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Anonymous Forum Buddy

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out of 6 votes out of 3 votes

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  • Date Added:
    Apr. 27, 2006
  • Price:
    Free to try (50-opened browser instances only); $19.95 to buy
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Editors' Review

This application offers a virtual online disguise, although it doesn't always follow through as promised. Anonymous Forum Buddy creates an additional toolbar on Internet Explorer with your current IP address and a lengthy dropdown list of proxies and their host countries among its options. Simply choose a proxy and click the icon to enable it, and Anonymous Forum Buddy will test for its availability. We had to test several proxies before finally connecting to a usable one, only to find that a problem with the host connection prevented us from surfing. Although we were able to eventually connect with a fake proxy, the move significantly slowed our browsing speed and hampered our connectivity. With only 50 opportunities to launch your browser with this toolbar in effect, users will quickly find that another option for IP anonymity is the best option.
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User Reviews

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1 stars

"Is NOT $19.95, it is $5.95 per month. Does NOT work."

February 07, 2009  |  By redbudhill

2009-02-07 19:47:22  |  By redbudhill

 |  Version: Anonymous Forum Buddy 2.8


None that I know of.


I tried the free trial. My IP was still clearly visible. The software does NOT cost $19.95, it costs $5.95 a month for their service! And they will try to sell you an upgrade that costs even more. Beware.

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5 stars

"It's work for me"

October 02, 2007  |  By dust_more

2007-10-02 06:22:12  |  By dust_more

 |  Version: Anonymous Forum Buddy 2.8


As simple as easy. I was banned on a chat forum but using this application i could keep on chating on it.

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1 stars

"not what you're looking for..."

January 13, 2007  |  By bondguy49

2007-01-13 17:25:11  |  By bondguy49

 |  Version: Anonymous Forum Buddy 2.8




The other reviews must have been written by people representing the company. The software often causes IE 7 to shut down unexpectedly. After many attempts, I finally found an IP that "worked." But, then I went to an IP detection website just to test out if this software really masked my own address. It did not, the site showed my local address, not the 'anonymous' IP address i had chosen.

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Full Specifications

Publisher Privacy-pro
Publisher web site
Release Date April 27, 2006
Date Added April 27, 2006
Version 2.8
Category Security Software
Subcategory Privacy Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP
Additional Requirements Windows 2000/XP/2003 Server,Internet Explorer 5.5+ or later
Download Information
File Size 430.1KB
File Name anonymousbuddy.exe
Total Downloads 5,344
Downloads Last Week 1
License Model Free to try
Limitations 50-opened browser instances only
Price $19.95

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