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attempting to setup a new firefox account and when it asks for an email address I don't know if I should use my existing gmail address or if its asking me to se

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Don't know if I should use my existing gmail address or if it's asking me to create a new firefox email address. I tried the new firefox option but can't get into it to verify.

Don't know if I should use my existing gmail address or if it's asking me to create a new firefox email address. I tried the new firefox option but can't get into it to verify.

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Like any site that uses passwords, they want your current e-mail address to confirm your identity. Also, if there is a login issue, a password reset can be sent to you thru your e-mail.

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FredMcD
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Like any site that uses passwords, they want your current e-mail address to confirm your identity. Also, if there is a login issue, a password reset can be sent to you thru your e-mail.

Like any site that uses passwords, they want your current e-mail address to confirm your identity. Also, if there is a login issue, a password reset can be sent to you thru your e-mail.

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Thanks Fred for your prompt reply. Have now set it up. Walt.

Thanks Fred for your prompt reply. Have now set it up. Walt.
FredMcD
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Glad to help. Safe Surfing.

Glad to help. Safe Surfing.