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Re-downloading images when saving to HDD

  Qtestn   7 months ago

I've been using Firefox TOR bundle to download large images (gifs) to prevent my ISP from tracking my downloads. However once the gif has finished loading and save to my HDD, the Firefox/TOR has to re-download the image. This doesn't happen on normal Firefox (non-TOR) What setting is causing it to h ...

Replies (2) — Last reply 6 months ago by Qtestn



Show and change current Tor network connection node chain?

  pstein   7 months ago

Assume I started Tor, Vidalia and TorBrowser successully.
Now I opened the "Tor network map" window.
In the middle part of that window a list with columns "Connection + Status" and 5 lines appears
Does the topmost connection (of 3 nodes) represent the current node ch ...

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Tell Tor to use an exit node in a certain country?

  pstein   7 months ago

Assume I started Tor and Vidalia:
How can I tell/force Tor/Vidalia to use an exit node in a certain country?
Peter

Replies (1) — Last reply 7 months ago by NSA



Non-exit Relay problems ORPort(?)

  WacoJohn   7 months ago

I have Tor Bundle on 2 Windows machines and one Linux machine. All 3 are set up the same in Vidalia (except different Nicknames). No apparent problems on Linux machine, but on both Windows machines:
Non-Exit Relay
No valid UPnP-enabled Internet gateway devices found (with automatic port fo ...

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Tutorial: Encrypted Torified Linux VM on a Windows USB Stick

  NSA   7 months ago

This is an updated version of the tutorial which someone else already posted here:
viewtopic.php?f=2&t=18308
This tutorial explains step by step how to create an encrypted USB stick with Linux OS which you can start directly from Microsoft Windows without rebooting.
It is mainly aimed at ...

Replies (9) — Last reply 7 months ago by NSA



Where can I find obfsproxy bridges

  ofrester   7 months ago

BridgeDB has stopped giving out OBFS bridges for some months, or where are they hide from my eye?

Replies (2) — Last reply 7 months ago by ofrester



Tutorial: Fully Torified Linux VM on a Windows USB Stick

  egavga.bgi   8 months ago

This tutorial explains step by step how to create an encrypted USB stick with Linux OS which you can start directly from Microsoft Windows without rebooting.
It is mainly aimed at Windows users who never used Linux before and don't want to reboot their computer every time they use Tor. Following ...

Replies (9) — Last reply 7 months ago by NSA



Set up the browser for proxy now i can't connect to tor

  advmode   7 months ago

I needed to view a website while connected to tor from another country and because of the tor network ip i couldn't do it. So i set up a proxy on the browser.
Now the browser won't connect to the tor network. It says it can't find the proxy network connection even though i checked the NO PROXY b ...

Replies (1) — Last reply 7 months ago by TOR Hacker



USENET over TOR (nntp)?

  jj4321   7 months ago

Is there a usenet client for Linux that will run over TOR?

Replies (3) — Last reply 7 months ago by jj4321



Tor blocked from accessing website

  Radicalmix66   8 months ago

I am experiencing what seems to be strange behaviour.
Using Tor on the wireless laptop it is able to access to webpages no problem.
Using Tor on a separate PC which uses the same modem but with a cable, the browser is much more slow and I am blocked from accessing certain websites. Eg Goog ...

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Chrome Mac OSX doesnt work with Tor

  Mike The Great   8 months ago

I recently started to use Tor (https:/www.torproject.org) on my mac, but it seems to work by default only with firefox.
How can I get it to work with Mac OSX 10.5 ????
I think i need to fiddle with some proxy settings....
I want to to work on both my wired (LAN) and WIFI
Google Chrom ...

Replies (2) — Last reply 7 months ago by Mike The Great



Accessing Gmail over Tor

  kenny10   last year

I used to frequently get the following message after logging in to
gmail (before they display the contents of the inbox).
"We've detected a problem with your cookie settings.
Enable cookies Make sure your cookies are enabled. To enable cookies, follow these browser-specific instructions. ...

Replies (6) — Last reply 7 months ago by TOR Hacker



Vidalia SOCKS issue - PLEASE HELP!

  Mr Syx   8 months ago

So, every time I run Vidalia and do something I get this warning:
[Thu Aug 15 18:09:13 2013] Potentially Dangerous Connection! - One of your applications established a connection through Tor to "4.2.2.2:53" using a protocol that may leak information about your destination. Please ensure you conf ...

Replies (1) — Last reply 8 months ago by TOR Hacker



[TorMail] password restrictions

  MoonKid   8 months ago

I tried to sign up for the tormail-Service.
But it doesn't accept my strong(!) password.
The problem is that there is no information about what kind of password tormail accepts. And the admin doesn't answer for over one month.
Maybe one of you know the answer?

Replies (2) — Last reply 8 months ago by TOR Hacker



U.S. NSA spying TOR

  skarab   8 months ago

NSA infiltrated computer and passes the traffic through the following host names:
Record logbook: [Wed 7 August 2013 21:59:10] Invalid target host name - One of your programs has attempted to connect through Tor to "nsaleagovfbi.onion" what Tor is not recognized as a valid host name. Please chec ...

Replies (1) — Last reply 8 months ago by Danja



Tor and vidalia on different machines

  Norb   8 months ago

Hi,
I installed tor on router asus RT-N65U and vidalia on windows PC, how to connect them?
ControlPort, HashedControlPassword configured in torrc, vidalia.conf:
[Tor]
Changed=true
ControlAddr=192.168.1.1
UseRandomPassword=false
ControlPassword=xxxxxxxx
but vidalia is ...

Replies (2) — Last reply 8 months ago by Norb



Problem : Sometimes I am getting the same IP each time

  sagdfgdfasd   8 months ago

Secondly, I have edited the Tor file to only use IP addresses from the UK.
This is obviously causing the problem, but why ?
Sometimes it changes the IP, but most of the time it is the same.
This is what I added.
ExitNodes {GB}
StrictExitNodes 1

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Tor Browser Bundle auto-updater source code

  igelineau   last year

I've been developping a program to automatically update the Tor Browser Bundle and I wanted to share it with others. It's written in C# but runs well on linux too.
I made the source code available via Google code : tor-browser-bundle-updater
Tell me what you think of it !

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Tor is not runnig

  iorka   8 months ago

Hi, im old version use no problem but now new download tor browser but don't use, i don't understand ...
Couldn't open "C:/Users/Administrator/Desktop/Tor Browser/Data/Tor\lock" for locking:Permission denied
set_optinos(): Bug: Acting on config options left us in a broken state. Dy ...

Replies (2) — Last reply 8 months ago by iorka



Incognito and The Tor Project sign a licensing agreement

  luciadantes   4 days ago

Incognito is an open source LiveDistro assisting you to securely and anonymously use the Internet almost anywhere you go. Incognito can be used from either a CD or a USB drive and has several Internet applications (Web browser, IRC client, Mail client, Instant messenger, etc.) pre-configured with se ...

Replies (1) — Last reply 8 months ago by rs3gold