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Start only TOR without Firefox

You can run tor.exe without Tor browser in this way: 1) Copy torrc.defaults into the directory in which tor.exe is 2) Open cmd prompt windows 3) chdir to the directory where tor.exe is 4) Execute cmd ...
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sending email through .onion

It depends, there are a few scenarios. Internal mail, from: alice@foo.onion to: bob@foo.onion or from: alice@foo.com to: bob@foo.com The email never leaves the foo.com server(s), there's no way to ...
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Does using Email to send bridges and pluggable transport bridges hinder anonymity?

This is rather a non issue, I think. People typically use bridges when their Internet uplink (ISP, university, employer, etc.) blocks access to known entry guards. This may be part of national policy, ...
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Sending anonymous email

While there are some great suggestions in the other answers in this thread, we should be careful to answer the question actually being asked. OP asked for anonymous email. Many of these answers ...
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Signign into gmail with tor

You can't do anything better because Tor is build for providing effective anonymity for everyone. When you are using Gmail with Tor, Google see a bunch of logins from different places. Thats why ...
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Where I can get largest list of Tor-friendly email services?

SigAint is an email provider located in the hidden services. http://sigaintevyh2rzvw.onion/
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Unix command 'mail', send mail to an .onion address mail

The problem in your case consists of two parts, actually: Sending mail from command line to the MTA - Here you need to spool your message from a command line into the thing that will deliver it from ...
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So once I download Tor, do I get rid of other browsers?

That depends on what your goal is. Browsing the web via Tor is a lot slower than browsing it normally. Also, there are websites which block access from Tor to avoid abuse. When you decide to use only ...
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So once I download Tor, do I get rid of other browsers?

Those are lot of questions fired in one single post please ask some questions separately for you to get perfect answers. If I just stuff all these answers in a single paragraph then you will not read ...
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So once I download Tor, do I get rid of other browsers?

I would say NO, and if you want to dedicate a computer to Tor browsing, use tails. Preserve the other browsers because: You still want to check other sites containing personal information without ...
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Will I be anonym while I connect to onion domain through Tor?

It is all the game of probability. There no definite answer to your question. It depends on lots of factors, but let us take one scenario out of the table. Read the below declaration first: Tor ...
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Sending anonymous email

The technology is simply too complicated to boil it all down to one "reply that my mom would understand," unfortunately. There are some things you can do to significantly increase your level of ...
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Does using Email to send bridges and pluggable transport bridges hinder anonymity?

How about bitmessage? https://bitmessage.org If Tor gives a bitmessage address to request bridges like how it is done in email. Bitmessage is said to be encrypted P2P messaging protocol but it is ...
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Safe to login to personal accounts (email, Amazon, etc.) when using Tor?

Is it less or more safe to login to personal accounts (email, Amazon, etc.) when using Tor, compared to not using Tor? Generally speaking: Less safe. Don't do this. When using Tor, an exit ...
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Sending anonymous email

StartMail, https://www.startmail.com/ Cost: US$59.95 per year. StartMail never records and never saves your IP address. Your connection is via secure HTTPS encryption. StartMail has built-in PGP ...
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Can this anonymous email be traced back to me?

Okay I'm taking this account briefly out of retirement because Croll's answer is wrong and massively misleading. Yes, they can (most likely) figure out that it was you, technologically at least. So ...
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Is this setup to send anonymous email secure?

When you go to the place with the open wifi, you should additionally check if the place is physically secure. This means no cameras, no people who could shoulder-surf etc. Furthermore if you connect ...
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Hiding my location anonymous email

first if you are not sure how to work with Tor and TBB, i would highly recommend using Tails! if you use Tor for example your ISP can see that you use Tor, so if you don't want that, using a public ...
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Will I be anonym while I connect to onion domain through Tor?

Whether you are using Tor to browse an ordinary or an onion site, the site admin cannot know your IP address, since the traffic will appear as originating from the last Tor node it passes through, ...
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Is there any SMTP (business email) service for Tor?

Autistici has email reachable through a onion domain http://www.autistici.org/en/services/mail.html You can get a account there, then pipe mail through there, but keep in mind your server has to be ...
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Sending anonymous email

There already exists a solution for anonymous mail services. It is called Mixmaster. You can use it either with special clients (OmniMix for Windows) or with a website (Anonymouse). In the case of ...
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Is it possible to have "username@site.onion" addresses and FULLY avoid DNS with email?

Yes it is possible. But if your client accept resolving Onion addresses through SOCKS proxy. As an example, if you are developing own code, here is the way you should build your socket using ...
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Create a completely anonymous account on a hosting service

Like Roya said, achieving perfect anonymity is quite hard if not impossible. However there are some things that you can do. In general you should look for the keyword "Operational Security". So for ...
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Create a completely anonymous account on a hosting service

It is quite possible to create a quazi-anonymous account without Tor, but to do it, you need to understand how monitors make connections between accounts. Most of the time, a person attempting to ...
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Create a completely anonymous account on a hosting service

Nothing is completely anonymous, but you may register an email account in Riseup using Tor. Do provide a fictitious credentials when you register for the email. This may not be completely anonymous, ...
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Anonymous new email account 2015

The email provider that you are talking about is called tormail. It ran from about 2010-2013, and allowed people to send messages into the tor network, as well as out of it. It was an interesting ...
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Safe to login to personal accounts (email, Amazon, etc.) when using Tor?

Short answer: YES, it is safe as soon as those personal accounts are protected by HTTPS. By safe I assume you mean protecting your password's secrecy. HTTPS encrypts end-to-end traffic between your ...
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Safe to login to personal accounts (email, Amazon, etc.) when using Tor?

You have not defined "safe" but one way to think about it is to ask what information you create or leak by your two methods, login with and without use of the TorBrowser. Please note that the ...
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So once I download Tor, do I get rid of other browsers?

If it were not for the fact that you (a) have said explicitly that you're not a specialist and that often the instructions are not clear, and (b) that you intend to use your email via Tor, I wouldn't ...
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