I've never had a Master password. Why does it keep asking for one?
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Only recently, Firefox has started asking for a Master Password. I've ised Mozilla products since all you had was Netscape, and NOTHING ever asked for a Master Password, nor have I ever entered one. SO WHAT GIVES??? Want to know something more? write me at email@example.com
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Additional System Details
- Adobe® Acrobat® Plug-in for Web Browsers, Version 11.0.19
- A plugin to detect whether the Adobe Application Manager is installed on this machine.
- A plugin to detect whether the Adobe Extension Manager is installed on this machine.
- Provides information about the default web browser
- Displays Java applet content, or a placeholder if Java is not installed.
- Shockwave Flash 24.0 r0
- User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; Intel Mac OS X 10.11; rv:50.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/50.0
Are you using Sync to sync any data?
Does Firefox ask for the master password if you open the Password Manager?
- Options/Preferences -> Security: Logins: "Saved Logins" -> "Show Passwords"
If you have never set a master password yourself then try to reset the master password.