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how do i know, the tab is in private browsing mode. Earlier there was a mask sign.

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how do i know, the tab is in private browsing mode. Earlier there was a mask sign.

how do i know, the tab is in private browsing mode. Earlier there was a mask sign.

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Adriel 13 solutions 138 answers

Just use the shortcut CTRL+SHIFT+P to open a new private window.

Use this link for more information Private Browsing - Use Firefox without saving history

Just use the shortcut CTRL+SHIFT+P to open a new private window. Use this link for more information [https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/private-browsing-use-firefox-without-history Private Browsing - Use Firefox without saving history]

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Is there any indication in the browser which meant , the browser in private mode.

Is there any indication in the browser which meant , the browser in private mode.
the-edmeister
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The "mask" should be there when you open a Private Browsing window, but not when you use permanent Private Browsing in Options > Privacy -> History = Firefox will: Use custom settings for History = Always use Private Browsing mode.

The "mask" should be there when you open a Private Browsing window, but not when you use permanent Private Browsing in Options > Privacy -> History = ''Firefox will:'' '''''Use custom settings for History''''' = '''Always use Private Browsing mode'''.
cor-el
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You can use an extension to get Private Browsing mode support per tab.

You can use an extension to get Private Browsing mode support per tab. *Private Tab: https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/private-tab/ *Private Browsing mode tabs get a dashed underline *You can toggle Private Browsing mode on/off via the right-click context menu of a tab