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Exiting Tor Browser correctly by command

I am writing a script in bash that automatically starts tor browser by ./start-tor-browser google.com and trace for some time and end the process. After that I start the tor browser again and after ...
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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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Dirport / Orport stop being unreachable after some time

Just set up a Tor relay on Digital Ocean running Ubuntu 16.04 using tor-relay.co and everything is seemingly going well. However, every so often the relay will cease to work and I'll get the following ...
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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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Tor permission error

I am trying to run hidden services with tor. But when I start it just using tor I get this error: ... is not owned by this user (user, 1000) but by debian-tor (118). Perhaps you are running Tor as ...
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How do I use tor network to access my email account

Is there anyway to use tor network to securely access me email accounts like with onion? I use tor browser to access my email account and sent my self an email to another email service and it showed ...
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How to use tor?

So I have tor or tor browser installed on my PC I have medium security setting on but what now am I safe to search?? I'm new to this whole thing and I've got it on mobile but I don't really know what ...
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Static/Portable Tor Build For MacOS

Pretty much what the title says, is it possible to get a static Tor build running with modern code? All of the examples I've seen of this are from years ago, mostly on Linux too. I'm in an environment ...
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What precautions should I take if I want to use Tor to hide my traffic from my University?

I am student at university and use university internet. I am interested in using Tor to prevent my university from seeing what sites I visit and what I am doing on those sites. As I understand it now, ...
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Error Messages Problem

I keep getting these error messages. Generic Sock Error, Access Denied, and most recently, Access Denied-this website is using a security service to protect from online attacks whenever I try to ...
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Connecting to a tor server through clearnet

Can I setup a server on the tor network but connect to it via an application of mine via clearnet. Or is there some way to setup my application to connect to the tor network and then to my server ...
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New channel in TG

I'm not native speaker, so sorry for my english My story is long, but qustion is short, so i combine it: in my oppinion, anonymity is realy important now, but a lot of people ignore it, cause think, ...
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When trying to open Tor, I'm getting this error message

I'm new to this, so sorry if this is a stupid question and/or an easy fix. I just can't seem to find any information that helps with this issue anywhere. Whenever I go to open Tor, I'm getting this ...
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Unable to pick a suitable Tor Browser version for OSX 10.5.8

Is there a version of Tor browser for OSX 10.5.8 PPC G5? The only thing available for my OS I see is for 10.6 and above. Thanks.
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Problem starting Tor Browser 6, using Windows 7, 64-bit

After I start up my computer, I make sure the internet is connected. Then I try to start torbrowser, last upgrade was to version 6.0.4. I have problems getting it to start now. I keep getting a pop ...
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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 network connection

IDK whats the problem, it worked till now. Blockquote 7/10/2018 13:08:01 PM.600 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all ...
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Can I switch Circuit between Specific ExitNodes?

I want to use Specific ExitNodes and Switch between them only. I have tried modify TORRC using Code ExitNodes 153.126.210.34, 88.33.1.152, 103.28.53.138 , 104.200.20.46 StrictNodes 1 But When I try ...
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I can't download TOR. When i try it says "This app cant run on your PC. To find a version with your pc, contact the software publisher"

I have a windows 10 Laptop. I tried to download TOR, and when I downloaded the first file, the one on their website, it had that message. I downloaded it successfully, but when i tried to open it, it ...
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Can I get a T-shirt by donating Tor $75 via cryptocurrency?

Recently, I donated Tor $25 via Bitcoin, but then I realized that they’re running a campaign that they will give people who donated $75 or more a T-shirt. Just wondering if I can send them $50 more ...
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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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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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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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Updated Tor Browser to the latest version and lost all scrapbooked records. Anyway to find the records?

I updated tor browser to the latest version that does not support ScrapBook X. It looks like I lost all my scrapbooked records. Is there any way to find the records? Thanks!
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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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For the past 5 days when I click on "Test for Network Setttings" all I get is "Secure Connection Failed". This is the first time this has happened.

Secure Connection Failed The connection to the server was reset while the page was loading. The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the authenticity of the received data could not be ...
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Can't Open Tor (Ubuntu/Linux) - says its already running

I'm having difficulty running Tor on Ubuntu (linux). This is a new problem, as I had been using it with no problems over the past year. Today, it will no longer start up when I click the icon. The ...
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If I upload an image using Tor on Pinterest, would anyone know it was I?

I created an account on Pinterest Using Tor Browser. Then I uploaded an image from my phone on Pinterest(Tor Browser), would anyone know it was me who uploaded the image?
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Why do I get "invalid argument" when trying to verify Tor Browser's signature on Windows 10?

this is a copy of the cmd window: Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.19042.985] (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. C:\WINDOWS\system32>gpgv --keyring .\tor.keyring Downloads\torbrowser-...
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Can't load tor browser [closed]

This is what I get on my screen when trying to load tor: Tor browser already running but not responding. The old tor browser process must be closed to open a new window. I click on the message, ...
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My Mouse and Keyboard Don't Work With Tails

Update: I Finally got Tails installed to my USB flash drive. When Tails loads to the welcome screen I can't do anything because, the Mouse and Keyboard don't work. How do I get them to work? Thank ...
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Tor Expert Running tor check fails

I have configured Tor to run as a Windows service, it seems to be working as it is producing logs. I have configured it to run on 9990. I have configured Firefox proxy to use it, however when I check ...
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What is "sedCh0n6k"?

Something weird appears when I click on Tow icon to open browser: an icon with binary numbers, a lock and an X appears. the icon's name is "sedCh0n6k". What is it? I am using Ubuntu.
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Linux tor.service fails with "Unable to raise RLIMIT_MEMLOCK" at boot

[Archlinux 5.9.8-arch1-1] Since my kernel update 5.8.5 -> 5.9.3, tor.service fails at boot. The corresponding client setup is pretty plain but I can't find the hold-up ... $ tor --version Tor ...
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my tor failed to establish a network connection

It can still connect before yesterday.My system is windows 3/3/21, 06:55:12.307 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing ...
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What is the reason that Tor doesn't have Qwant as a search engine?

Qwant claims like DuckDuckgo to be a privacy focused search engine with european servers and their own indexing. So what is the reason Tor doesn't show it as a search engine? Thank you for your help!
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Tor 10.0.12 | No Checkboxes displayed

I am facing this issue since 10.0.10 on Manjaro Linux. Now I am on a fresh install of 10.0.12. Since the update no checkboxes in forms are displayed any more. Even this is the case when I try to ...
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many IP tor in blacklist?

too many tor ip's have been blacklisted. When I try to login gmail, google, youtube. I'm tired of having to verify captcha constantly. Is there a way to exclude the IPs that have been blacklisted. Or ...
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Is there a way to connect to a git remote located on the onion hidden service?

I have recently set up an onion hidden service specifically to use it with git. I've used the method described in the answer for this question, however, I wasn't able to figure out the exact way to ...
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When I try to search for a site in duckduckgo it brings me to a blank white page [duplicate]

I just redownloaded TOR for the first time in a while so im relearning it. I tried to go to google just to try it out and see if it would work. Duckduckgo sent me to a blank white page with a search ...
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Tor browser downloading MPEG-4 videos instead of playing them

a pop up window shows up asking what to do with the file instead of playing it in the browser. I just reinstalled tor and before the reinstallation it worked just fine
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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 ...
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Block http traffic

I configured a hidden service and it works. But when i type the IP into a regular browser, the same web page is hosted from the apache server. How do i prevent it from serving the http content and ...
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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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Loading slow & times out

Solutions only for developers. Useless for individuals. Please prove to me that if resolved for individuals, some of whom are also developers, none of those developers are or could be scammers. The ...
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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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using proxy after tor

I'm looking to use proxychain to make a chain connection LOCAL -> Tor -> Residential Proxy -> My VPS. Could you please give me an advice how to configure the iptable to allow proxychain using ...
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Tor experimentation with replay traffic

I want to replay some real traffic and send it through Tor to collect Tor encrypted traffic. From what I have read so far, the shadow simulator or a private Tor testbed seem to be the best and safest ...
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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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How to Install Tor browser through command line

I'm newbie on Linux and I can't install Tor on Ubuntu (Kubuntu) the way you teach. Some applications give a step-by-step commands and it's only copy and past and includes all things to make updates ...

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