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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 ...
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Having trouble starting Tails from DVD

Trying to get started with Tails. downloaded .iso, verified key sig, burned dvd, (verified) but can't figure out how to start Tails or the Tails Installer, as I cannot find that app. DVD (and .iso ...
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CloudFare without Captcha

I am trying to go to a website, namely, fiverr.com However, Cloudfare blocks me and doesn't give me any chance to go past through the page. There is NO CAPTCHA for me to see and type. Any issues? ...
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Tor bundle doesn't open on Mac - help please! [duplicate]

I've downloaded the browser bundle, created a new folder in applications and moved it across from downloads to there. I've even moved it to the desktop and tried opening it. I've rebooted my Mac 3 ...
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Where is my old Browser stuff?

I was using Firefox and had loads of bookmarks set up. I install Tor expecting it to be an alternative browser but it has taken over all my browsing. Can I get my old browser 'as-was' back? Thank you ...
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Unable to start Tor browser using an account other than the one it was installed with (Windows 7)

I have just installed Tor Browser package (Windows), using my admin account (installation failed with a normal account due to insufficient privileges. I am able to start the Tor browser ok with the ...
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Orbot installation error. Unknown error code in installation: “-24”

Had Orbot working fine for a long time, then made an error in deinstalling it. Wanted to reinstall, no way. Installation starts, and stops/finishes with "unknown error code:-24" in Google Play. ...
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Trying to set up a bridge, no luck!

I'm relatively new to Tor, having read about it in my newspaper so I thought I'd give it a go. Having read about relays and bridges and so forth I thought I'd try it out. I managed to get a relay ...
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How do I uninstall Tor browser from Windows 7?

I need to get detailed instructions how to completely remove Tor browser from Windows 7.
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Obfsproxy problem in ubuntu

I have problem with Tor and obfsproxy for using bridges on ubuntu 14.04. Tor could not start obfsproxy and always return permission denied. tail -f /var/log/tor/log Aug 01 13:06:30.000 [notice] Tor ...
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Tor Browser Bundle - Ubuntu 14.04 LTS - How To Launch [start-tor-browser]

I am running the Ubuntu version 14.04 LTS, 64-bit (Desktop) and now the (Tor Browser Bundle) Ver.3.6.2 refuses to run the shell-script or launch the start-tor-browser?
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Help with Orbot/Tor on Kindle

When I launch Orbit it says I'm connected to the Tor network but when I do the browser check it says I am not. Can anyone help me with this problem, much ado prepared.
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Connection Problems

I am having problems connecting to sites with Tor. I made sure that all my firewall settings were properly allowing Tor and sure that my system clock was set to the proper time. It was set to the ...
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Windows Installation Location

The installation instructions don't cover this. I'm trying to install Tor Bundle for the first time and the setup prompts me for an installation location, defaulted to a folder on my desktop. This ...
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Complete Network Noob: please help me set-up Tor

Hi all I'm trying to set up Tor on my school laptop to get around the schools censorship but I'm a wee bit stuck. I've put in the proxy that's required for access to the schools network, checked for ...
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Can I sign into Facebook

I am new here. My question pertains to signing into Facebook off of Tor. If I use the Tor Browser to sign into Facebook and I have a stalker of some sort monitoring my phone not the actual facebook ...
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Cannot connect using Firefox?

Every time I try using Tor. An error message reads "Firefox cannot establish connection to server", I don't know how to fix it. Can anyone help? See screenshot.
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Is there anyway to play Runescape in the Tor Browser?

I was just wandering, because I have searched for a while now and haven't had any luck yet. Runescape uses Java and when I go to the site to play the game, it says I must download Java. I already have ...
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I want USA only ip addresses, how do i set that up? [duplicate]

Would like a step by step explanation on how i can set my Tor to only use USA ip/exit nodes, thank you....
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Can I help Tor if I just have webspace?

I'm thinking about how I can help Tor and its users. However I don't own big servers and also don't want to run a relay from my home. The only thing I have up to now is some private website. Is there ...