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How to use your NinjaStik with a PC

Step 1 – Turn off your computer! If you plug the NinjaStik into a running computer it will say ‘device is empty’ or ‘device requires formatting’.  Do not format the NinjaStik.  Turn off your computer! Step 2 – Plug in … Continue reading

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Macbook Pro – Wifi working with Linux

The Macbook Pro from 2011 (8,1 8,2 and 8,3) requires a quick update to enable the wireless drivers. To enable wifi drivers, connect the Macbook to a wired connection and boot up from the NinjaStik. Once you are at the … Continue reading

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How to use your NinjaStik with a Mac

  The NinjaStik will work with many Mac computers, but only those with Intel processors and the ability to boot from USB.  The NinjaStik has been tested and working flawlessly on a first gen MacBook Pro and a second gen Mac … Continue reading

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HP Printer Driver Support for Linux

The Linux support for printers is better than it has ever been. Despite the improvements there are still many printers that require a little extra work to get them functioning. If your HP printer is not working with your NinjaStik … Continue reading

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NinjaStik Now Instructions

After purchasing the NinjaStik Now you will receive an email with the download links. Downloads Product Expires Download NinjaStik Now – Downloadable NinjaStik NinjaStik Now NinjaStik Now – Downloadable NinjaStik NinjaStik Now Instructions NinjaStik Now – Downloadable NinjaStik Etcher.io There … Continue reading

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My Computer says the NinjaStik is not formatted?

When I try to use the NinjaStik, my computer says that the USB drive is unformatted and I need to format it first. What is wrong? There is nothing wrong with your NinjaStik. To use your NinjaStik you need to … Continue reading

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Changing Your Password

Changing your default pass-phrase and default password is highly recommended. The following link is to the PDF – Changing the default pass-phrase and passwords This document is also saved on your NinjaStik desktop. You should change the default pass-phrase and … Continue reading

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Using a NinjaStik on a Computer Running Windows 7 or 8

Many computers running Windows 7 and 8 require a quick change in the computer BIOS. The general procedure is to turn on your PC and immediate tap the key to ‘enter bios’ or ‘setup’. It will usually look like these: … Continue reading

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GRUB linux selection screen

If the NinjaStik is not shutdown properly, the next time you try to use it, it may show a screen that asks; Ubuntu, with Linux 3.2.0-23 generic Ubuntu, with Linux 3.2.0-23 generic (recovery model) memory test (memtest 86+) memory test … Continue reading

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TOR is not connecting – time is wrong

TOR requires an accurate time to ensure proper operation. Usually the NinjaStik will receive the time from your computer’s motherboard automatically and adjust itself properly. In rare instances the time displayed on the NinjaStik desktop will be wrong and TOR will not … Continue reading

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Using the Thunderbird email client with Enigmail encryption plugin.

Your NinjaStik has the Thunderbird email and Enigmail OpenPGP encryption plugin installed for you. These are already configured to route through Tor. Until recently, you could use tormail.org as an anonymous email provider, but that service is no longer available. … Continue reading

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Backup Your NinjaStik – Encrypted Backups Simplified

Creating a safe, secure and encrypted backup of your NinjaStik files is a very simple process and one that every NinjaStik owner should do on a monthly basis at the very least. It only takes a couple of minutes and … Continue reading

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SSH over TOR with a NinjaStik

Can I use ssh over TOR with a NinjaStik? SSH over TOR is not configured by default.  It can be done, following this guide: http://askubuntu.com/questions/85766/how-to-use-ssh-with-tor

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Wifi not working

If you are unable to connect your NinjaStik to Tor over wifi, it is often just a need for proper drivers. Your NinjaStik can automatically look up the drivers required for your computer’s wifi card. 1) Connect your computer to … Continue reading

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NinjaStik System Updates

The NinjaStik will automatically check for system updates using the Update Manager. The Update Manager connects to the program servers through Tor as well. To manually check for updates, simply click Menu, System Tools, Update Manager The Update Manager will … Continue reading

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Product Information (4)

Shipping Information

Shipping The NinjaStik is shipped from Canada.  It usually arrives to destinations across North America in 3 to 5 business days, Europe in 4 to 10 days and Australia in 6 to 10 days. The NinjaStik can be shipped almost … Continue reading

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How to use your NinjaStik with a PC

Step 1 – Turn off your computer! If you plug the NinjaStik into a running computer it will say ‘device is empty’ or ‘device requires formatting’.  Do not format the NinjaStik.  Turn off your computer! Step 2 – Plug in … Continue reading

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How to use your NinjaStik with a Mac

  The NinjaStik will work with many Mac computers, but only those with Intel processors and the ability to boot from USB.  The NinjaStik has been tested and working flawlessly on a first gen MacBook Pro and a second gen Mac … Continue reading

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NinjaStik Now Instructions

After purchasing the NinjaStik Now you will receive an email with the download links. Downloads Product Expires Download NinjaStik Now – Downloadable NinjaStik NinjaStik Now NinjaStik Now – Downloadable NinjaStik NinjaStik Now Instructions NinjaStik Now – Downloadable NinjaStik Etcher.io There … Continue reading

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USB boot help (9)

Alienware laptop – boot from USB

The Alienware laptops are outstanding machines and run the NinjaStik from USB with incredible speed. To get your Alienware laptop to boot from USB you usually need to make a quick change to the BIOS settings. To get the ability … Continue reading

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HP Envy – boot from USB

The NinjaStik USB works very well with the HP Envy series of laptops.  Often you will need to make a quick change to the BIOS settings to enable the ability to boot from USB.   Firstly, try to boot from … Continue reading

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Acer laptop – boot from USB

Acer laptops including the Aspire and Travelmate series can work very well with the NinjaStik but often require access to the BIOS to allow them to boot from USB. To use your NinjaStik USB with newer models of the Acer Aspire … Continue reading

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ASUS laptop boot from USB

The ASUS laptops including the K series, Zenbook and Zenbook Prime are great computers to use with a NinjaStik once you enable the ability to boot from USB. This procedure will apply for most Asus laptops from 2010 to current. … Continue reading

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Dell Latitude D620 laptop – boot from USB

The Dell D620 supports the option to boot from USB and will work with the NinjaStik. To get your Dell D620 to boot from USB you need to make a quick change to the system BIOS settings. Press the F2 … Continue reading

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How to choose a startup disk on your Mac to boot from USB

You can tell your Mac which disk to start up from when more than one startup disk is connected. A “startup disk” is a volume or partition of a drive that contains a usable operating system. You can set your … Continue reading

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Apple Boot Support – Boot a Mac from USB

 Startup key combinations for Mac whe trying to boot from the NinjaStik USB. Some Mac features are available by holding down certain keys during startup. Press and hold the keys immediately after you turn on your Mac and hear the … Continue reading

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HP DV series laptops – boot from USB

 Getting your HP laptop to boot from USB The HP Pavilion DV and Envy series of laptops work very well with the NinjaStik but often require changes to the laptop’s boot settings. The first step is to access the laptop … Continue reading

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Samsung laptop – boot from USB

The Samsung laptops running Windows 7 and 8 may have secure boot or UEFI boot enable which prevents the system from running anything but Windows. This is an easy change to make and will not affect normal operation or Windows. … Continue reading

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Error messages (1)

Tor error after updating NinjaStik

The NinjaStik is setup to automatically check for updates and there are times where an update can cause a conflict.  This was the case recently with the latest update of Tor. Background info – the NinjaStik uses Tor to anonymize … Continue reading

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