Open a terminal and start typing the commands:
Install libevent-dev –> sudo apt-get install libssl-dev
Install libevent –> sudo apt-get install libevent-dev
Install zlib–> sudo apt-get install zlib1g-dev
OK we have installed the additional packages and we will download Tor. From the same terminal type:
Step 4: Configure Firefox Advanced Network
Ok in this step we have to configure Firefox in order to use the Tor network.
Open Firefox and go to Open menu –> Preferences –> Advanced –> Network and click on Connection settings. At the window that will appear set:
Manual configuration proxy:
–> HTTP Proxy: 127.0.0.1 port 9150
–> SOCKS host: 127.0.0.1 port 9050.
Also the Not proxy for should be blank.
Step 5: Start Tor As Client
Till now we have installed Tor, configured Firefox to use Tor and our final step is to start the service.
Open a terminal and type cd tor-0.3.1.9.Now you are inside the Tor folder type the simple command src/or/tor and you will see the client to establish a Tor circuit at 127.0.0.1:9050. 9050 is the localhost port for SOCKS directly and 9150 port is for Browsing
Now open FIrefox and type https://check.torproject.org