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Questions tagged [ip-address]

An IP address is a label which is assigned to every device which is connected to a network.

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A website is stopping access from Tor, are there any solutions?

Here's the issue with a website. When I used VPN plus Tor: I got banned. When I use VPN (but use a normal browser), I am Ok and can normally do what I have to do at that website. So, if the Tor ...
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Can't open Tor Browser with Greek IP

There is something weird going on. I wanted to enter Tor Browser using a greek IP but can't connect. I think i'm doing everything correct since I am able to connect using US IP, German IP, even New ...
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Banned IP on website using Tor

I tried to visit a legitimate website while using TOR browser, and it couldn't load as the IP of the exit node was "banned due to illegal activities". Then I tried to use "new identity" (another exit ...
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How does having a dynamic IP for Tor relay affect its metrics?

I'm running a Tor non-exit relay on a network with a dynamic IP that changes every day. What is the update on how this can affect the metrics of my relay (mainly the stable flag, uptime, consensus ...
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Can tor nodes (entry, exit, others) store IPs?

I'm a new Tor user. And I want to ensure several questions. Can "entry point" router store my IP? Can "middle relay" store "entry point" IP? Can "exit point" router store "middle relay" IP? I think ...
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How do Google servers discriminate anonymous users?

First of all, I am a new user of Tor and a very naive computer user in general, so excuse me if I am too thick. When I searched anything on Google using Tor, most times I got the 'Error 403 forbidden'...
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How does Tor hide IP address if IP is essential for routing

To establish connection with Tor node I need to send my IP address. Otherwise it will not know where to send reply. How is this better than ssl connection over proxy? Is this only helpful as ...
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IP blocked the day after using for first time

My IP address has been "blacklisted" after using TOR for only a day. I am not using it for anything scandalous. How do I get my IP address cleared? The message I see when I try to search for ...