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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 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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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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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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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 Client Response To MITM Packet Encryption Key Exchange Attack

So as I understand it, when the client and relay node 2 exchange a key for packet encryption, the client sends his ephemeral key (g^x) to relay node 1 who forwards it to relay node 2. Relay node 2 ...
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Client key exchange with Relay Node 2 & 3

From Wikipedia, I understand that Using asymmetric key cryptography, the originator obtains a public key from the directory node to send an encrypted message to the first ("entry") node, ...
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.onion links not working at all

Ive not used tor a great deal but never had any problems searching and finding .onion sites. now when i search any .onion even duckduckgo i get the firefox error page unable to connect etc etc ...
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hi i can not use tor version 8.5.5 in first step

9/22/19, 19:08:29.606 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 9/22/19, 19:08:29.606 [NOTICE] ...
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New to tor, is not working :(

I downloaded tor which ran but was "unable to connect" when I tried to access any sites. I uninstalled it and reinstalled but now it is just displaying: "Unable to connect to listener port" 8/30/19,...
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am failing to connect to tor and below is my log. i have tried using the meek brdges but nothing seems to work. i need help

8/20/19, 03:47:00.192 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 8/20/19, 03:54:51.291 [NOTICE] ...
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Tor unexpectedly exited… Couldn't rename configuration file “torrc” to “torrc.orig.1”: Permission denied

Thanks for your time. I started getting this message a few days ago, I can't solve it. Tor ununexpectedly exited. This might be due to a bug in Tor itself, another program on your system, or ...
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Could not create SOCKS args string

I'm trying to connect to TOR browser using a SOCKS5 proxy (which I use for all of my web activity - no issues), and I can't seem to connect, just hangs. Below are the logs. Any ideas? 7/9/19, 19:55:...
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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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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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Error with connection

I dont know what to do. Its my first time using Tor Browser on this Pc. 5/31/19, 16:48:18.983 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting ...
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Tor broswer won't connect

I used to be able to connect just fine till 2 weeks ago and it started to do this for no reason. I haven't change anything on my computer to cause this. Is tor network down or something? 5/16/19, 14:...
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Persistent “excess data after quoted string” Error

Tor has been giving a consistent parse error for a few months now. I genuinely could not find any weird characters in my /etc/tor/torrc file, I got the aforementioned parse error using the config ...
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please help me to fix the below error

5/13/19, 10:35:11.750 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 5/13/19, 10:35:11.750 [NOTICE] ...
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tor does not work anymore

Since 1 week I can not launch tor I looked a lot of forum but none really talk about my problem, when I run it said unexpectedly exited tor ..... I tried bridges and proxy it does not work so I put my ...
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I cant connect to Tor using a bridge, both on Tails and clear net

Regardless if I'm on Tails or using Tor on clear net, once I add a bridge either my own or get a bridge from Tor it will not load. I've even left it running running all night and it still showed it ...
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Tor can't be connect by bridge

4/12/19, 06:11:30.835 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 4/12/19, 06:11:30.835 [NOTICE] ...
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Visiting onion links on tor with VPN disconnects me

I get the error sign on my internet and i cant connect to any network only whilst on tor, anyone know why?
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Connection refused attempting to connect to remote relay using Stem

I'm trying to connect to a relay on another machine using stem. My relay has the following torrc: # torrc SocksPort 0 ControlPort 9051 HashedPassword 16:...
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My connection continues to time out

My connection continues to time out on one specific website, and even when i use multiple URL's it doesn't work does this mean the site black listed me? How do i figure out the source of the problem? ...
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The proxy server is refusing connections on my windows P.C

My Computer is a PC, not a MAC. But I cannot connect to the Onion sites. Whenever I try, i get the following message: The proxy server is refusing connections Firefox is configured to use a proxy ...
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Cannot connect to Tor Browser anymore

I have used Tor browser for years with now problems at all. When i try it now it says that the proxy is missing (and/or network which is working well) and to contact Tor itself. Gives me this error ...
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Tor on Ubuntu won't start: bootstrapping stuck at 5% [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 16.04. After working successfully for several months, I stopped being able to connect to the tor network. I removed and then reinstalled tor, following the instructions here: https:...
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I can't access torproject.org with my computer - this is not a censorship problem

I can't access the website Torproject.org from a used computer (a laptop) that I bought. I know that its not my ISP because my other machine can get to the website just fine. I have also tried my ...
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TOR Hanging after closed down

Windows 10 (1809). TOR Version 8.0.6. TOR works perfectly after system starts. If then closed down and re-opened just hangs. Only works again after system re-booted,