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After that, there are a few settings you’ll have to change depending on your client. At a birds-eye view, you want to enable a SOCKS5 proxy; some clients allow for this and some don't. Gajim does and that's my preferred client so I'll outline describe its steps belowprocess*Traverse these menus: Go to Gajim -> Preferences -> Advanced***Type: SOCKS5***and simply set the '''Global Proxy Host: <code>127''' to '''Tor'''.0.0.1</code> or <code>localhost</code>***Proxy Port: <code>9050</code> That As long as your Tor daemon is up and running properly, the default settings should be it. Scroll further down to read about end-to-end encryption, group chats, and A/V callswork perfectly fine.
= Encryption =