Send Tab from Firefox desktop to other devices

This feature is available on a newer version of Firefox. If you are not using the latest version, please update Firefox.

Firefox's Send Tab feature lets you send pages from your computer to other devices (such as an iPhone, iPad or Android device).

Note: Other devices can also mean Firefox profiles on the same computer, if you use more than one Firefox version or profile.
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Send tabs from your computer

  1. Get started by signing into your Firefox Account on your computer. If you don’t have one yet, you can create a Firefox Account. It gives you quick access to synced tabs, saved passwords, and more!
  2. Sign into your Firefox account on your other device.
  3. Right-clickHold down the control key while you click on a tab on your computer, select Send Tab to Device, and choose the device to send the tab to.
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Alternatively, click the Page actions menu (three dots) on the address bar and select Send Tab to Device to choose a device to send the tab to.

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The page will open in a new tab when you open Firefox on the receiving device.

  1. Make sure you're signed in to your Firefox Account. The Firefox Accounts icon on your toolbar will indicate your status.
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  2. From the page you want to send, click the Page actions menu (three dots) on the address bar.
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  3. Click Send Tab to Device.
  4. Choose the device you want to send the tab to.

The page will open in a new tab when you open Firefox on the receiving device.

I don’t see my device listed

You’ll be able to send tabs to devices that you’ve added to Firefox Accounts. If you don’t see a device listed, follow these steps to add that device:

  1. Open Firefox on the device you want to connect.
  2. Click on the menu button fx57menu to open the menu panel.
  3. SelectSign in to Sync or Sign in to Firefox (depending on the device or version of Firefox).
  4. Follow the prompts to log in or create your account.

Firefox Accounts will sync and add your devices to the list.

To send tabs from your phone or tablet, see the following articles:

How do I remove old devices from my Send Tab device list?

Over time it is possible that your Send Tab device list has repeated devices listed that you no longer use.

To clean up your Send Tab device list:

  1. Make sure you are logged into your Firefox Account and visit
  2. Under Devices & apps click the Show button.
  3. Click Disconnect for the devices you want to disconnect from your Firefox Account.

See Managing devices using Firefox Accounts to learn more.

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