Brave returns ‘Privacy Error’ when trying to connect to any website requesting https use. Other browsers have no problem with these websites.
No problems with Chrome, Firefox or Edge.
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Hi again @machinist60, could you please try opening your main profile in private or guest mode to see if the pages load? If they do load, try disabling your extensions to see if this is the cause of the issue.
You can open a Guest Window by going to Main menu → Open Guest window:
On your computer, open Brave.
At the top right, click Menu → More tools → Extensions.
On to the extension you want to remove, click Remove.
Shields off - privacy error.
Hangouts and Wideview off - privacy error.
Extensions Acrobat & Opensubtitle search removed - privacy error.
Developer mode off - privacy error.
Reset settings to default - privacy error.
Then a small disaster.
After saving all passwords in the password manager and creating a restore point Brave was uninstalled using latest free IOBit uninstaller and some leftovers removed. Latest Brave installed again - privacy error.
Restore run using the restore point above. Now brave will not load and run.
Edge works normally.