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Failed to connect to Tor network?

I tried connecting to the Tor network. Each time it stops at Loading Network Status . This is the log file: 27-05-2015 10:54:40.877 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-...
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My previous version of Tor transfers torrents to Vuze - updated Tor will not

After updating, when I click on the torrent link for the download (piratebay for example) it will not send it to Vuze. How can I set it up please?
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Is TOR Compromised on my computer?

Tor browser is acting funny. First, when I toggle tor browser on my lexar jump drive it goes to a shortcut stating "Start TOR browser". then when I ask for a new identity TOR crashes or gives me the ...
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need help with ( Tor onion ) theres this error that pops up at sites

this is very strange whenever i go to any web site while using tor it wont let me theres this weird looking monster looking picture which is named monster onion and it says with the fellowing 'This ...
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I can't access hidden .onion sites on my tor browser [duplicate]

My tor browser will connect just fine to some .onion sites, such as duckduckgo http://3g2upl4pq6kufc4m.onion/, but if I try to connect to a hidden .onion site, say http://sheep5u64fi457aw.onion/, it ...
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Why can't I open most of the onion sites?

I am rather new to Tor and not sure if it is something I missed, or that I have done wrong. Almost every single onion site (90% of them) I try to access shows the error message "Unable to connect". I ...
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Why do I get this message whenever I try to access a website on Tor? [duplicate]

Whenever I try to access any Tor website with .onion, it brings up this message
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Specify new location for “cached-microdescs”?

I have a very small filesystem with very little space left (approx. 3-4MB), can I redirect the "cached-microdescs" -files to another place? The problem is that the disc fills up to 100% after a short ...
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Unable to run TorBrowserBundle [closed]

i haven't got a firefox installed in my TOSHIBA C660-20J. Yet, this is the error i get when i try to run the 'open tor browser' shortcut in the folder. Now, i have tried going deep to the files and ...
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I need help downloading Tor browser

I have been able to download Tor's main site but I can't get the Tor browser. I'm trying to do this with an iPod touch. Can anyone help me please
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Is the latest Tor-0.2.5.10 Expert Bundle broken?

I downloaded the latest Tor Expert Bundle here for Windows 7 and extracted the files and directory structure of the .zip to G:\tor-0.2.5.10. In case it matters, my extracted Tor directory structure is ...
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How to configure apache for Tor hidden service

Which configuration file do I change in Apache to run it through Tor? I know you use: Listen 127.0.0.1:8080; Server_name 127.0.0.1:8080; I think, but I don't have much experience with web hosting, ...
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Can Tor run on messaging applications on my phone, and how?

I would like to know if Tor can cooperate with other applications, if the information leaks can be stopped and I can be anonymous. For instance on a messaging application, if someone were to try to ...
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Google Earth server inaccesible

I'm from Italy and the Google Earth server seems inaccesible because of censorship. I've tried many free Web proxies without success. Can Tor help me to resolve the problem ?
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Tor can't be installed on Whonix GPG download signature could not be verified

I have virtualbox installed on w7 and there installed the gateway and the workstation. Now if I want to use the Tor browser it says it's not installed and if I want to install it. Then I get this ...
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Orbot cannot connect to the Tor network through bridges

In orbot software. I cannot use obfs3 bridges to connect to the Tor network. This is the logs. Orbot shows that it is successfully connected to the Tor network but I'm sure it didn't. So what's the ...
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How to fix error 504 on Android?

Can a 504 error be fixed? Please help me. no matter what deepweb site I search on orweb or orfox it results with the 504 error. Don't know what to do. I have a galaxy s3 mini and don't want to root it....
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Can an IP address get you caught?

We need to use java scripts on some sites because we need them in order to get the task done. Suppose some site get my real IP address by using some java script attack, then how dangerous it can be? ...
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Protecting Hidden services .onion private key from your host

Suppose If I am going to use the offshore server for hosting my hidden service .onion domain, then my private keys will be on the remote server. Well, that means the host can impersonate my site or ...
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Is Ubuntu amnesic like Tails?

Is using ubuntu amnesic as Tails and therefore prevent fingerprinting? Can I use ubuntu as an alternative to Tails? I think ubuntu too only use the RAM and destroy all memory after shutting down, and ...
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DNS for Tor hidden services [duplicate]

I have just discovered that DNS cannot be used by Tor hidden services, is that true? Also is it possible to use DNS services of multiple servers to prevent server down time for Tor hidden service? I ...
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Two Internet connections - how bind/lock Tor to use only one of them?

As the title says - I have two network interfaces on my computer and I want to bind/lock Tor to strictly use only one of them. How do I achieve that? I tried doing it with the application "...
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Tails Tor not starting

New user to Tails but when it starts up it says it cannot sync network time, so Tor doesn't start. How do I manually get it sorted via terminal or am I doing something wrong? Have tried MAC spoofing ...
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The application was unable to start correctly (0xc0000022)

I've just downloaded Tor browser package for Windows XP 64bit but when I try to make it work it gives me the above message. Can anyone tell me why it is doing this and what I can do to make it work?
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whonix/Tor connection error problem [duplicate]

Can someone please help me because I am having this same issue with Whonix.Tor connection error ? Possible issues: 1. Is the Internet on the host connection working>>YES WHONIX-GATEWAY will need a ...
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Errors when starting Tor browser on Linux

I recently starting getting errors starting the Tor Browser on my Debian machine. These errors are fairly new occurring first in the last couple months. I have tried install older versions of the Tor ...
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is it possible to have a hidden git service?

Just like we have websites ending in .onion , can we have a git server running on Tor ? Theoretically it should be possible as git could be thought of as an FTP server. Has somebody done it and shared ...
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Tor 4.0.2 How to change IP to desired country? [duplicate]

How can I change the IP to a USA IP address? I'm using Tor 4.0.2 on a MAC and have tried many different ways but all have failed. Please be detailed in the description as I'm not totally computer ...
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TOR 4.0.2 not working [duplicate]

I've just downloaded Tor browser version 4.0.2, it connects to the Tor network and the web browser but comes up with this message Something Went Wrong! Tor is not working in this browser. I am ...
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Is Tor a P2P network?

I have a question regarding Tor that has got me a bit confused lately. Could someone please tell me is Tor a P2P network? Thank you.
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Google Play Store detects wrong IP address when using Tor

I use Tor when accessing the Play Store. I have Tor to use US exit nodes only and I've confirmed by looking up my IP while using Tor that I indeed have US IPs. However, when accessing Play Store, Play ...
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Can't connect Tor Network, failed to establish network

I've just started using the latest Tor Browser, connecting through my university connection. When I try to connect, it failed to establish connection with the network after waiting for a long time. I ...
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How to never lose connectivity to Tor after hibernating the computer?

I am in an university that allows students to access internet only during 5pm to 2am. But the great thing is that if you use Tor and do not disconnect, you will still have internet connectivity after ...
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What am I doing wrong? Attempting to host multiple Tor hidden services on one server

I am using centos 7 and apache with the latest version of Tor. When I add a second HiddenServiceDir line to the torrc file, not only does the second (or third or fourth) service not work, it also ...
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Tor Browser doesn't work due to no access to control port [closed]

I try to connect on Tor, but I always got the same message "Something Went Wrong!" It appears after deleting the previous version (3.x) to the new one (4.x) When I try to change my identity it's ...
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Error creating network socket: No buffer space available

The logfile of my Tor relay is filled with thousands of lines saying: [warn] Error creating network socket: No buffer space available By googling I found out, that this might have to do with the ...
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Tor country IP address problem!

I have a question about Tor browser. I set up exit nodes for US and I visits my new site 10 times per day from 10 different US based IP addresses but every day only 4 US based IP address visits ...
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Tails display errors and persistence errors!

First off, I am running Tails live off of a USB drive on a MacBook Retina. Everything boots up fine, but the display resolution is way to high for my screen and everything looks so small. When I try ...
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Clicking on “Join” link in TripAdvisor does not work!

Total Tor newbie here. I have Tor Bundle with Tor Browser 4.5-alpha-1. I have a problem with certain links - nothing happens at all. As an example, the Join link on www.tripadvisor.com. I assume it ...
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How to open a .onion site?

I heard of the Tor browser from friend and downloaded it. I'm curious to see what exists on the .onion sites but all the ones I tried shows me an error message telling me that there is a connection ...
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Can't connect to onion sites “hidden service is unavailable” [duplicate]

Everything is fine and Tor check displays "Congratulations. This browser is configured to use Tor." but I can't access any onion sites. please help! 15/11/2014 15:23:01 p.m..970 [NOTICE] Bootstrapped ...
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How do you connect to onion websites [duplicate]

Every website I try, Tor says it cant connect to it. When I start Tor it says congratulations you have connected to the tor network! Then it says your ip address appears to be. xxx.xx.xxx.xx. So why ...
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Login location doesn't seem to change

When I go to my email service it tells me from where I last logged in. It used to be different locations globally. Now it says A1 every time. Where is A1? Why isn't my login location server location ...
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facebookcorewwwi problems on Tor

I am trying to access https://facebookcorewwwi.onion/ but it fails after login on https://facebookcorewwwi.onion/checkpoint/?next with the error message Sorry, something went wrong Please try ...
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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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What is the difference between Tor, Tor Browser and torbrowser-launcher?

I often see those three different kind of software and want to know how/if they differ. Can someone explain?
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Since yesterday, I can not access mercadolibre.com.ar anymore [closed]

Thanks for such a good program. Since yesterday, mercadolibre.com.ar does not work for me anymore. It lets me navigate and view the products but it won't let me login to my account: https://www....
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Using Tor for the first time. Tor won't open

I've installed the Tor browser bundle 3.6.5 and when I run the "Start Tor Browser" file nothing happens. I check the task manager and what happens is a process named "Tor Browser (32 Bit)" appears for ...
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Need help compiling Tor really bad [closed]

I'm a newbie Tor programmer and I've just edited source code for first time, but I simply can't compile it in my Windows environment. Could someone help me or, if possible, compile it for me, since I'...
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What am I doing wrong? [closed]

OK So I put my "Tor" onto my Flash Drive instead of my hard drive... Is that OK to run it from there? (I figured, it's just on "F" instead of "C") problem I type into the text box (on the Tor ...