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Questions tagged [tor-browser-bundle]

The Tor Browser Bundle lets you use Tor without needing to install any software by pairing Firefox and Vidalia.

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Why does JavaScript that compares window.screen.availHeight and window.innerHeight help me to detect Tor browser?

For some website we're working on, I've been asked to detect if users are using the Tor browser. Looking around this came up: https://stackoverflow.com/a/28202492 From that answer, a quick and dirty ...
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What is a good a windows news reader with TOR access?

What is a good a windows news reader with TOR access? I will prefer if its free but anything will do...
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Does torbrowser leave details of bookmarks after deletion of bundle from windows 10

I have read a lot of conflicting info regarding this. If i delete torbrowser from my pc using windows 10, does tor leave behind traces of bookmarks?
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I downloaded a file from TOR and it dissapeared

I downloaded a file from TOR and it dissapeared. Should I be worried? it also dissapeared from the download history too.
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Start up failure

I downloaded Tor and hit Down Load but all I get is a screen shot of countries of the world. how do I get Tor to launch? I do get a box that asks me to save a file, then it disappears. What can ...
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slow tor package download

Downloading the tar from torproject.org takes almost an hour. I have great high speed, and everything else downloads as fast as expected. This is a frequent issue, not a one time problem. Is this ...
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How to run the tor browser through a second proxy after Tor?

My arch-nemesis, Akamai, is interfering with my ability to live my daily life. Question #1229 is very similar, but it asks about the Tor router, and its answer provides a way to chain after the Tor ...
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I am getting “signature verification failed”

I downloaded Tor some while ago but never really used it. Recently I started it up and got "Signature Verification Failed. You may be under attack or there might just be a network problem. Click start ...
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Zorin (Ubuntu 14.04) update fails, destroys working install in use for years

I've reinstalled via that webd(?) source, but it again auto updates and destroys the working install. Very frustrating.
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giving error ta dando erro no TOr eu clico em reiniciar e nao vai

O Tor fechou inesperadamente. isso pode ser devido a um bug no Tor em si, a um outro programa no seu sistema, ou a um problema com o equipamento. o navegador Tor nao podera acessar nenhum website ate ...
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Tor Auto Update question

How many times do I have to tell TOR that I NEVER want it to update?. is there another way than in the options menu to disable updating? The problem is that I do not want to use tor 8.0. I have ...
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how do i host .onion on my top level domain name

I understand how to start up a TLD and host the website. how do i host .onion on my top level domain name. Do we purchase the .onion? Any suggestions on this question.
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Tor is using different bridges every time I start

My Tor Browser is using different obfs4 bridges every time I start. Is this okay ? Somewhere I read that Tor should use same bridge every time it connects and every 3 month it change the bridge. In ...
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How to use NYX with TorBrowser?

Specifically the question is: How can we use on macOS nyx (from homebrew) to control TorBrowser (native macOS Application)? (It is clear that one could install tor from homebrew and use nyx from ...
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Tor use different bridges

I have Windows and Linux on my computer. Both have Tor installed and I'm connecting using bridges - default obfs4 that come with Tor. Windows Tor and Linux Tor was using same bridge to connect. But ...
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How bowse .onion sites with a router (raspberrypi) without tor browser

Can we use a raspberry pi for accessing .onion site with the tor config ? I see some tutorials that add in that conf file VirtualAddrNetwork AutomapSuffixes .onion,.exit AutomapOnResolve 1 but ...
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user agent in tor browser 8.0.3

i have used jondo site to verify my ip and anonimity. i have used tor browser with most restrictive settings. but jondo shows that user agent is not that is expected. it is mozilla/5.0 (windows NT 6....
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Change Tor Browser display name on Mac toolbar

I wanted to know how to change Tor Browser display name on Mac toolbar for something else. I already change the icon and the name of the Tor Browser application for Firefox. I also wanted to know if ...
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Are Google’s captchas often downright impossible to solve for Tor users because reCAPTCHA is *lying* to them?

(Stack Exchange’s system tells me that my question appears to be subjective and is likely to be closed. But judge for yourself if this is the case.) Do you remember when Google used text captchas ...
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Hidden files are hidden (reproducible)

Specification: OS: Ubuntu 16.04 Tor Browser Bundle: upgraded from 7.x to 8.0.3 (latest version) Issue (summary): FileChooser.show-hidden is set to false after save and open dialog is canceled or ...
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Entry Nodes and Tor Browser Bundle

two questions: 1) I'm running a Tor relay for over a year now, which gained many flags, but sadly not the "Entry Guard". Nevertheless I would like to use the relay as my first hop into Tor, because I ...
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How can I uninstall Tor from Windows 10?

I'd like to uninstall Tor but can't. I've deleted the desktop links and that didn't do it. I've searched my system for any other instances of "Tor" but the only remaining file is the installation ...
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Uisng tor browser full screen is bad, but is it's relative screen position bad too?

AFAIK using tor browser in full screen is bad for privacy. Analytics can read your screen size and that becomes another metric to track you by. Do any of you guys know if the relative position of ...
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Hidden services not displaying fonts

I've been trying to visit a hidden service lately, and it hasn't been displaying fonts correctly, instead making them all "arial". How can I remedy this?
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Sniper attack in tor

I want to simulate sniper attack in tor by shadow simulator. First step I must stop reading from tcp connection from client to entry node!I found connection_stop_reading_from_linked_conn function in ...
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Is Tor safe for windows ten?

I have been looking up that tor may or may not be for windows 10 and I want to use tor for looking around the deep web. several people said that windows 10 has lots of data that can act as spyware.
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Torbrowser (tor) fails to start on Mojave

So I recently updated to Mojave OS X, this seems to have broken Tor Browser.app I use the Homebrew package manager, running the actual tor from the command line works fine though when I try to launch ...
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Can we use Tor browser over a Tor rooter?

I have a tor router on my raspberry pi, and I listen somewhere that using the tor bundle over a router who route the trafic over tor is not secure, Is there someone that can explain more in depth why ...
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Any way to find out if my version of Tor is safe/is leaking information?

After downgrading from Tor latest version to Tor 7.5.6, I logged in to the site with Tor without issues, and the Tor kept popping up the familiar dialogue whether I wanted to allow Http canvass ...
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What happens if orbot loses connection while you are browsing the normal net and onion sites?

If orbot loses it's connection to Tor while you're browsing in regular net or onion sites does your isp automatically see where you are and what your browsing? Because as far as I can tell you won't ...
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Error log while connecting to TOR

10/11/18, 05:21:37.247 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 10/11/18, 05:21:48.507 [NOTICE] ...
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Recompile Tor 8.2 with MinGW-W64 bit

The new version of Tor-8.0 and above having some problem's with the recompiling. before the new version i used to download the source code, change it(change the number of node's for example) and ...
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TOR won't connect. Problem bootstrapping, stuck at 10%. Network is unreachable, NOROUTE?

TOR doesn't connect. Here is the log regarding the problem: 10/9/18, 14:11:05.210 [NOTICE] Bootstrapped 10%: Finishing handshake with directory server 10/9/18, 14:15:04.646 [WARN] Problem ...
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Is OBFS4 working in China and Venezula?

I just set up a new bridge running OBFS4 obfuscation, and am wondering if OBFS4 is working in China and Venezuela? Thanks for the insight.
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Tor and app control solutions

Tor looks very advanced in network intelligence, but before the target, the last, the first node, the firewall, the proxy, there's the computer himself ! What if Tor is blacklisted from a computer-...
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How to bring back the default Firefox start page?

By default, Tor Browser 8.0 offers its own home page "about:tor" with DuckDuckGo search bar, version indicator, get started guide and other useless things. It would be great to replace it with the ...
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Which file to download from the archive?

I'm trying to install an older version of TOR Browser after dumping the latest update. I Want to find which file I download for use in 64 bit Windows platform, but all files in https://archive....
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Why are the gpg commnd results for posted keys and fingerprints different from what I see in my terminal?

I enter: gpg --keyserver pool.sks-keyservers.net --recv-keys 0x4E2C6E8793298290 result: gpg: requesting key 93298290 from hkp server pool.sks-keyservers.net gpg: key 93298290: public key "Tor Browser ...
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DNS over HTTPS and Tor

Mozilla Firefox has added the ability to use Trusted Recursive Resolver within Firefox. This means that it's now possible to route DNS queries over HTTPS without additional software. It was included ...
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Why did Tor Client from Browser in Windows cannot connect to Tor Network using a user-provided Tor Bridge Information

My goal: Establish Tor network from Tor Browser (in Windows 10) using a user-provided Tor Bridge. What I did so far: Following this Tor Wiki, I set an obfs4 Tor Bridge up in an Ubuntu 16.04 machine. ...
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FF Quantum broke Disqus

I can't log in to any Disqus discussion from Tor. I'm on Tor 8.5a1 on 64-bit Mint 18.3, and I didn't have this problem before Tor switched to FF 57/Quantum. I can use Tor to log onto the Disqus ...
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Question concerning new CAPTCHA in obfs4 request

the fact that one can now request a private i.e. non-public obfs4 bridge through a CAPTCHA is certainly a bigger ease of use than before. Will this work under censorship and if so, I don't understand ...
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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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Get Ounces Of TOP SHELF AAA BUDS for 80 and 70 a pop

Yo all get ounces of top shelf buds from 70 to 80 pounds a pop all ounces are half price bulk discount prices, I got my order from them yesterday and it came in 4 days. So top marks for speed also the ...
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malicious entry nodes & obfs4 briges and DPI censorship

i need to use tor under tight DPI censorship situation. I need to be able to hide the fact i'm using Tor both from my gvt's DPI GFW and from my ISP. The only way for me to get Tor working is through ...
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NoScript enabled automatically by Tor Browser updates

When using the Tor Browser Bundle for the first time JavaScript is enabled by default. I turn it off. At some distant point in the future, Tor Browser updates enable Javascript automatically and do ...
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Tor Browser Bundle User Agent

I remember (or perhaps I should say that I think I remember) that the Tor Browser Bundle was configured, under all operating systems, to show in the user-agent field that it was running on a Windows ...
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Help to remove tor

Last night I installed tor and now i want to delete it and install some new package. I am getting the following error. How do i fix this please help. sudo apt-get install mysql-server Reading ...
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Proxy problems - New to TOR

I'm new to TOR and mistakingly fiddled with the proxy settings, now I am unable to establish a connection to TOR. This is the message shown: 9/12/18, 16:09:54.536 [WARN] You specified a public ...
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Interesting TorBrowser / Bing interaction, wondering if anyone has a clue why?

When using regular ol' Firefox with HTTPSAnywhere and Noscript, doing an image search on Bing and searching for "lolcats" will get you the expected image results, but also this little related search "...