlayStore and decided to give it a shot. Once I enabled apps VPN mode and Bridges (just to see...) I started getting a lot of captchas. When I searched online for what could be ...
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How does one setup a relay using Orbot on Android 6.0.1?

I have tried using the menu Orbot supplies to set a relay up. I have set the listening port to 9001 however "bogus" warnings appear in the log. The log also mentions that port 9001 is unreachable. I ...
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Which one connect method in Orbot I need to use?

In my workplace the Internet connection is proxied, some of websites and web-services won't load. I tried to use Orbot with the address of proxy and proxy's port, it was unsuccessful. Then with and ...
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Error conecting to my relay

I'm running a relay in my computer. Using orfox I set it as Entrance Node, but it shows WARN: Remote server sent bogus reason code 65022 I couldn't find this error in any site. Is there something ...
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Android: Is it a good idea to Orwall (tor) all apps & services always?

Orwall is a great root app that can make sure all your internet communications on your android phone are reliably routed through Tor via Orbot. And it is presented as one of the must-have apps for ...
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Orbot - A lot of tor-routed internet requests time out

I hope other people have also noticed this - very often while browsing, only half the webpage resources load, and I have to refresh the page 2, 3 or 4 times before everything finally gets successfully ...
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Orbot “Apps VPN Mode” vs “Tor Everything” on rooted device - which is better?

I know the android VPN settings are not reliable - the VPN connection can drop, and certain system processes will ignore the VPN. So "Apps VPN Mode" sounds to me like a nice to have experimental ...
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Android Orfox - Clearing RAM messes tabs up

I have found that clearing RAM using the stock Samsung memory manager transfers all standard tabs in Orfox to private mode - and makes them reload. When clearing RAM, reloading does happen in Firefox....
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Tor is not connecting on Android

Just downloaded Tor for Android but when I click browse it directs me to a Tor page saying I am not using Tor. Can anyone help please?
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Orbot won't start on android

Just downloaded Orbot and tor wouldn't start when I tried to test it. I got this log: Orbot is starting… Orbot is starting… checking binary version: null upgrading binaries to latest version: 0.2.6....
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android phone with first use get error message “proxy server is refusing connections ” unable to connect at all since installing

When the "homepage" on orfox opens and I go to :https://check.torproject.org/... I get the message " proxy server is refusing connections". All 6 of the pre loaded choices do the samething. ...
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For on the ZenFone 2?

So I've downloaded both apps from the play store but they don't seem to be working and this may be to my stupidity and if so what am I doing wrong and how can I fix it. Second may be tor just doesn't ...
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Upgraded ver. 15.2.0-rc7 multi..can't see sequence routs as before

Hi by mistake I clicked new version instead of upgrading & proxy everything. Since then cant change to English in language section & there is no "save mode" Can't see or follow the sequence ...
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Orbot, Change Identity Remote (On Same Device Different App)

i am thinking to write a apk. i will use orbot proxy (127.0.0.1:8118). i can change tor identity on ubuntu (sudo service tor restart). my question is; can i change orbot (tor) identity from my apk on ...
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Does the Orfox browser require a VPN to function securely?

Please read before downvoting. This question is in reference to this question and I have already read this GuardianProject article. I suppose I could have left this as a comment, but I lack the ...
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Orbot Tor on android nougat issues

I installed Orbot for android on a Nexus 6p device, it works fine on first launch, but when I tried to "exit", it kept launching in the background, going to the app again, the UI was toggling fast ...
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Orfox won't load pages

I cannot access websites on Orfox, .onion or otherwise. The loading bar stops at around 25% and then never moves.
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How to make Tor work using mobile data?

I have Orbot and Orweb downloaded on my android (samsung s3) it connects when I have my wifi on and I can search fine but when I use my data, the page only loads 25% and then hangs. Do I need to ...
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AndroIRC what is the problem? [duplicate]

How can I configure my AndroIRC so it WORKS? I have been at this for 3-4 MONTHS. I've downloaded ALL of the apps/software needed to achieve what was asked of me. I STILL can not make contact. It seems ...
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Orbot VPN App on Android Keeps Restarting

MODS: If you want this on Android Enthusiasts, please migrate. I am using the Orbot Tor VPN app on Android, and periodically while browsing, I will get a system message at the bottom saying "App ...
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Unable to use Orbot on Android possibily due to this Java error: java.io.IOException: Permission denied

It said in 127.0.0.1:9050 is tor is the sock proxy which not http proxy, please figure you system...etc. Orbot stopped working with an error message when I run it, here is the log: Starting polipo ...
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Running a Tor relay using Orbot

I cannot see options to run tor relay or exit node from Orbot (Android App). I think it would be a very awesome feature to have on mobile devices because mobile devices have very good uptime like ...
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Android reverse tethering through Whonix Workstation in virtualbox?

I need to connect my android phone to tor network. I tried orbot, for some reason only orfox is working, other apps don't work - I set all setting to "torify" ALL apps but they don't connect. So I ...
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Orbot - prevent startup IP leaks

I know that Android leaks during startup, before it has loaded iptables from a firewall. This of course is a big issue when trying to hide the true IP from an app in Orbot / Orwall. This might sound ...
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How to request the creation of a new Tor circuit in Orbot with the netcipher library?

In the current (built from GIT) netcipher library https://github.com/guardianproject/NetCipher you can apply the Orbot proxy setting to your own HTTP Client (in my case okhttp3) and control some ...
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Orbot on Android x86 - Bridge not working?

I recently converted my old netbook to android and of course I have installed orbot 15.0.1-RC-3-PIE ( I live in China ... ) I have tried to add bridges ( same way I do on my phone ) but the bootstrap ...
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Enabling JavaScript in Orfox

Some websites require JavaScript to be enabled. How can I enable it in Orfox? (The option was under Settings in Orweb.) Thank you.
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Orbot disconnects randomly

I am using Orbot 15.1.2 on an Android 5.0.2 LRX22G device. Orbot shuts down for no reason, when I go to the big button then it starts connecting again. I have checked the allow background starts ...
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tor and android

I just downloaded Fire.onion+tor from google play. Will this be acceptable or should I download tor alone, and can I download it on my android lollipop tablet? Thank you
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Using Orfox/Orbot with ExpressVPN for Android

Done a lot of reading on this subject recently, and I want to make sure I'm doing this correctly. I activate my VPN, then activate Orbot, and run OrFox (tor browser) through the orbot browser tab. ...
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So many unfillable captchas?

How do i avoid this problem; while orfox and orbot i get stuck in so many captchas and cant complete them properly? Any suggestion would be appreciated.
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Orfox (Android) not loads pages :( How to resolve? [closed]

I have downloaded yesterday on Andrid Orbot and Orfox. I turn Orbot on (I try with VPN, and Bridges too), but Orfox is not loads pages. The loading line is stopped on ca. 20%. Orweb (the older tor ...
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using orbot bridges on android

when using the bridge through Google, azzure, or Amazon i get errors like the below. NOTICE: Bridge at '0.0.2.0:1' isn't reachable by our firewall policy. Skipping. is there any idea why i get ...