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Tor unexpectedly exited macOS

I have MacBook Pro mid 2014 with macOS Sierra v.10.12.4 (16E195). After launching tor (v.7.0.2) produces a message: After restarting nothing happens. Continue button does nothing. Copy Tor Log To ...
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System tor does nothing after a system wide upgrade

I'm not talking about the Tor Browser, which still works. I'm talking about the tor package which no longer works as intended after the upgrade. When I say it does nothing, I mean it literally doesn'...
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Data saved in Onion Routers

I’m an aspiring writer, working on a spy-thriller novel with Tor as part of the plot. Is it hypothetically possible to hack an individual Onion Router to discover the location of the previous router? ...
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Tor browser and amazon.com

Using the Tor browser on amazon.com, everything appears normal, however, when you purchase something and hit "place order" you immediately get the confirmation email but amazon.com immediately cancels ...
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Can't get Tor browser wizard to work

I have installed Tor but every time I try and open the browser nothing happens, just a blue circle for a couple of seconds. I am sure I should get a Tor browser wizard. Have tried opening as ...
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Tor Won't Launch

Every time since last night when I try to launch TOR I get "Tor exited during startup. This might be due to an error in your torrc file, a bug in Tor or another program on your system, or faulty ...
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How to limit the memory used by my TOR navigator?

my tor navigator is using something like 260mo of memory. Is it possible to low this by a factor 5 ? What risks do I have ? What if Tor encounters a out of memory ? Thanks for helping !!
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Tor 7.0.1 App Crashes when I try to open it

I have Windows 7 Service pack 1 and my browser is opera. I downloaded Tor but on trying to connect I got the following: Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application Name: ...
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TOR services are blocked [duplicate]

TOR services are blocked in Egypt by the government. Even this website can't be accessed without vpn. Is there away around this? Thanks.
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Difficulties right off the bat

What the heck is a relay & an Exit relay? I assume that if I have to pay for bandwidth then operating as an exit relay is both costly & unwise? How can I determine whether I am set up as an ...
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I can't install Tor, asking for bridge?

Yesterday I may have accidentally deleted a file that Tor uses. I tried to use Tor today and I tried to update it. I am not able to install it at all now. Here is the message I get "No provided ...
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Tor failed to establish a Tor network connection. - Establishing an encrypted directory connection failed

For some reason I can't get to use Tor... First, I got an error that one error and, after trying something that I saw in another question (using bridges), I got another (?) I dont know if its the ...
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Shift+Enter does not work in Facebook postings

When writing text/posts on facebook in Tor, I cannot use shift+Enter to create a blank space to the next line of text. shift+Enter, only enters my posting. If that can't be fixed, how do I put some ...
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Tor blocked by Internet rimon [duplicate]

i began using tor about 2 weeks ago to bypass my schools heavily restrictive internet filtering, which is so intense it blocks sites such as Wikipedia, and even google, and even has become an ...
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Can't connect Tor Network failed to establish network [duplicate]

failed to establish network and here are logs 26/04/2017 00:37:15 ص.100 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing ...
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Contributing to Tor [duplicate]

I've been interested in contributing to the Tor project for some time now, having read the option for contributing: "Create a poster around a theme, such as "Tor for Freedom!"" I'm interested in ...
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Can't sign in to FB using Tor on iPhone [closed]

I can't sign in to Facebook through Tor on my iPhone. I have no problem on my desktop or laptop, however. Suggestions?
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Tor browser limit download data to 657MB

Good day I usually download files from the Internet, and I have this 700MB rar file I really need to download. But every time I download the file on Tor browser, it mysteriously stops at 657 MB, ...
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Copy/paste texts to Tor [closed]

If I have a text in ""LibreOffice Writer"" or ""Word"", or if I have a text in an email or at some website that I wrote or accessed in clearnet; can I just copy/paste that text from my computer/...
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browser configuration

Recieved this notice when trying to browse for the first time time. "Your IP address appears to be: 109.163.234.8 However, it does not appear to be Tor Browser. Click here to go to the download ...
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Installed Tor, tried to run got message “could not connect to Tor control port”

New to Tor. I've had it before on an old laptop with no issues but I recently installed it on my desktop and haven't been able to run it. I've tried reinstalling and disabling all firewalls and ...
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Show sites in a different language (German in my case) / Seiten auf Deutsch anzeigen

(rough English translation below) Team, leider kann ich nicht so perfekt die englische Sprache. Um nun perfekt mit dem Tor-System arbeiten zu können wollte ich fragen , wie ich alle Seiten auf ...
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How to re-enable photo uploading for Twitter

When attempting to upload a profile photo to Twitter, I inadvertently selected an option from a notification from the Tor browser that stopped my ability to upload photos from my personal computer to ...
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Unable to load Tor website. Copy Tor log to clipboard [duplicate]

when i am trying to connect to Tor browsers. It get stuck in the middle. And in the bottom title "Copy Tor log to Clipboard" comes out. Please Help me out with that. I have pressed copy Tor log to ...
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Tor failed to establish a Tor network connection. Establishing an encrypted directory connection failed (done - 0.0.2.0:3) [duplicate]

Can anyone help me out. My Tor Browser was working perfectly fine until I did an update for my windows 7 laptop. Now i keep getting an error message mentioning failing to establish connection. I have ...
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How does the Tor Circuit Map works?

I always wondered how Tor knows all the nodes in the connection path when the Tor Browser connects to a server. I though that the idea behind the onion routing was to hide nodes from each other, so ...
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In China, Meek-azure and Meek-amazon can not be used, the following is the log, how can we use Meek?

2017/2/25 15:31:20.300 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 2017/2/25 15:31:30.600 [NOTICE] ...
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Loading tor browser gets stuck at establishing encrypted directory connection [duplicate]

19-Feb-17 22:09:06 PM.800 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 19-Feb-17 22:09:06 PM.800 [NOTICE] ...
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Tor connection in guest OS is being blocked by unknown firewall At Host OS part 2

a few days ago i have posted this: I am having a problem setting up tor through virtual box and let me give you guys some details: I have installed tor bundle on win xp that is installed on virtual ...
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Tor failed to establish a Tor network connection with errors [duplicate]

I don't know what else to do, i cant get Tor to connect. This is my error log 2/9/2017 20:49:58 PM.100 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. ...
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Normal internet doesn't work

I've installed tor yesterday and it's been working ok. But I noticed today that chrome, skype and spotify work. I can only connect to the internet through tor. Is this tor's fault or totally unrelated?...
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I can't connect to the tor network [duplicate]

I downloaded tor but I cant connect to the tor network (I'm using kali linux) here is the tor log: 02/07/2017 00:44:35.200 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control ...
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Can't Connect to Tor Network, failed to Establish Network

I'm trying to browse tor on my university wifi, but whenever I try to connect, it doesn't connect after a long time. I've used some bridges and it still can't connect. Log: 1/31/2017 10:31:11 AM.200 [...
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Is it possible to get the 6.0.8 version as the 6.5.0 version doesn't seem to be reliable?

When I click on a link in an onion site, more times than not it says can't connect. When I press retry, it works. Another problem is downloading an archive. The download starts and then fails after ...
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Tor will not load any pages at all

I am pretty new to this so excuse how naive I am. I had tor downloaded a while ago, but deleted for reasons I don't remember. I recently downloaded it again. However, whenever I type in a url for any ...
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can not open to retail store websites [duplicate]

is anyone able to open https://www.target.com or other retail store websites ? getting this error when acccessing :: Access Denied You don't have permission to access "http://www.target.com/" on ...
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Can't connect to the Tor Network [duplicate]

So I've installed Tor onto my PC for the third time (Uninstalled previously because I didn't use it as much). The first two times it worked perfectly. I could connect, start up, etc but now it isn't ...
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Using extratorrent.cc

I am having trouble loading all the content at extratorrent.cc. I get past the Captcha fine, then the page loads but with none of the torrent content. And searching for a torrent file doesn't work ...
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How to add Zawgyi-One font to the font dialogue box in the Tor Browser?

Merry Christmas! I would like to read Burmese websites written in Zawgyi-One font under the Tor browser. When I went to the settings for the Tor browser, I saw the font dialogue box. But, I did not ...
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Is Tor supposed for daily day browsing? (youtube, news, stuff…)

Is Tor Browser supposed/meant for daily day browsing? (watching youtube, news, stuff...)
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can php be used on Tor

I have set up a hidden service site on Tor and haven't had issues. I decided to add a forum section to the site to allow discussion. I figured the easiest option would be to use phpbb with the LEMP ...
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Where can I find a list of TOR sites to visit? [duplicate]

How can I find a list of all the different TOR sites?
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All my pics and some other info are encrypted. I cannot open or see them [duplicate]

I do not remember downloading anything like this, but, All my pics and some other info are encrypted. I cannot open or see them. How do I go back the what I had before this happened? I just want to ...
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Can't access Craigslist even using the recommended bridges when I set up Tor on my pc

Can't access Craigslist even using the recommended bridges when I set up Tor on my pc. Can anyone offer a solution? Thank you.
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Can't connect to Tor. Loading fails [closed]

10/26/2016 20:15:15 PM.600 [NOTICE] Bootstrapped 85%: Finishing handshake with first hop 10/26/2016 20:15:23 PM.200 [NOTICE] Closing no-longer-configured Socks listener on 127.0.0.1:9150 10/26/...
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Tor gets stuck at “establishing an encrypted directory connection”

I unfortunately don't use Tor very much or know much about appropriate configurations, but recently I tried using Tor at my school and while trying to start up it got stuck on "establishing an ...
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Text To Speech after El Capitan Upgrade

I'm dyslexic and I frequently use TTS for reading long emails or pages with long threads/posts (Like this one). Last night I finally upgraded to El Capitan (10.11.6). Ever since then, when I use Tor, ...
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Tor is not connecting (how to overcome provider's blocking) [duplicate]

Long story short - I've download Tor and it worked fine for the first time. Day later is not connecting at all. I have tried to run it manually using bridges, but unfo it didnt work either. p.s. ...
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Could someone help me with my issue?

I had the following issue when connecting to Tor. If I tried using a VPN such as hotspot shield would that fix my issue? Any help would be great! 10/6/2016 0:15:33 AM.400 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is ...
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Tor browser updates itself despite the updates are disabled

I have torbrowser-install-6.0.3_en-US.exe and the updates are disabled: tools --> options --> advanced --> update --> never check for update. Nevertheless after a while Tor browser reposts me that it ...