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Getting WebRTC built into TOR

Situation: I have been trying to get WebRTC onto the TOR Browser. I Know this might sound stupid at first, I explained my reasons on why I wanted to do this in my previous post: Getting WebRTC on TOR ...
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Enable plugins on Tor

There are several questions on how to enable plugins on Tor, all answered. My question is simple, how can I add Flash and/or Silverlight plugins in Tor and make sure they actually work, and please ...
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How do I enable plugins so I can use Tor to see sites that require plugins, and how do i prevent IP leak? [closed]

If a firewall is a good idea, where/how do i need to set up a firewall? (Sorry i'm not tech-savvy) Also i noticed firefox has an addon for preventing webrtc ip leaks. Can that be used with tor?
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Download and play video

How is it possible to download and play videos from any websites? The earlier version 5.5.5 had such option. where one can use such feature (for videos without a download option or a sign in for ...
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Why can't the Tor Browser run Adobe Flash Player? [duplicate]

I've tried to play some games that need the Adobe Flash Player but they don't load. I'd like to stay anonymous but also play those games. Why can't the Tor Browser run Adobe Flash Player?
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Adobe Shockwave Player (not Flash) [duplicate]

How can I use Adobe Shockwave Player with Tor? Is there any way to add the plugin? Does it reveal your real IP? Thanks
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Is the usage of download managers a security risk?

Sometimes my downloads in Tor interrupt, due to bad and unreliable internet-connections, and I start thinking if it's intelligent to use a download manager like "DownThemAll!" so I am able to resume ...
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I have trouble watching some video using the Tor Browser [duplicate]

Wanted to watch Colbert from stated but Tor says the plugin is disabled.
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Tor downloads files in the background, then asks for permission

After the recent updates, when i click download for any file, it takes a lot of time to show the message with 'download now' and 'cancel' options...but after clicking 'download now' and choosing the ...
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Can Tor be used with Netflix or Hulu?

I am curious as to how it would work to use Tor for Netflix or Hulu if I have paid subscriptions to both sites.
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TBB + FoxyProxy = Safe?

Can I safely use FoxyProxy together with the Tor Browser Bundle? I like to have an additional hop after the Tor exit node. Therefore I am considering the use of the FoxyProxy plugin to the Tor ...
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Any way to use Flash with Tor (to ONLY view country-blocked video streams)?

How can I configure Tor, with the Flash player, for ONLY accessing region-banned videos?
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Does not work soundcloud plugins

I would like to know how can I activate plugins for soundcloud.com via Tor Browser? I can't play music there and upload my tracks and photos now. Soundcloud.com is blocked in my country.
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Is it recommended to use additional addons to improve privacy?

Would security improve using Firefox extensions with the Tor Bundle (as Ghostery, HTTP Everywhere, Disconnect, DoNotTrackMe, Adblock Plus, Privdog... etc)?
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How can I use plugins in TorBrowser?

I visited a streaming site in TorBrowser, but it said it needed a plugin to stream videos. I've already installed the latest version of Adobe Flash Player, but it still won't stream videos or play ...
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WOT-add-on with Tor browser bundle [closed]

I´m using Tor browser bundle (v. 3.5). As I see there are four add-ons preinstalled: HTTPS-Everywhere, NoScript, and of course Torbutton and TorLauncher. I also understand that one shouldn´t install ...
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Random user agent in Tor Browser

I am currently using a Firefox Add-on which generates a random user agent string from a large list of user agents. I am trying to protect myself from organisations and governments with a lot of ...
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Have Tor appear to be a different browser

I was wondering is there a way to fool websites into thinking that I am using another browser instead of what I'm really using, Tor Browser. Say I wanted example.com to see me connecting to them using ...
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How can I check if a Firefox plugin is a deanonymization threat?

There are many useful Firefox plugins and extensions that are compatible with the Tor Browser Bundle - how do I know which ones are safe to install without compromising my Tor anonymization?
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I have a few question's about the Tor browser plugins and search engine [closed]

Okay firstly I am trying to use the search engine Dogpile but when I search for anything it comes up with no results. The next is about plugins I have flip4mac as well as silverlight and I can't add ...
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Tor plug-in for Chromium?

Is there a plug-in for Chromium to activate and deactivate Tor? I've found plug-ins to manage HTTP proxies, but not SOCKS5.
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How can I remove flash player forever from Tor?

Somehow flash player has gotten inside Tor and I do not like it. It offered one-click enable flash, but it doesn't state its risks and how long it will be enabled. I don't want to give up privacy for ...
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Is it possible to install the VLC plugin in the Tor browser?

I know that you're not "supposed" to use plugins in Tor - Flash and Java are two of the stupidest things you could use while trying not to be discovered. But let's say you'd like to view a video file ...