How to Install Tor Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS GNU/Linux

January 12th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Tor Browser Ubuntu 18.04 Install




Hello Ubuntu User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Tor Anonymous Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic LTS 32/64bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

To Getting-Started with Tor Anonymous Browsing on Ubuntu 18.04 Linux you will need provide Directly to Download and Install the Tor Browser Bundle.

This because only the Tor Anonymous Onion Router is Present at the moment on the Ubuntu Linux Repositories.

Furthermore, Tor provides the foundation for a range of applications that allow organizations and individuals to share information over public networks without compromising their privacy.

How to Install Tor Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Tor Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Open Terminal
  2. Download Tor Browser Bundle for GNU/Linux

    Tor Browser Bundle 32/64bit
  3. Double-Click on Tor Archive and Extract into /tmp

    How to Install Tor Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic - Extracting Tor Browser Bundle tar.gz

  4. Relocate Tor Browser
    Set the SuperUser as holder:

    sudo su -c "chown -R root:root /tmp/tor-browser*"

    And Fix Permissions with:

    sudo su -c "chmod -R oa+xr /tmp/tor-browser*"

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
    Then Switch the Tor contents with:

    sudo su -c "mv /tmp/tor-browser* /opt/tor-browser"
  5. Making a SymLink

    sudo su -c "ln -s /opt/tor-browser/Browser/start-tor-browser \
    /usr/local/bin/tor-browser"
  6. Again to Create a Tor Desktop Launcher

    sudo cp /opt/tor-browser/Browser/start-tor-browser.desktop \
    /usr/share/applications
    
  7. Quick-Start with Tor Anonymous Browsing

    Tor Browsing Getting-Started
  8. Now Thanks to the Tor Volunteers Relay Network you can Enjoy the Tor Anonymous Browsing on Ubuntu Linux.

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