Installing Tor Browser

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If you are in a country where Tor is blocked, you can configure Tor to connect to a bridge during the setup process.

Select 'Tor is censored in my country.'

If Tor is not censored, one of the most common reasons Tor won't connect is an incorrect system clock. Please make sure it's set correctly.

Jun 11, 2019 To install the Tor browser into a system folder, you’ll need to move this directory, tor-browseren-US, into the /opt directory. This is the usual location for user installed programs in Linux. This is the usual location for user installed programs in Linux. Tor Browser will block browser plugins such as Flash, RealPlayer, QuickTime, and others: they can be manipulated into revealing your IP address. We do not recommend installing additional add-ons or plugins into Tor Browser. Navigate to the Tor Browser download page. Download the Windows.exe file (Recommended) Verify the file's signature. When the download is complete, double click the.exe file. To install the onion browser, follow these steps: Go to Tor’s official website and install the Tor browser. Once the download is complete, configure the language settings, and extract the files to a location of your choice. Tor browser:https://www.torproject.org/download/.

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Tor Browser will block browser plugins such as Flash, RealPlayer, QuickTime, and others: they can be manipulated into revealing your IP address.

Installing Tor Browser

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We do not recommend installing additional add-ons or plugins into Tor Browser

Plugins or addons may bypass Tor or compromise your privacy. Tor Browser already comes with HTTPS Everywhere, NoScript, and other patches to protect your privacy and security.

Check out the Tor Browser manual for more troubleshooting tips.

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Installing Tor Browser Linux

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For Windows:

  1. Navigate to the Tor Browser download page.

  2. Download the Windows .exe file

  3. (Recommended) Verify the file's signature.

  4. When the download is complete, double click the .exe file. Complete the installation wizard process.

Installing Tor Browser Linux

For macOS:

  1. Navigate to the Tor Browser download page.

  2. Download the macOS .dmg file

  3. (Recommended) Verify the file's signature.

  4. When the download is complete, double click the .dmg file. Complete the installation wizard process.

Installing Tor Browser On Kali Linux

Installing Tor Browser

For GNU/Linux:

Install Tor Browser Ubuntu

  1. Navigate to the Tor Browser download page.

  2. Download the GNU/Linux .tar.xz file

  3. (Recommended) Verify the file's signature.

  4. When the download is complete, extract the archive with the command tar -xf [TB archive] or by using an archive manager.

  5. You'll need to tell your GNU/Linux that you want the ability to execute shell scripts from the graphical interface or the command line.Navigate to the newly extracted Tor Browser directory.Right click on start-tor-browser.desktop, open Properties or Preferences and change the permission to allow executing file as program.Double-click the icon to start up Tor Browser for the first time.

    Note: On Ubuntu and some other distros if you try to launch the start-tor-browser.desktop file a text file might open up.To change this behavior and launch Tor Browser instead, follow this: Open 'Files' (GNOME Files/Nautilus) → open Preferences → go to the 'Behavior' Tab → Select 'Run them' or 'Ask what to do' under 'Executable Text Files'.If you choose the latter click on 'Run' after launching the start-tor-browser.desktop file.

  6. Alternatively, from inside the Tor Browser directory, you can also start from the command line by running:

    ./start-tor-browser.desktop

See here on how to update Tor Browser.