How to install TOR browser in Kali Linux


Tor browser is one of the known browser for anonymity. It hides your IP address and makes you able to access all sites even if they are blocked.

Installing TOR browser in Kali Linux can be a little bit difficult

Here is the easiest way to install and use Tor browser in Kali Linux step by step.

Step 1: Download TOR from the link

Step 2: Copy it to the desktop and extract it and delete the downloaded zipped file

Step 3: Open terminal and type

root@kali:~#leafpad Desktop/tor-browser-linux64-7.0.4_en-US/tor-browser_en-US/Browser/start-tor-browser

Step 4: Search (ctrl+f) for root and add ‘#’ to the four lines of the if condition as shown in picture

step 5: open Terminal and type command

root@kali:~#apt get install alacarte

Step 6: Cut and paste the Tor folder at  Other locations > Computer > etc

Step 7: follow the following

  •  Open Main menu
  •  Select Usual application
  •  Click on new item
  •  write a name of the application, eg Tor, TorBrowser
  •  Click Browse button and follow this location, other locations >computer >etc >tor-browser-en-us >start-tor-browser
  •  Select any icon
  • Click ok

You are ready to go!!!


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