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My firefox 38.0.5 keep coming back to old version after refresh, can't get ride of the old version before refresh, after 3-4 tries

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I keep getting my settings of firefox 38.0.5 Mac Yosemite, to before I refreshed it, and I don't know how to conserve my refreshed settings for good.

What shoud I do?

Thanks

I keep getting my settings of firefox 38.0.5 Mac Yosemite, to before I refreshed it, and I don't know how to conserve my refreshed settings for good. What shoud I do? Thanks

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finitarry 251 solutions 3421 answers

What did you expect "refresh" to do? It resets it to its default state. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/refresh-firefox-reset-add-ons-and-settings After using that, you should have a new profile, with the old one on the desktop.

What did you expect "refresh" to do? It resets it to its default state. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/refresh-firefox-reset-add-ons-and-settings After using that, you should have a new profile, with the old one on the desktop.

Question owner

I know, my problem is : it keep going from default state --> state before I refreshed...

What should I do?

I know, my problem is : it keep going from default state --> state before I refreshed... What should I do?
finitarry 251 solutions 3421 answers
http://kb.mozillazine.org/Preferences_not_saved https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-to-fix-preferences-wont-save