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Questions tagged [blocked-services]

In some cases web sites as well as other services block Tor users. This tag should include questions which deal with such services.

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it seems that tor can not hide ip address [duplicate]

Based on American sanctions law it is prohibited to visit some sites like https://www.ti.com from Iran. As an electronic student in Iran I hopefully used Tor, but it did not work. Other solutions like ...
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How to run the tor browser through a second proxy after Tor?

My arch-nemesis, Akamai, is interfering with my ability to live my daily life. I'd like to use Tor Browser to connect to a website that blocks Tor IP addresses by using an open proxy after Tor. It ...
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Website Block's IP address using some browsers and downloader crawlers

How does some websites knows that we are using onion browser. Some of the online shopping websites won't even let in to enter using the tor browser? How is this possible? For instance take this below ...
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Error 462 Not Allowed

I'm trying to get onto lifewire.com and for some reason when I'm using Tor it throws up an 'Error 462 Not Allowed' page. Anyone know why this is? The website is pretty vanilla not exactly NSFW.
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Login to sites not working

Since using Tor I cannot login to certain site: e.g., a bitcoin wallet. How can I facilitate this please.
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Internet blocked [closed]

Tor cannot connect and i cannot get internet access. The internet is blocked on a time schedule. What can i do to fix the problem? This is the log: checking binary version: 0.2.8.9armx86-openssl1....
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No Internet with Orbot

I'm running Orbot on a Samsung Galaxy S5 (g900f) with Resurrection Rom. My V3 Antivirus secures all my internet traffic, and I use Orbot for all my Internet traffic to anonymize it. So when I start ...
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xTube - - why can't I access it using TOR?

I run an adult business and when traveling overseas I like to cover my base since not all countries are adult content friendly. Lately I have been having trouble connecting to xtube.com. Can someone ...
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if one site blocks the entrance with tor browser, what can I do?

I want to visit to a site anonymously, but I can not login with Tor. How to make sure that this site did not know that I use Tor? They are forbidden clones, but I need them.
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Connect to Tor Network using 'eduroam' authenticated internet

I am struggling to connect to the Tor network. I am using a university internet connect which itself requires authentication to connect to. When first connecting to the eduroam network, a user ...
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Is there any effort put into limiting/preventing abuse coming from tor exit nodes

Now services like facebook, google and cloudflare can 'misuse' the excuse to block tor because they receive abuse from it. Eg. I think google on purpose has faulty captcha's that you can enter ...
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How to Add bridge relays

I want to access a website using the Tor Browser, but when I try to log in, the website asks me not to use proxy. So I searched for Tor bridges and entered 3 of them as custom bridges. The Tor ...
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Banned IP on website using Tor

I tried to visit a legitimate website while using TOR browser, and it couldn't load as the IP of the exit node was "banned due to illegal activities". Then I tried to use "new identity" (another exit ...
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404 page not found with 3quarksdaily.com

I have been using the Tor browser bundle. However the website http://www.3quarksdaily.com fails to load... it returns "404 page not found." The website loads perfectly fine outside Tor. I wonder ...
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How do Google servers discriminate anonymous users?

First of all, I am a new user of Tor and a very naive computer user in general, so excuse me if I am too thick. When I searched anything on Google using Tor, most times I got the 'Error 403 forbidden'...
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I need to use silverlight in tor [duplicate]

But I can't find any useful information on how to achieve this. I understand the reasons why it is disabled but I can't see any way of enabling this plug-in or installing it direct to the browser. I ...
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How can website server recognize incoming Tor or VPN connection?

I was trying to signup for a service provided by a website using Tor, the website prevented me and asked me to disable my proxy settings, he noticed me with the following: Our checks indicate that ...
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Help with a website

Hi I have have been trying to reach this site gamefly.com but they seem to be blocking the content from outside the US in my country but using tor when i try reach there site i get this error message "...
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How would I block exit nodes correctly?

I'm attempting to advise another party on how to block just requests from Tor exit nodes, not non-exit relays. I think I understand the correct data sources to provide to them, but I'd like ...
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Why can't I sign on to Ebay or Craigslist? [duplicate]

If I'm being blocked from these sites, can I unblock? Thanks.
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Access to some websites constantly denied [duplicate]

Same problem as here: why do I get "Access Denied" at certain web sites when I didn't last year? But: unfortunately the answer didn't help. The access to some sites is constantly denied ...
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How can I check for a website's behavior towards Tor, compared to its normal behavior?

Some websites completely block Tor (for example, Yelp gives a 503), while some allow me to browse, but not use more advanced functionality (Wikipedia allows me to read content but not edit it, for ...
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why do I get “Access Denied” at certain web sites when I didn't last year?

I'm using Tor Browser 4.5a5 (based on Mozilla Firefox 31.6.0) on Windows 7/64, home router environment. Several iterations back, I could access http://www.foxnews.com/ . Now, no matter how many times ...
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Tor Browser keeps kicking me off Ebay

I tried to logon on to Ebay but it refuses to allow me to login to my account. I sign in with my username and pw, but then it immediately logs out. Is this the result of Ebay blocking the Tor browser,...
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Tor access for airbnb.com causes 503 Service Unavailable

Using torbrowser-install-4.0.6_en-US.exe installed 4/1/2015 with no modifications. http://airbnb.com is a wildly popular vacation rental business which is illegal is many jurisdictions in California ...
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Website blocking Tor Traffic

I am trying to access a website with Tor and recently it began rejecting my traffic with "Gateway GEO - IP Alert This request is blocked by the SonicWall Gateway GEO IP service." I looked around ...
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When I use Tor, I can't log in to Baidu

Although Tor can let me browse the site, but when I want to hide my IP, I found that I can't use Tor to login Baidu (a domestic website)... I try to log in to other sites, QQ does log in, but not big. ...
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How to get around China's policy of Internet censorship using Tor?

I have a trip planned to go to China in a few months, but many websites are blocked over there because of the country's policy of Internet censorship. Honestly, all I want to get to is Facebook and ...
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CloudFlare won't let in even though I solve the captcha correctly

Usually when I try to reach sites from Tails, it often get CloudFlare's captcha, and after solving it the sites work for about 10 minutes. But now it behaves like if the captcha is entered ...
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Can't login to the newsland.com website

The www.newsland.com site blocks Tor connections (using another browsers, login is successful): Pressing "Войти" ("Enter"), nothing happens. What should I change in the Tor settings in order to ...
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Can't log into websites

I cannot log into websites. Screen just refreshes and wipes out my login information. Is there a way around this . . . a plugin or something? P.S. I saw the other posts, but there weren't any ...
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Does Cloudflare identify Tor users actual IP address and other identifying info?

If one completes the captcha to bypass the Cloudflare wall when using Tor is their anonymity compromised?
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How I can access this website?

I need to access the login page of this website: www.mercadolivre.com.br This is the login page: https://www.mercadolivre.com/jms/mlb/lgz/login?go=http://www.mercadolivre.com.br/gz/home/logged?...
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Installing TBB w/Sophos

I have been using TBB for over a year now. I am a student who values privacy very much, and I install Tor on every computer I use. However, my school is updating their computers and many of them use ...
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I get a load balance error 429 on a particular website [closed]

In particular I get "Load Balancer Error: 429 Someone on your network is abusing this site with automated malicious software" when connecting to torrentz.eu or any mirror site. If I connect via my ...
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I need to access an online chat and they block connections from Tor exit nodes

I need to access an online chat and they block connections from Tor exit nodes. The chat is hosted by mibbit.com I've tried using free online proxies from within Tor (Tails) but that doesn't seem ...
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Network map GeoIP is Blocked. Does not show country flags in Germany and the country selection won't work [closed]

I'm living in Hungary the network map there works perfectly. In Germany I think its blocked by the internet provider. Tested 2 wifi HotSpot, always the same problem show up, only flags. The ExitNodes ...
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Access forbidden at Steampowers

I have a problem with http://www.steampowers.net: Every time I try to log in with Tor it shows me this blocking page. I want to login to do a survey, because I live in a poor country so there is ...
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Why couldn't I access some blocked website?

I tried to access some website which are blocked in my country using Tor Browser Bundle but they are still blocked. The sign of government showed that this website is blocked because of Junta's order. ...
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What are key issues around publishing which websites block particular exit relays?

The answer to What common sites are known to be troublesome for Tor use? is a "community wiki [that] will list commonly used websites known to be troublesome for Tor users." I have encountered such ...
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How do I trap “circuit ID = None” errors in the Stem script “exit_used.py”?

Although the Stem script "exit_used.py" runs for a while, eventually it hits "Exception in thread Event Notifier" and stops. Traceback reports that the failing call is: File "/usr/local/lib/python2....
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How can I determine if Tor is being blocked?

Several attempts resulted in failure on a network where Tor used to work. I noticed that DuckDuckGo and Startpage and Ixquick used to work also but now get an error message when access is attempted. ...
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Cannot post on Japanese message board because I'm using Tor

I can read and write some Japanese and I wanted to post on a Japanese message board that interests me. But they only allow Japanese IPs. So I came up with the idea of using Tor Browser and setting my ...