Please teach me how to reset firefox. I deleted and installed Firefox to make a new one, but the data is not erased. Please tell me how to reset all passwords.
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Modified by akamandro12345
Here is a previous question thread that had an excellent solution provided that should be able to help you. I have personally tried the instructions in the post and it does work as intended.
Link to the previous question thread with solution: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/1095045
You can also refer to the attached screenshot if you need additional context on how to run the command (just click the Windows icon button on your taskbar and type in "firefox.exe -p").
Hopefully this answer managed to help you, and if it did, kindly mark this answer as the solution(solved)! If it did not, kindly report back so I can help you!
Modified by YongHan
This is the relevant support article. Refreshing is a last resort. I suggest you create a new profile instead. You can do that with Firefox open or closed. You can remove the old profile later when you have retrieved any data you may want.
https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/profile-manager-create-remove-switch-firefox-profiles https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/recovering-important-data-from-an-old-profile https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/profiles-where-firefox-stores-user-data#w_what-information-is-stored-in-my-profile