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The proxy server is refusing connections

I have downloaded the most recent version of the Tor bundle 6.5.2 for Mac. When I open the Tor browser I get a message "the proxy server is refusing connections". I have followed the instructions (on ...
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High CPU usage on some sites

On some sites, the CPU usage goes to 100% (one core) and it freezes any activity inside the browser. For example I can move the window, but not click the tabs or in the page, and if I do, the actions ...
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Relay remains unmeasured for over 30 days

I run a relay in my home network. The relay runs on my router (self build opnsense machine). Details of my relay indicate that initially it progressed the usual live cycle of a relay. Then all ...
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tor-browser connection problem

I have a new problem with tor-browser. Actually in recent when I open tor-browser an error shown with these description: "Error starting download: connection was refused by other side: 111: ...
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SSH Into Whonix Workstation

Is it technically possible to SSH into a Whonix workstation locally? So if I'm on the same local network as the device running the workstation. For example, my laptop is on 192.168.0.2, the device ...
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How many local concurrent Tor connections can I run?

I'm currently experimenting with Tor via the Stem python lib and using process.launch_tor_with_config() with a pool of processes, each using a different Control Port. However as I increase pool size ...
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Detailed Understanding of Tor's connection establishment

I am really new to Onion Routing and Tor and I have just started reading about the topic on Wikipedia and the Tor Protocol Specification. Most of the concepts are explained very well but I have ...
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DuckDuckGo does not work correctly through Tor

When I link to DuckDuckGo from the Tor Browser it always comes up without the menu bar for DDG. This results in me not being able to change the settings, consequently it is always loaded with search ...
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Should use same ISP for Tor and Real life?

Should I use same ISP for connecting to Tor and for connecting to my real life sites like email and other sites where my Last Name and First Name figure ? I know about VPNs, Bridges and other things ...
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TOR won't load because no permission

Tor worked just fine for years then it now gives this message: Tor browser does not have permission to access the profile. Please adjust your file system permissions and try again.
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The first time it connected just fine but now this happens

2/14/19, 04:32:14.857 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 2/14/19, 04:32:14.858 [NOTICE] ...
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Tor Browser stopped by Windows defender Controlled Folder Access

Tor browser is stopped starting /connecting by Windows Defender Controlled Folder access. I have in Windows defender registrated the Tor Browser .exe file, but Windows Defender Controlled Folder ...
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Why is it when i go to .onion sites that I'm told that my connection is not secure or encrytped?

Okay so I'm fairly new to actually using Tor, but I have known about it for years. I have read many things on how to stay secure and anonymous while on Tor. I also have the Tor browser security ...
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Notice: Your relay has a very large number of connections to other relays

Setup my relay up about 8 hours ago, everything is going fine, no warnings. Then I get this notice. How can I investigate this to determine if the relay is configured and running properly? [notice] ...
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Obfs4 connections don't work anymore on local wifi hotspot!

I am using the latest version of Tor, and I can't seem to connect to the obfs4 bridge that comes with the bundle anymore. Only obfs3 works but it is too slow! I tried grabbing alternate bridges from ...
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Opaning a control port on Tor [SOLVED]

I am trying to open a control port on tor with the following command: sudo -u debian-tor tor --CookieAuthentication 0 --ControlPort 9050 --SocksPort 50001 but it will only stay open for 5 or so ...
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Latest version of Whonix-Gateway stuck on "Loading Network Status 30%"

Whonix v15.0.1.3.9. Log says clock is sane and there are no errors about time or date. Host Internet connection is working with Tor Browser. Whonix-Gateway VM clearnet connection is tested with sudo -...
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Tor won't connect even through bridges

Using the Tor browser bundle, I can't connect to Tor at the Port Angeles, Washington library. I have tried all the connection options including requesting some bridges. When trying to connect, the ...
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Tor browser keeps failing to establish a connection

Im trying to connect to Tor, but everytime i open Tor Browser it says Tor has failed to establish a connection. Here is the log, can anyone help me? 6/9/19, 21:27:32.920 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is ...
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Tor Failed to connected tor network

here's my log i don't know why it wont work. i have even tried using a windows 7 virtual machine. sometimes after hours of trying to getting it to work it does and i don't know what is the issue. my ...
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Having problems with bootstrapping

3/14/19, 17:30:15.111 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 3/14/19, 17:30:15.111 [NOTICE] ...
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Tor customize connection path and speed

I need your help for 2 questions that I'm struggling with. How does the path of nodes matters to the connections speed? E.g will my connections speed be faster if the tor connection goes: Germany->...
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notice Tried for 122 seconds to get a connection to scrubbed:80. Giving up

Getting error while sending multiple http requests through tor circuit. Sep 18 17:59:13.000 [notice] New control connection opened. Sep 18 17:59:28.000 [warn] Destination '[scrubbed]' seems to be an ...
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Failed to establish a Tor connection. Establishing an encrypted directory connection failed. None of the answers work read below for more please

Tor failed to establish a Tor network connection. Establishing an encrypted directory connection failed And adress and port changes all the time I tried All the bridges, obs4, obs3, meek, fte and ...
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I'm trying to directly connect to the Tor Network but when i click connect it just loads forever and doesn't connect

7/7/2017 15:33:39 PM.000 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 7/7/2017 15:33:39 PM.000 [NOTICE] ...
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“Tor failed to establish a Tor network connection” after update

There was using tor browser 6.5.2 and was'nt problem. Today it updated to 7.0.1 version and this problem ((( Settings: ISP block to tor - yes connection type - obfs4 Local proxy - No Log: 19.06....
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cant connect Tor failed to establish a Tor network connection. Retrieving network status failed (connection timeout - 82.54.125.179:443) [duplicate]

28/08/38 10:45:16 ص.500 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 28/08/38 10:45:16 ص.500 [NOTICE] ...
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tor failed to establish a tor network connection 140:9001 [duplicate]

Tried to connect but failed. What should I do? Log: 12/04/2017 08:46:08 ص.300 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing ...
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Tor failed to establish a Tor network connection. Loading network status failed (connection timeout - 178.254.13.126:443)

I was able to connect to the Tor network one time months ago on my desktop. since then I've had to use my android phone - no problems. This is the log message I get after the failed connection: 4/9/...
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shows "Connection Timed Out" on tor [duplicate]

I can't surf in tor to see deep websites. it shows , "Connection Timed Out". Here is my tor log. 27-03-2017 12:15:45.500 [NOTICE] Bootstrapped 85%: Finishing handshake with first hop 27-03-2017 12:...
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Why doesn't Tor browser block HTTP by default?

Unencrypted HTTP protocol does not protect data from being modified or intercepted. Without a secure connection, the user could be tracked and monitored, deanonymizing them. However, the Tor browser ...
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Server Not Found

I am kinda happy that my Tor hidden service is/was running. So after i turned off the PC, i decided to search my website on Tor Browser (on mobile phone), and the result said "Server not found" ...
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Trying to pass TTL expired error: socks.SOCKS5Error: 0x06: TTL expired

Im trying to pass this error im getting while checking if sites are up with python: socks.SOCKS5Error: 0x06: TTL expired proxies = { 'http': 'socks5h://127.0.0.1:9050', 'https': 'socks5h://...
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What's the problem here?

6/28/19, 21:53:13.840 [NOTICE] Bootstrapped 5%: Connecting to directory server 6/28/19, 21:53:13.844 [NOTICE] Bootstrapped 10%: Finishing handshake with directory server 6/28/19, 21:53:15.260 [NOTICE] ...
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anyone know why my tor wont connect

4/13/19, 23:25:23.451 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 4/13/19, 23:25:23.451 [NOTICE] ...
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i cant open tor. im from argentina and this is the error

2/14/19, 22:05:08.706 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 2/14/19, 22:05:08.706 [NOTICE] ...
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What is the problem here?

2/3/19, 12:27:36.657 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 2/3/19, 12:27:36.657 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork ...
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Tor (with bridges) keeps giving "connections have failed" in command line (while working ok through Tor Browser)?

When I try to connect to Tor through command line (Windows 10): "C:\Tor Browser\Browser\TorBrowser\Tor\tor.exe" -f "C:\Tor Browser\Browser\TorBrowser\Data\Tor\torrc" | more I get the following error:...
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Cant connect to TOR network

i wanted to start using TOR, but sadly i am not able to connect. These are the error messages: 9/18/21, 19:18:58.603 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network ...
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Error Connecting to Tor

Just recently installed Tails onto a USB, the first time I booted it up it seemed to connect fine. But then I restarted it and it's not working. I tried also on another laptop but still not working. ...
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API to get Tor SSL certificates

Some onion websites, like facebook, have TLS implemented on top of Tor. Is it possible to fetch the certificates and TLS versions of these connections using something like torpy?
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Why did Tor quit opening? I deleted, reinstalled, still won't open

I'm on a Mac OS. I installed Tor about a year ago. Today it went down. When I asked for a bridge, I copied it, but missed part. I tried all suggestions, finally deleted and reinstalled. Install was a ...
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How can allow Tor <iptables>

original thread on Superuser Thank you!
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Tunneling RDP under obsf4

I want to run tunnel between my local and RDP under obsf4 bridge. Can anyone explain me how can i do this? I use ubuntu, and krdc to connect on rdp. Thanks!
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Strange Tor browser bug

When starting up the Tor browser, I got a message saying: That wasn't an issue, I've gotten this message before and I just have to close Tor browser and open it up again and it would fix. However, ...
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Is there a safe way to access this site

" https://thewest.com.au/digital-edition?utm_source=SSW&utm_medium=Referral&utm_campaign=digital-edition&utm_term=read-the-digital-edition&utm_content=top-nav " I am a paid ...
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Can Tor browser redirect extension trafic?

While extensions can deanonymize you in many ways, one of the worst ways they can expose you is if they connect to the internet but not over the Tor network and reveal your IP address. So would it ...
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T0rlib4j - Make Java app access web via Tor

I went through all https://github.com/PanagiotisDrakatos/T0rlib4j/tree/master/src/main/java/net/sf/T0rlib4j/samples code, I read readme and searched internet for serveral hours but can't figure out ...
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Tor can no longer access specific web site - Conneciton Timed out!

I am using the latest version (10.0.11) of the TOR browser and up until a few days ago, had no problems. Now I seem unable to access a specific website (that I can access via a standard browser.) The ...
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react-native-tor response -> {"_U":0,"_V":0,"_W":null,"_X":null}

I'm playing with react-native-tor NPM. When testing get request try { // Use built in client to make REST calls to .onion urls routed through the Sock5 proxy ! const resp = await tor ...