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how do i know sync is completed in v29

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how do i know sync is completed in v29? no sign and message so far.

new to this function. and how it sync? just in case bookmark, just sync both from desktop? or can use one as primary.

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You can check the about:sync-progress page via the location bar.

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'about:sync-progress' just show me: set up is completed. no sync status.

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I don't believe there is a about:sync page that does that. AFAIK, the about page cor-el gave you is all I'm aware of to.

There are some internal sync pages that you can open from the about:about page like the about:sync-progress page.

You can open about: pages via the location bar like you open a website.

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You mentioned

just sync both from desktop? or can use one as primary.

No not as far as I am aware.

I only currently use a single device, so I am not sure of this as fact, but I understand the New Sync syncs with the Sync servers on any connected device is effectively similar to the data held on the server.

You do not get options to

  • Sync between certain paired devices,
  • Choose the direction of sync between devices and choose whether that sync is to merge data instead of overwritng.

It is also I believe possible to log the sync activity, but I don't think this is likely to be something that is going to assist with your problem.

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I think FF have long way to go to let sync function usable. .

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Sync is a great tool but I would like to know when sync has completed. Maybe have the indicator spinning or not spinning so we know.

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The initial Sync process completion display is as cor-el posted. After the initial sync you can view "sync progress" via a Tooltip for the Sync button.

There is a Sync button sitting in the Menu Panel > when the Customize Panel is open. Move that button to a Toolbar or into the Menu Panel (on the right).

If you hover the cursor of that button a Tooltip will appear that says "Last sync" and gives the day and time. As such - Last sync: Sat 16:28