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How to invoke Privoxy?

I have installed Privoxy on Windows 7 64-bit and by searching through it's docs I have found that i need to enter some command line arguments to install the Privoxy service. Now, where and how do I ...
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Privoxy filter to block YouTube ads [closed]

Is there any filter for Privoxy to block Youtube video ads? I've searched the whole web, but found nothing.
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Have privoxy accept multiple simultaneous connections from Iceweasel (a firefox fork)

I'm using privoxy to forward requests to tor and I've set my proxy server within my browser to send requests to privoxy on127.0.0.1:8118 but it seems it can only handle one connection at a time. I've ...
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Is there a way to block the Verizon tracking cookie using Privoxy?

I'm using Privoxy on a DD-WRT router to do ad blocking on my local network. Is there modification I can make to the Privoxy configuration to block the infamous Verizon tracking cookie?
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Privoxy - Route certain traffic through VPN

I'm trying to setup privoxy so certain traffic is routed through a VPN tunnel. The idea is: Clients -> Server running privoxy -> send requests directly or through VPN based on URL. I already had a ...
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URL filtering in relation to Privoxy or Squid

I want to know ,if this can be acheived with Privoxy or Squid+ external filters(please answer with which proxy you are most skilled in.) 1.How to block specific streaming video in youtube? ...
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Is it possible to connect to TeamViewer's VPN and a Proxy Directly? (i.e. with out a second TV client)

I am abroad and remoting into my home machine trying to set up a VPN and proxy server because I'm using a lot of public WiFi is Southeast Asia on a working holiday. As I already use TeamViewer, I am ...
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How do I permanently remove the MSR Privoxy?

So recently I got this "virus" from downloading something. This virus keeps on spamming ads and underlining text on a web page to cause you to click a link that will pop-up a new tab. It usually links ...
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Basic HTTP authentication proxy?

I'd like to configure my smartphone to use the web filter Privoxy application I left running on a Linux appliance at home, as an easy way to simplify web pages and rid them of ads missed by ...
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Privoxy: Disable “deanimate-gifs” filter

I'm using privoxy on a debian server and want to disable the privoxy filter deanimate-gifs. I found these instructions to disable it via the web-based toggle feature: Point web browser to ...
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Tor browser only opens https URLS using it along privoxy

I've configured TOR with privoxy I think in a right way, I mean I've done the following things: If I enter in tor address bar config.privoxy.org I get that it's enabled. In manual configuration of ...
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how to use privoxy with http proxy as parent that requires authentication?

How can i forward http parent proxy using privoxy when parent proxy requires authentication. I had read something about headers but i have no idea how to add headers in privoxy config .
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Can I block social share buttons with Privoxy?

A great many pages have these "Like", "Tweet", "G+1", "share" row of buttons all over the place and in each post in threads. Can I block these unwanted context with Privoxy? I am already using ...
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tsocks using for terminal commands

Actually, I'm using LinuxMint and would like to configure tsocks to use tor proxy as some repositories are banned where I am !. I did a lot of changes in /etc/tor/torrc, /etc/privoxy/config and ...
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How to connect Privoxy 3.0.21 with Chrome Version 30.0.1599.101 m?

I want to connect Google Chrome to Privoxy for the purpose of blocking ads. How can I do that? I found instructions describing Privoxy and Chrome connection online, but these all seem to apply to ...
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Privoxy causes problems with apt-get update

I recently got a strange problem with privoxy when using apt-get (or aptitude) to fetch new package lists. This is especially strange since it worked fine for several months... I'm running Ubuntu ...
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Privoxy: forward & config.privoxy.org

Privoxy allows forwarding requests though a remote proxy server using the configuration directive: forward / remote_proxy_ip:remote_port My problem is that requests to the local privoxy ...
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How do I add a page to block in privoxy?

I was having trouble finding the answer on youtube, google, or privoxy.org Most tutorials end at getting privoxy installed and setup. So I have everything installed and setup. Now I want to block ...
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How do I use Privoxy to replace images in the browsed pages?

I am going to try upside-down-ternet using privoxy on my proxy server. My question is, how do I implement this on privoxy? My goal is to replace all ads with an image of my choice.
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How to run Privoxy from command line on Windows?

Privoxy won't start from command line (BATch file). Config file is specified. D:\app\net\Privoxy_latest\privoxy.exe D:\app\net\Privoxy_latest\config.txt Ending with: Fatal error: can't load ...
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Is there a way to configure Privoxy to allow FTP?

I just read this, and much to my dismay, it suggests that Privoxy simply does not support FTP connections. However, it was posted four years ago, so perhaps there is a workaround, nowadays? Any ...
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Setting up ad blocking on the router?

Is it possible to block or remove ads (graphical as well as textual like Google text ads) on the level of the router? I have a Cisco Linksys WRT54GL with Tomato Firmware v1.28.1816. Basically I want ...
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how to install privoxy on centos 6

okay I have googled, but...I am unable to find anything on the net on how to install privoxy on my centos machine. I have tried yum install privoxy, I get: No package privoxy available. I dont know ...
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Privoxy https/socks5 proxy + Authentication

I have bought a paid https proxy to be able to surf the web securely... the proxy needs authentication and I can use it on windows 7 using Proxifier ( www.proxifier.com ) but in Linux there is no ...
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How to reload a request via cache in squid if URL is blocked?

I have a simple and pretty basic squid3 configurations in my home server. I use it in combination with Tor and Privoxy. I have defined privoxy as cache_peer in squid configuration and an access list ...
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Web proxy to rewrite outbound URLs?

I use Privoxy on my Windows host to filter incoming web pages, but I now need to perform a URL rewrite on outgoing queries as well. I asked in the mailing list but no reply so far, so I wanted to ...
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How do I delete a header with Privoxy?

How do I delete a header with Privoxy? I know of the add-header action, but how do I do the opposite?
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Privoxy Allow IP Address Based on Dynamic DNS

I want to use Privoxy hosted on my VPS as an HTTP proxy for when I will be travelling to China. However, I don't want just anyone to be able to use it. I google'd around, and it doesn't look like ...
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How I get Opera correctly working with Privoxy?

I use Privoxy and recently switched back to Opera as browser. Anything is fine, but one thing is annoying: Everytime I start the computer I have to restart privoxy (sudo /etc/init.d/privoxy restart) ...
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Privoxy causes problem for iPod Touch Youtube App

Whenever I use my iPod Touch G4 (iOS 4.1) at home, I cannot play Youtube videos using the Youtube app. The lists of videos shows correctly, but when I tap to play a video and the video toolbar shows ...
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can't get this basic privoxy filter to work

I am new to privoxy, I set it up, and added some filters, testing it, just to get a letter to change s/a/g/g s@a@f@g s/a//ig but the letter 'a' remained on web pages.