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Is there a way to automatically sync Firefox in the background every x minutes?

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Basically just title; can firefox automatically sync?

Thanks for any help.

Basically just title; can firefox automatically sync? Thanks for any help.
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My_Cheese_Is_Slippin'
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Hello miscellaneous-user, Maybe this mozilla Wiki can help answer your question: QA/Sync/Client/Sync Timers

Hello miscellaneous-user, Maybe this mozilla Wiki can help answer your question: [https://wiki.mozilla.org/QA/Sync/Client/Sync_Timers QA/Sync/Client/Sync Timers]
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cor-el
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Firefox will Sync automatically when changes are detected to items that need to be synced to other device. There is no need to sync if nothing has changed that requires a sync action. There are some services.sync prefs related to (idle) timers. Most these prefs are automatically set internally and can't be modified. There is a Sync Now menu item (button) in the Firefox Account toolbar button drop-down list that allows to initiate a Sync and there are various lastSync prefs for each engine.

  • services.sync.scheduler
  • services.sync.nextSync
  • services.sync.clients.lastSync
  • services.sync.bookmarks.lastSync
  • services.sync.tabs.lastSync

Firefox will Sync automatically when changes are detected to items that need to be synced to other device. There is no need to sync if nothing has changed that requires a sync action. There are some services.sync prefs related to (idle) timers. Most these prefs are automatically set internally and can't be modified. There is a Sync Now menu item (button) in the Firefox Account toolbar button drop-down list that allows to initiate a Sync and there are various lastSync prefs for each engine. *services.sync.scheduler *services.sync.nextSync *services.sync.clients.lastSync *services.sync.bookmarks.lastSync *services.sync.tabs.lastSync ---- *https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/about-config-editor-firefox
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