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No http:// in the URL bar of my search results using Tor browser

As mentioned in previous answer, Tor is based on Firefox, which by default trims URLs, and won't show the schema part on the URL bar if the site you're browsing to uses plain HTTP protocol. There's a ...
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No http:// in the URL bar of my search results using Tor browser

The Tor browser is based on Firefox, which since some time doesn't display the "http://" part of the URL you navigated to. This simply mirrors the fact that you don't need to type "http://" at the ...
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"Open in Tor" on the right side of Brave's URL bar

With the help from outside of stackexchange.com I got the answer: Using curl -sI https://radar.squat.net/en | grep -i onion reveals the Onion-Location keyword which lead to the answer: The Brave.com ...
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Does Torch, a darknet search engine, really index 1 billion hidden services?

A "page" and a "site" are different things. For example, Wikipedia is just one site, but it has 52,702,416 pages. If Torch has indexed two million hidden services, then it only ...
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Trying to pass TTL expired error: socks.SOCKS5Error: 0x06: TTL expired

proxies = { 'http': 'socks5h://127.0.0.1:9050', 'https': 'socks5h://127.0.0.1:9050' socks proxies are not the same as http/https proxies. You can't interchange the two. you will need to use a ...
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Special search in tor

Go to a search engine that searches onion services. You can find some here or here. Once you find a search engine that you want to use, right-click on the search bar and choose "add keyword for this ...
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Brave Browser's Bundled Tor reveals browser through search, is this a privacy issue?

I found that Tor exit nodes can't see the full path of a URL, only the domain (and subdomain if one is used). The full path including the referrer URL in this case is encrypted. See this answer on ...
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Replicating onion address algorithim?

Thanks @Yawning Angel, your answer helped, also the answer in this question, the code: function privkey2pubkey($privKey) { $privKey = str_replace(array("\r", "\n", ' ', '=', '-----...
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Preview site content safely

You could simply try searching for the address on a search engine that indexes .onions which should give you an idea of what the site is about. If that doesn't work: Since your concern seems to be ...
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Using Tor to make HTTPS requests in Python

Here are your pyCURL and a howto UPDATE: Copy-pasting by request - copyright to code to sources mentioned upstrings: amnesia@amnesia: ~$ cat checkTor.py #!/usr/bin/env python import pycurl curl = ...
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URL returns 404 error

The 'One More Step' page is from CloudFlare, a hosting provider. (See https://www.cloudflare.com/) The 404 indicates that the URL you visit points to something that doesn't exist. Now since the same ...
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