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Lost all by bookmarks, passwords which was curated by the last 5years of work, Can anyone help?

Hey, today i migrated to another laptop, i had forgotten Firefox password so i reset the password. according to the popup message by Firefox some data could be lost but i… (read more)

Hey, today i migrated to another laptop, i had forgotten Firefox password so i reset the password. according to the popup message by Firefox some data could be lost but i have lost all my data from bookmark to my passwords which was my last 5 years work. I really need those passwords can anyone help, please?

Asked by shivamanurag12 2 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 days ago

Synching two computers

Thank you to Ultraviolet for responding to my question. I tried to find out if my laptop had the synch feature turned on but could not find a location for this. I click… (read more)

Thank you to Ultraviolet for responding to my question. I tried to find out if my laptop had the synch feature turned on but could not find a location for this. I clicked on synch sign in and received a message another user has signed on. Do you want to synch this device - or something similar to that. I should have written it down when I had the laptop turned on. I was not sure if I wanted to continue so I logged out. All of the bookmarks on the laptop are on the desktop except for one folder which has quite a few websites listed - websites I do not want to lose.

Would it be safe to continue on the laptop when the question comes up? Is the synching going from the laptop to the desktop? I am a senior and do not have a lot of computer tech knowledge.

When I checked my desktop, I found a section that told me that synch was on. I could not find something similar on the laptop.

Asked by bouvsbunscavies 1 week ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 week ago

Cannot Import Bookmarks from Edge Browser

I installed Linux OS and now I am trying to get my bookmarks and passwords from my previous Firefox browser and Edge, but it is not syncing. I would be happy to have your… (read more)

I installed Linux OS and now I am trying to get my bookmarks and passwords from my previous Firefox browser and Edge, but it is not syncing. I would be happy to have your opinions and solutions. Thank you!

Asked by farhadanwari58 3 weeks ago

Last reply by Bithiah 1 week ago

Проблема со входом.

Добрый день. Не могу войти в свой аккаунт ... @gmail.com . Стоит двухэтапная аутентификация, и я не помню свой десятизначный пароль от входа. А приложение для аутентифика… (read more)

Добрый день. Не могу войти в свой аккаунт ... @gmail.com . Стоит двухэтапная аутентификация, и я не помню свой десятизначный пароль от входа. А приложение для аутентификации было удалено, и код узнать не могу. Можно ли через почту ... @gmail.com как-то восстановить вход в аккаунт?

Asked by woodcraft-room 1 week ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 week ago

How do I open my synced Mac Firefox Session on the new Mac that I just Synced?

Trying to open the Firefox sessions that I have open on my Old Synced Mac on my New Synced Mac and nothing is happening. How do I duplicate the sessions that are open alr… (read more)

Trying to open the Firefox sessions that I have open on my Old Synced Mac on my New Synced Mac and nothing is happening. How do I duplicate the sessions that are open already on my Old Mac on my New Mac?

Asked by dlb_walters 1 week ago

Last reply by ultraviolet 1 week ago

Synching two computers

I have a desktop using Windows 7 and a laptop using Windows 10. For some reason, a folder containing several bookmarked websites disappeared from my desktop bookmark side… (read more)

I have a desktop using Windows 7 and a laptop using Windows 10.

For some reason, a folder containing several bookmarked websites disappeared from my desktop bookmark side panel. That folder is on my laptop so all is not lost.

My question is which computer should I be at when pressing the synch button? I want the folder containing the websites to be on my desktop as well as my laptop.

Asked by bouvsbunscavies 1 week ago

Last reply by ultraviolet 1 week ago

FireFox Disconnecting

Not every time but very often when i log onto my PC and get on Firefox my account shows as disconnected. I will log in again and it always thinks i am logging in from a n… (read more)

Not every time but very often when i log onto my PC and get on Firefox my account shows as disconnected. I will log in again and it always thinks i am logging in from a new device. i am not using a VPN or anything and also all sites all think i am singing in from a new device. it is so annoying and i do not know how to fix it. i work on a private network and don't have anything set up that would change my IP location or anything. no idea why this is happening and i would love some help

Asked by coolcolin56 1 week ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 week ago

Lost everything?

Hai my name is Z and im hoping to find some help from someone. I was sorta forced to reset my computer after it couldnt auto repair itself. Once it loaded back up and loo… (read more)

Hai my name is Z and im hoping to find some help from someone. I was sorta forced to reset my computer after it couldnt auto repair itself. Once it loaded back up and looked over everything that was deleted and everything that it kept and firefox was one, however i did notice that it didnt have the "old firefox data" folder like it has had when ive reset my computer by choice in the past. So i assume my bookmarks, themes, history, and most importantly my saved passwords are gone for good? This makes me not want to use Firefox anymore and i probably wont unless my stuff can be pulled back up because i really needed those passwords and bookmarks.

Asked by Z 2 weeks ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 weeks ago

Firefox Sync popups and emails after syncing new device

Hi This is not a bug, just more of a feature request. Every time when I sync an account to a new device, I got a popup to sync another device and afterwards I get a mail … (read more)

Hi

This is not a bug, just more of a feature request. Every time when I sync an account to a new device, I got a popup to sync another device and afterwards I get a mail on how to complete my sync setup and sync another device. I'd have no problem with it, if this is my first device that I am trying to sync. But I have several devices with the sync enabled, I am syncing from these devices and Mozilla knows this as it has history of devices where I was signed in and it can see that there are data to be synced so apparently this is not the first device you are trying to sync. Can we have an option to dismiss these messages and popups forever?

Thanks

Asked by kovacikster 4 months ago

Last reply by Edjupol 2 weeks ago

Just signed back into firefox after getting my laptop repaired and none of my stuff synced

My laptop just came back from the shop after a hard drive crash and Ive had to reinstall everything. I just reinstalled firefox, signed in and synced but its not got any … (read more)

My laptop just came back from the shop after a hard drive crash and Ive had to reinstall everything. I just reinstalled firefox, signed in and synced but its not got any of my bookmarks, saved passwords/logins, add ons or history. I tried to do the Import and Restore but there is nothing in there. I checked the profiles, there are two, profile:defualt-release and profile:default. Neither have any bookmarks, saved logins etc. I've been using firefox for years and have synced it before and it worked then. I chose firefox specifically so that I could just restore all my stuff in the event of a crash but now I can't find any of it. Is there any other way to get all my saved stuff back? Any advice would be greatly appreiated! thanks.

Asked by shortfuseburning 2 weeks ago

Last reply by FredMcD 2 weeks ago

Deleting account after losing access

I recently and stupidly lost access to my 2FA app. I am not hopeful that I will regain access and would just like to delete my old Firefox account so that it isn't there … (read more)

I recently and stupidly lost access to my 2FA app. I am not hopeful that I will regain access and would just like to delete my old Firefox account so that it isn't there to be abused.

Is there any way to do this?

Thanks!

Asked by njfort 2 weeks ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 weeks ago

sync isn't working at all

Just reinstalled my pc, never used a sync from file I always do it that way. 1. download ff 2. login 3. synced it fails at step 3, it just doesn't do anything at all, al… (read more)

Just reinstalled my pc, never used a sync from file I always do it that way.

1. download ff 2. login 3. synced

it fails at step 3, it just doesn't do anything at all, all I can see is my profile picture but nothing else, no bookmarks, no history, no addons, anything

I tried to sync on with my mobile, but there is literally nothing to sync.. I never used a backup file or anything

what should I do to get my addons and bookmarks back?

thanks

Asked by Cooller 3 weeks ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 weeks ago

2fa e-mail code

how do i-if i can-get a/the 2fa e-mail code in my gmail e-mail inbox rather than/instead of a/the qr code for f.f.'s mobile? i can't use the qr code on the cameras on my … (read more)

how do i-if i can-get a/the 2fa e-mail code in my gmail e-mail inbox rather than/instead of a/the qr code for f.f.'s mobile? i can't use the qr code on the cameras on my devices and new smartphone since they won't work or sync properly! i'm simply just/only transferring my f.f. browsing history from a windows 10 desktop pc, which is/ has been very slow recently, to my newer windows 7 laptop pc here, which is much faster and not cluttered! i've been using mozilla's firefox ever since 2006/15 years now-it's terrific/great! i thank your fine group there and do have a great/nice day there! again thanks! mike k.(ondash)

Asked by mmikus2k 3 weeks ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 weeks ago

quest

How can I do so that all the synchronized things are saved in the browser even without being connected,I mainly ask this question because I live in Cuba and here it is ve… (read more)

How can I do so that all the synchronized things are saved in the browser even without being connected,I mainly ask this question because I live in Cuba and here it is very difficult to always be connected to the internet, although if we are connected to a local network we have friends


THK

Asked by josebankai 3 weeks ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 weeks ago