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browser won't keep me signed in

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Every time I close firefox and reopen it, it has me sign in to my firefox account to sync my stuff. I've looked for an option to always keep me logged in but I don't see it.

Every time I close firefox and reopen it, it has me sign in to my firefox account to sync my stuff. I've looked for an option to always keep me logged in but I don't see it.

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Your ‘logged-in’ status is stored in special cookies. If the cookie is removed, you are logged out.

Type about:preferences#privacy<enter> in the address bar. The button next to History, select Use Custom Settings.

At the bottom of the page, turn on Clear History When Firefox Closes. At the far right, press the Settings button. Turn on ONLY Cache and Form And Search History leaving the others off.

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; rv:61.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/61.0

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FredMcD
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Your ‘logged-in’ status is stored in special cookies. If the cookie is removed, you are logged out.

Type about:preferences#privacy<enter> in the address bar. The button next to History, select Use Custom Settings.

At the bottom of the page, turn on Clear History When Firefox Closes. At the far right, press the Settings button. Turn on ONLY Cache and Form And Search History leaving the others off.

Your ‘logged-in’ status is stored in special cookies. If the cookie is removed, you are logged out. Type '''about:preferences#privacy'''<enter> in the address bar. The button next to '''History, ''' select '''Use Custom Settings. ''' At the bottom of the page, turn on '''Clear History When Firefox Closes. ''' At the far right, press the '''Settings''' button. Turn on ONLY '''Cache''' and '''Form And Search History''' leaving the others off.

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Awesome. Thank you very much

Awesome. Thank you very much
FredMcD
  • Top 10 Contributor
4398 solutions 61694 answers

Glad to help. Safe Surfing.

Glad to help. Safe Surfing.