A free software implementation of second-generation onion routing, a system enabling its users to communicate anonymously on the Internet.

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How to launch Tor?

I'm trying to use Tor but the problem is when I click on the tor browser it says it needs an update. I grant permission (Allow executing file as program) to start-tor-browser and i downloaded the ...
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Cannot find or run Tor Browser on Ubuntu 12.05 after installing it

I just installed Tor Browser on UBUNTU 12.05 (PRECISE) following the instructions from TOR site about using the DEBIAN repository instead of UBUNTU repository. It went fine up to point where I enter ...
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Tor Browser do not start [duplicate]

I tried to start Tor Browser using the icon from the unzipped folder, but nothing happened. Same with the line command : ./start-tor-browser.desktop bash: start-tor-browser.desktop: command not ...
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How to configure tor-arm?

What is the proper way to configure arm command in tor-arm package to work on 14.04? Because every time I run arm it returns: Connection refused. Is the ControlPort enabled? I didn't happen to ...
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How can I install the latest version of Tor?

I can't run tor from Iran with obfs3 but when I download the latest version of Tor Browser from https://www.torproject.org/dist/torbrowser/4.5.1/tor-browser-linux64-4.5.1_en-US.tar.xz, it worked ...
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tor installing problem [closed]

this is what happend when i try installing tor $ apt-get install tor Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following extra packages will ...
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How do I start Tor Browser?

My experience with Linux based operative systems are quite small but I learnt a lot when I used Elementary OS Luna (based on Ubuntu 12.04). Had help from internet and a friend with more than 10 years ...
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Change IP address which is given by Tor using the terminal

Is there a way to change the IP address which is given by Tor from the terminal? I have the Tor service, and I want to change the IP address which Tor gives me from the terminal. Or in other words: ...
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export SOCKS_SERVER not working

I try $ export socks_proxy=127.0.0.1:9150 and $ wget http://icanhazip.com/ but still show previous IP (icanhazip.com show IP). Tor working correctly on Firefox.
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nginx reinstalled automatically?

i had once nginx installed and after same time i removed it I use apache as my webserver now when i tried to go to my own onion address in my tor browser, i get the welcome to nginx site?? how is ...
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Need help with .sh script

I’m trying to get this ~/Desktop/Tor/tor-browser_en-US/ && ./start-tor-browser to run as a .sh. I've tried over and over again to get it to work, what am I doing wrong? #!/bin/bash chmod ...
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Error with tor in ubuntu14.04

I get obfs2 and obfs3 from tor. And i add it to torrc. But when i restart tor this error shown to me: Checking if tor configuration is valid Apr 11 13:26:52.409 [notice] Tor v0.2.6.5-rc ...
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Why is "the communication stream of managed proxy '/usr/local/bin/obfsproxy' 'closed?

I've installed obfsproxy 0.2.13 using pip. When I start Tor, after Bootstrapped 90%: Establishing a Tor circuit then I get the warning The communication stream of managed proxy ...
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How to prevent Tor from starting automatically on Ubuntu server?

How do I stop Tor from starting automatically on startup? It is Ubuntu Server so I don't have any GUI.
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Is there a program for Ubuntu like Proxifier, that works with all applications?

I'm using Tor to access blocked websites in my school (Internet access through proxy with authentication). In Windows there is software called Proxifier which routes all connections and acts like ...
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How to use SSH with Tor?

How can I use an SSH client over Tor in Ubuntu 11.10? I already have Tor running (and successfully anonymizing HTTP traffic).
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How to install Tor with Meek support

Is there any easy way to install and run tor with meek support on Ubuntu ? https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/doc/meek Beside it is possible to download the bundle archive I'm interested ...
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GPG error while trying to install tor from external repository

Hello All I am Having a problem in installing tor in ubuntu....when i start adding tor repository to my system and write the command gpg --keyserver keys.gnupg.net --recv 886DDD89 then a error ...
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How can I update Tor browser?

I downloaded the Tor Browser and when I ran it, I get that it need to be updated. So I when to the tor website and downloaded the tor bundle and extracted it. When I double click on ...
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AllowTcp in ssh function

I'm trying to set up a tor node following http://sickbits.net/creating-a-personal-privoxytorproxy-ec2-instance/ using ubuntu 14.4 lts on ec2. I've gotten to: $ grep AllowTcp /etc/ssh/sshd_config ...
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HOWTO: run Tor and Vidalia on Ubuntu easily, browse and IM anonymously

You may have noticed that the Tor package in the repos doesn't work well with the Vidalia pakcage in the same repos. Funny, huh? So I did a little bit of research to find out how to easily run Tor on ...
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How to set a proxy for terminal?

I am looking to set a proxy for terminal. What I need is I want to send all terminal communications to the internet through a proxy, say tor. I tried to set a system wide proxy set up. But Terminal ...
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Tor browser not opening

Whenever I start Tor in Ubuntu 13.04, the Vidalia Control Panel opens, loads up and displays a status of "Connected to the Tor network!". However, the tor-infused firefox, does not pop up like it ...
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How to set up a Tor relay in Ubuntu?

I am trying to set up a relay in Ubuntu. I am able to install Tor and run it but when I go to edit the file I end up never being able to connect. Is there a step by step guide for setting one up ...
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Dependency problem with tor

I am trying to install tor via this tutorial via option 2. I receive this error when finally installing tor via sudo apt-get install tor The following packages have unmet dependencies: tor : ...
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How to install Tor?

I tried to install Tor on my new version of Ubuntu, but it seems that Tor is not available in the repositories. How else can I install and use Tor?
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How to Launch Terminal Script with Appliation Icon?

I am relatively new to linux, but I wanted to get my Tor browser up and running. I have downloaded and extracted the Tor Browser Bundle. In order to open the browser I need to cd to the file and run a ...
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Vidalia won't start

I have installed tor and vidalia using sudo apt-get install tor vidalia but when I click on Vidalia from the Unity Launcher, nothing happens. Why is that? What's the problem? Thanks. P.S. I'm ...
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How to launch Tor browser from the launcher

I just got Ubuntu 14.04 running smoothly. I like it, but am still a bit lost :) I need to install Tor browser and when I do, launched Firefox with the Tor button. On my mac, Tor browser installs as ...
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Vidalia: “Tor is not running”

This is what I've done: Installed Tor: sudo apt-get install tor Installed Vidalia using the Ubuntu Software Center I then started Vidalia and it said Tor is not running including an error ...
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configure tor to use only US proxies

Can anybody tell how I can configure my tor to use only US proxies?
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Vidalia detected that the Tor software exited unexpectedly? [Only Vidalia no Tor Browser]

I have installed the vidalia by following these instructions everything went as they mentioned. When I started vidalia it gave me the error: Vidalia was unable to start Tor. Check your settings to ...
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TOR browser delete history securely

I downloaded the Tor Browser off of: https://www.torproject.org I am curious if this deletes everything SECURELY from your browsing history automatically when you close it, or is there something ...
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How can I view Youtube videos in Tor browser?

For some reason I'm unable to view videos on Youtube when using the Tor browser. What steps do I have to take to view them?
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Unable to run Tor even in terminal, Vidalia exit code 127

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 (quantal) and I recently installed Tor (32 bits) following the instructions on the Tor project's page. Then I started the script after having it extracted from the console and ...
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How to run Tor as a bridge only (without being a client)

I want to configure my /etc/tor/torrc to be a bridge, but not to waste precious Tor bandwidth. Now I'm using Tor to everything (including email and Youtube) and I don't want this. I'm wasting Tor, ...
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Tor will not launch from Ubuntu 14.04

I am new to Linux and have been using it for 4 months now, and I love it. I have followed all the instructions I can find. I followed instructions from KasiyA, and seemed to work fine, but now that I ...
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Force Dash and/or Smart Scopes through Tor Network?

When I enter keystrokes into Unity Dash with an original 14.04 setup, my understanding is that these are sent to local- as well as cloud-based "Smart Scopes" on Canonical servers. How can I configure ...
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Starting Tor on Ubuntu: “no such file or directory”

I am new to Ubuntu and everything, so I dont know much of anything about the terminal. I am trying to install and start Tor. I downloaded the 64bit version from here. Then I downloaded Vidalia from ...
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Tor browser bundle - Vidalia is missing but appears to be working?

So essentially until yesterday, when I ran the tor browser bundle, vidalia would pop up, connect and do its thing, and then a minute or so later the special tor-firefox browser would pop up with ...
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Set Tor Browser as default browser?

I would like Ubuntu to automatically use the Tor Browser as its default browser. As it launches from the script start-tor-browser and is perhaps not truly "installed" in the same way as Firefox or ...
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Why does Skype suddenly fail to log in? Turns out, it's tor!

I am not sure if I'm looking at a network problem or a bug here. Since the update to 4.2.0.11 my Skype can't connect any more. My room-mate has the same problem. We're both on Ubuntu Raring Ringtail ...
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How to launch Tor browser in Ubuntu 12.04

I have installed Tor as per the instructions on the official page. When I type 'tor' into the terminal I get "[notice] Bootstrapped 100%: Done" and then nothing else happens. Is there something else ...
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websites randomly don't work with Tor browser

I installed the Tor Browser Bundle with my ubuntu 14.04 and randomly can't access sites like bestbuy.com. some times it will work, but most of the time it will tell me I don't have permission to ...
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Tor “Failed to parse/validate config”

I was using Tor completely fine last night in Ubuntu 12.04. I installed TorChat then when I went to use it today I get the following error message. Oct 15 22:45:57.888 [notice] Initialized libevent ...
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Tor not working after update

Yesterday I updated my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and after that Tor stopped working : When I try to run Tor using command sudo service tor start it gives an error aa-exec: ERROR: profile 'system_tor' does ...
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Is it Possible to recover tor browser history? Lost btc

Earlier today I deposited a descent amount of btc into an online casino https://playt.in . This site has a "quick registration" feature that allows one to create an account with one click, and then ...
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Installing Tor browser bundle on a Panasonic toughbook CF-29 [duplicate]

SARRIS good day I need help . running tor onion browser bundle on a Panasonic Toughbook cf-29 running on 32bit 14.04 Ubuntu oS only . Microsoft windows has been removed out of the thoughbook . ...
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How do I start Tor browser? It “exited unexpectedly”

First off, I'm new to linux but I'm learning fast. I've been trying to install tor and privoxy just to see how things work and stuff I tried with the terminal at first but it keeps failing, I tried ...
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How do I run tor in Saucy (13.10)?

I am trying to run tor in Saucy. In previous versions of ubuntu I would just go to the tor website download the program, extract it and then double click on a text file called "start tor browser" ...