How to Install Tor Browser on Linux Mint 19 Easy Guide

June 23rd, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Tor Browser Linux Mint 19 Installation Guide

Hello Linux Mint User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Tor Anonymous Browser on Linux Mint 19.x Tara LTS 32/64-bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And to Getting-Started with Tor Anonymous Browsing on Linux Mint 19 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 Linux Mint 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 Linux Mint 19 - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Tor Browser on Linux Mint 19 - Open Terminal
  2. Download Tor Browser Bundle for GNU/Linux

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

    How to Install Tor Browser on Linux Mint 19 - Extracting Tor Browser Bundle tar.gz

  4. Relocate Tor Browser
    Set the SuperUser as howner:

    sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/tor-browser*

    And Fix Permissions with:

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

    sudo 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 Linux Mint.

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