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Proxy Client: unable to connect to xxx.xxx.xxx ("Connection refused")

Your log tells you, that you have no usable consensus. So I guess, its not about the restricted sites you like to visit, its about your firewall, not letting you connect to the tor-default ...
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Can my ISP see that I am operating a hidden service?

Your ISP is able to figure out that you're using Tor from the network traffic you make. In particular they can analyze ordinary Tor traffic for telltale fingerprints. If you live in a (relative to ...
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Route c++ through Tor using socks

https://tor.stackexchange.com/a/2131/743 this is a description of what I did when I implemented (using c# instead of c++ though, but it should be the same) here is a copy paste of the text Tor ...
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Tor won't work if I try to config custom ExitNodes

Tor decided not to support the naming system anymore. There is a proposal which proposes to kill the Named flag. Sebastian Hahn announced this change in August 2014. So instead of names you should ...
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Tor and macOS Sierra

If you're having trouble saving the changes to the prefs.js file, might be a permissions issue. Did you try updating the pref.js file using terminal: sudo nano ~/Library/Application Support/...
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How to get tor on my iPhone 7

There is no official Tor app that is developed by or maintained by the Tor Project. If you trust the Tor Project, that does not necessarily mean you should trust arbitrary Tor apps you find in the iOS ...
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Tor Browser dropped support for 10.8

Why Run Supported Software I agree with @canonizingironize, you are still going to be a target. There are so many people running out-of-date software that targeting them is lucrative. Also, let's not ...
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Not Supported by this type of mac

Check your mac model and specs too see if your mac is 32 bit or 64 bit. TOR ended support for 32 bit mac's operating system-10.6.8 snow leopard cause Apple ended support for snow leopard. If your ...
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Tor on computer connects fine using bridges, portable Tor does not

I used to have a similar problem as you. Now it is fixed for me, using the method described here: https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/17377 obfs4proxy crash no apparent reason ...
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torbrowser-install-4.5.1 installation problem on Windows XP

Download the Tor Browser Bundle. Right-click the application file. At the bottom, click "Properties". You will see a notice that says "This program seems to have come from another computer.." Click ...
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Is it possible to favour a specific IP address?

that's perfectly possible, at least if there's an exit node in/on that particular city/state/country/continent (you'll need to do your research as to where exactly the exits are physically located ...
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