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I have had firefox before and donot remember my password and am not sure what I am doing.

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Is it necessary to have sync. I won't be using it on any other instrument and I don't know how I would use it. I have chosen a new password, but am told I had one before so hope there is no conflict.

Is it necessary to have sync. I won't be using it on any other instrument and I don't know how I would use it. I have chosen a new password, but am told I had one before so hope there is no conflict.

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No, Sync is not necessary! It is an optional feature for users who have multiple devices that are running Firefox and want to "synchronize" their Firefox data on those devices.

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No, Sync is not necessary! It is an optional feature for users who have multiple devices that are running Firefox and want to "synchronize" their Firefox data on those devices.

'''No''', Sync is not necessary! It is an optional feature for users who have multiple devices that are running Firefox and want to "synchronize" their Firefox data on those devices.