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Questions tagged [noscript]

<noscript> is an HTML element used to provide fallback content for scripts which fail to execute. NoScript is the name of a browser plugin to control which scripts are allowed to run in your browser.

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Cannot persist NoScript settings on TorBrowser 8

NoScript resetting to default after closing Tor Browser NoScript default is enabling script, object, media, frame, font, webgl, fetch, other!! I can manually go to extension page and reset to true ...
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Can site.com attach (and access) identifying cookies to TorBrowser session if JavaScript disabled?

Can site.com attach (and access) identifying cookies to TorBrowser session if JavaScript disabled? I request "New Identity" and disable all JavaScript using TBB's NoScript in top-left of browser. I ...
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What does “Permanent ”Allow“ commands in private windows” in Noscript 2.6.9.10 employed in Tor browser mean?

Tor browser version 4.0.3 employes Noscript version 2.6.9.10 and one has observed a new drop in command in this Noscript version. Namely: "Permanent "Allow" commands in private windows". What is the ...
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TorButton Warning and SSL

A little new to Tor, been taking a closer look at how requests happen in the browser. At the top when I open Tools >> Web Developer >> Browser Console and start browsing the web I notice a few things: ...
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Noscript DISABLED on tor 8.0.8

Noscript is completely disabled/turned off in Tor 8.0.8 and there is no way to turn it back on. I have tried reinstalling. If I try to install any version of Noscript on the firefox addon store, Tor ...
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Where is noscript source code in Tor browser bundle

I'm trying to find the source code of noscript in the Tor browser bundle, usually (given how firefox does it) it should be under <uniqueID>.default/extensions, however with Tor browser bundle ...
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No websites listed when I click the NoScript icon

I'm using TorBrowser v4.0.5 on Ubuntu v14. I have NoScript set to "Forbid Scripts Globally". When I encounter a webpage that doesn't work, I sometimes will turn Javascript on for that page only; but I'...
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NoScript 5.0.6 not working on TBB current build 7.0.2

As title says, just wondering if anyone else is experiencing this issue. I have enabled NS and the whitelist is empty. NS seems to be 'trusting' everything by default unless I mark each entry on a ...
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My add-ons are not updating when tor browser is restarted

My add-ons are not updating, no matter how many times I restart tor browser. In my add-ons tab I have these messages: HTTPS-Everywhere will be updated after you restart Tor Browser. NoScript will ...
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CAPTCHA and time counter scripts

When I access a download site such as depositfiles, I have to enable scripts for the download to take place. The scripts are: Re-CAPTCHA and a time counter for about a minute, the download is only ...
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Disable javascript in Tor Browser Bundle 4.0.2

I can't find a way to disable JavaScript in Tor Browser Bundle version 4. References on the net refer to previous versions. Also can't find Noscript either.
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How dangerous is to allow Google javascript?

I know it's dangerous to allow javascript on some website. But very often if you want to register on a website you need to type captcha. If you want to see captcha you need to allow javascript from ...
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NoScript has disabled Ublock's scripts

For some time now NoScript has disabled all Ublock's scripts. I have not this problem on Firefox. The scripts only work when I put Tor on low level of security. Can I put it on high level and do this: ...
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How to block scripts loading from certain domains?

On a few sites I visit using Tor, there are (apparently harmless) third-party scripts collecting user activity information for marketing purposes. These scripts are seriously slowing down the page ...
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Something wrong with noscript in TBB 7.0? [closed]

I am using TBB quite a while, currently in version 7.0 on Ubuntu studio. Just recently I came across a strange behaviour of noscript, that probably might not be intended: When i visit a site and ...
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NoScript settings by default have Allow Scripts Globally (dangerous) ticked [duplicate]

I noticed that on occasion my browser has this opened by default when opening Tor Browser bundle and wont allow the appearance tag to work when I select options, but instead doesn't show any. In some ...
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Why sites show me always the message “captcha not correct”?

I enabled option allow scripts globally but when I try to log in on some sites although I write correct captcha, they show me that it isn't correct. I disabled addon noscript and haven't any issue. ...
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Why did NoScript in my TorBrowser change to “Allow all scripts Globally” on its own?

Today I noticed that NoScript in TorBrowser has allowed all scripts globally! I've had them disabled by default ever since I formated the disc. I didn't change any NoScript settings. Both my laptop's ...
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XSS errors with recent update

I have been using Tor for about a year now and been happy with the project, at least until the last update 5.5.4, which is behaving oddly. :(( One site I used to visit often was mail.com, where I ...
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Why is video/mp4 and video/webm blocked by noscript in TBB?

Is it safe to disable the default blocking? Why was it added/turned on? Having to click 'temporary allow' and sit through a page reload every time I want to watch a video or load one when scrolling ...
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Why is the NoScript in TBB different than Firefox?

I was excited that The Tor Browser Bundle was essentially Firefox and that it already cam with several useful extensions. I had put off using it because I didn't want to sacrifice things like ...
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How to allow specific scripts in order to watch videos

In order to watch videos with Tor, it seems to be necessary to turn off NoScript. However, this results in messages like transferring data from Google Analytics. So my question is: is it possible to ...
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Can not see comments via Facebook on fr.sputniknews.com with Tor Browser 7.0.4. Why?

All was fine with Tor Browser 7.0.2, I can see comments via Facebook on https://fr.sputniknews.com under all news. But it seems there's a bug now. Do you have a solution ? If not, is it risky to ...
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NoScript XSS Warning False Positive

Let's say we go to a site, like https://unicornify.pictures/, and, for no reason at all, drag some of the text on the page to the space to the right of the new tab plus sign. This should open up a ...
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Can't access NoScript from browser page

Tor Browser 8.5a10 NoScript 10.2.4 MacOS 10.13.6 (High Sierra) The NoScript menu is missing from the address bar, so I cannot allow/disallow scripts on the web page that I am currently on. I can ...
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Tor Not Working every time I start it

Every time I start the Tor browser, I get this red screen with this message: "Something is not working. Tor is not working in this browser". I have to close Tor and reopen it for the message in red ...
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Another tor version, noscript is still OFF by default!

Is there any way to fix this? Every time I start tor browser I have to go to the settings and untick all 8 boxes from the default settings. It's a waste of time, and shouldn't be necessary for a ...
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Is it ok to the Orbot with the normal Firefox browser on android?

I noticed that when using Orbots "VPN Mode" that my normal Firefox browser works fine and when I visit check.torproject.org it says I'm connected even though I'm not using the Tor Browser specifically....