Syncing office computer with laptop

I have Firefox on my laptop (Win10 Pro) and on my Android phone; just bought a new office computer that is running Win11. My laptop has a long list of bookmarks and a do… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I have Firefox on my laptop (Win10 Pro) and on my Android phone; just bought a new office computer that is running Win11. My laptop has a long list of bookmarks and a dozen or more open tabs. I would like to get this same setup on the new computer. I thought I followed directions but since it does not work I guess I have missed something important.

Go to the menu in upper right, then the > next to my account, which brings up Manage Account, Syncing, several other items, then a list of tabs on my phone, another list of tabs on my laptop, and a third list of tabs on an old computer that no longer exists. It has been syncing for 2-3 hours without evident progress. I would like to delete the dead computer to avoid confusion but see no way to do it. Mainly I want to sync with the laptop or, failing that, import the bookmarks from it.

I also copied the FF profile from the old computer into the new one. The files and directory structures are identical but FF cannot read the profile. I do not know what to do about any of this.

Asked by John R Sweet 10 மணி நேரத்திற்கு முன்பு

Last reply by John R Sweet 5 மணி நேரத்திற்கு முன்பு

Does Signing Into Firefox Do Something, Such as Save Your Session?

I sign into Firefox because I always believed it did something, but when I update the browser, I lose all my tabs. When restore previous session doesn't work, isn't that … (மேலும் படிக்க)

I sign into Firefox because I always believed it did something, but when I update the browser, I lose all my tabs. When restore previous session doesn't work, isn't that the point of signing into the browser so it remembers and you can push the whole Firefox session to another computer? Using this Firefox session on my MacBookPro and want it on my iMac and would like to know how to do that. Would like to know how to lock down the session too. What is going on right now, I don't understand where the session went. I'm logged in. What's the point of logging in? This is getting circular.

Asked by billing11 1 நாள் முன்பு

Last reply by FredMcD 13 மணி நேரத்திற்கு முன்பு

Lost bookmarks and passwords for Firefox

My hard drive on my imac died and had to be replaced - i want to restore all my firefox bookmarks and passwords on the new hard drive but I don't have the old firefox dat… (மேலும் படிக்க)

My hard drive on my imac died and had to be replaced - i want to restore all my firefox bookmarks and passwords on the new hard drive but I don't have the old firefox data folder as everything was lost. I have a firefox account. I'm not very techy, but can follow instructions. If anyone can help I'd be really grateful

Asked by bru_65 16 மணி நேரத்திற்கு முன்பு

Last reply by Seburo 14 மணி நேரத்திற்கு முன்பு

Problem with syncing after i reinstalled my windows

Hello, I just reinstalled my windows today and i wanted to log into my firefox account to sync my data and it's all gone. Can you help me to recover my passwords/accounts… (மேலும் படிக்க)

Hello, I just reinstalled my windows today and i wanted to log into my firefox account to sync my data and it's all gone. Can you help me to recover my passwords/accounts? Thank you and have a great day!

Asked by devilinside533 22 மணி நேரத்திற்கு முன்பு

Last reply by Seburo 22 மணி நேரத்திற்கு முன்பு

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What is Sync's behavior when logging to a new computer which already has local Firefox data?

Hi, I seem to be unable to find this information: I have an old computer A, with old Firefox data which is synced to Firefox Sync. I am logged in Sync on this computer. I… (மேலும் படிக்க)

Hi,

I seem to be unable to find this information:

I have an old computer A, with old Firefox data which is synced to Firefox Sync. I am logged in Sync on this computer. I do not care for this data.

I also have a new computer B with new local Firefox data. This computer has never seen Sync at all. I want to keep this data.

If I log into Sync on computer B, can I make sure that its data isn't erased and replaced by computer A's data?

Thanks,

Asked by pierrickfoulquier 1 நாள் முன்பு

Answered by FredMcD 1 நாள் முன்பு

Duplicate Firefox Sync Devices

I noticed that in the "Synced Tabs" on Firefox for Windows 10, there are duplicate devices listed down that are not listed in my "Connected Devices" page. I noticed this … (மேலும் படிக்க)

I noticed that in the "Synced Tabs" on Firefox for Windows 10, there are duplicate devices listed down that are not listed in my "Connected Devices" page. I noticed this after I was fixing a bug on my Firefox Installation that ended with me uninstalling and re-installing it, then signing back into sync.

Essentially, the "Synced Tabs" it shows 2 different "devices" for the same laptop:

What is even stranger is that these Duplicates don't show up on my other Firefox devices such as my Phone and iPad, they only appear on my laptop's instance of Firefox.

Asked by lozadajobd 2 நாட்கள் முன்பு

SEC_ERROR_LIBRARY_FAILURE after syncing

Hi, brief backstory: When I set up my new desktop, I copied over the nightly profile from my laptop. This however meant that Firefox Sync kept confusing my laptop and my … (மேலும் படிக்க)

Hi,

brief backstory: When I set up my new desktop, I copied over the nightly profile from my laptop. This however meant that Firefox Sync kept confusing my laptop and my desktop, only ever keeping the most recently synced state from either. This persisted even after I changed the devices names.

Searching on the internet, I found a suggestion to delete `services.sync.client.GUID` from about:config. I did that, and long story short, I cannot open any websites on my desktop anymore. It fails immediately with SEC_ERROR_LIBRARY_FAILURE.

This error persists even after

  • Refreshing Firefox
  • Reinstalling Firefox
  • Creating a new Firefox profile

whenever I log back into Sync. So I tried deleting and recreating my Firefox account to get rid of whatever corrupted data is presumably stuck in the sync data, but even then the error still occurs. It only disappears if I create a new profile and *never sign into sync*, but this is not a long term solution.

Does anyone have an idea how to identify and delete whatever setting is causing firefox to choke?

Asked by strangeglyph 2 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Last reply by TyDraniu 2 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Logins and passwords

My firefox browser stopped loading any pages so I reset it and seemingly lost all save logins and password. And now I can't get them back on my PC browser even tho they a… (மேலும் படிக்க)

My firefox browser stopped loading any pages so I reset it and seemingly lost all save logins and password. And now I can't get them back on my PC browser even tho they are on my mobile version. No syncing works and no idea how to solve it

Asked by foxdog252 3 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Last reply by FredMcD 3 நாட்கள் முன்பு

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Blocked by Content Security Policy This page has a content security policy that prevents it from being loaded in this way. Firefox prevented this page from loading in this way because the page has a content security policy that disallows it.

Blocked by Content Security Policy This page has a content security policy that prevents it from being loaded in this way. Firefox prevented this page from loading in thi… (மேலும் படிக்க)

Blocked by Content Security Policy

This page has a content security policy that prevents it from being loaded in this way.

Firefox prevented this page from loading in this way because the page has a content security policy that disallows it.

Asked by masum rana 4 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Answered by FredMcD 3 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Why does Mozilla keep breaking UserCSS?

I'm very sorry if it comes off as hostile. It's actually kind of out of fear that one day it will all break down. As person on autistic spectrum I really need ability to … (மேலும் படிக்க)

I'm very sorry if it comes off as hostile. It's actually kind of out of fear that one day it will all break down.

As person on autistic spectrum I really need ability to maintain pleasant-to-eyes user layout. Even before the Quantum updates Firefox moved from pretty much perfect-looking browser to worse and worse (kinda Chrome-looking) one. That's why UserCss was a godsend.

http://prntscr.com/26cyw7p

But every few updates stuff breaks and I have to download yet another updated version of custom CSS, and often at least one option I am using actively is no longer available because firefox update broke it for good. Today was such day - after Firefox updated, suddenly tabs were way too high, extending into favorites tabs. After updating and reconfiguring (since config files are different with each iteration), four more customization options gone in between last and current CSS update.

I understand going forward and such, but if the visuals peaked in 2007, why not keep all the CSS working properly when doing so? Just do not remove old calls and such?

Asked by Nekomimi 4 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Last reply by jscher2000 4 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Verification emails will not send to address with non-standard TLD

I tried multiple times to sign up using my email address that uses the domain @sleepy.fish. I was slightly tipped off when firefox attempted to ask if I had made a mistak… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I tried multiple times to sign up using my email address that uses the domain @sleepy.fish. I was slightly tipped off when firefox attempted to ask if I had made a mistake entering my email... i tried multiple ways to get the verification emails send both via web client and ios app and it simply would not send. To sanity check I created a new account using an old @gmail.com address and immediately got the verification email.

I'm kinda migrating off of mega corp google products though, hence the signing up for firefox sync haha. Would be great if I could figure out how to ensure delivery of the verification email so I can complete account setup with my custom domain email

Asked by jrileyharrington 4 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Can't log into Firefox

I can't log into the Firefox app on Windows or iOS. I don't have access to my email which is required for 2 factor authentication. Is there a way I can still log back in?… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I can't log into the Firefox app on Windows or iOS. I don't have access to my email which is required for 2 factor authentication. Is there a way I can still log back in?

Asked by bluepebbles60 4 நாட்கள் முன்பு

"Show tabs from other devices" ignores my custom Android device names

I use the Firefox app on an Android phone and I've renamed the device to "Samsung Galaxy A50". When I use Firefox on my computer if I click on the "Show tabs from other d… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I use the Firefox app on an Android phone and I've renamed the device to "Samsung Galaxy A50". When I use Firefox on my computer if I click on the "Show tabs from other devices" button instead of my custom name it shows a default name with the model number.

"Send Page to Device" does display the personalized name.

I've tried logging off from the Android app and logging in again. The custom name appears for a few hours but then reverts to the default name again.

Asked by Ivan 5 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Firefox Sync Account

I got a new phone so I no longer had access to 2FA for my main account and I can't login to the account to delete it, can Mozilla delete the account for me or do I have t… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I got a new phone so I no longer had access to 2FA for my main account and I can't login to the account to delete it, can Mozilla delete the account for me or do I have to use another account?

Asked by LiquidTylenol 5 நாட்கள் முன்பு

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Firefox seemed to "sync" the DisableAppUpdate policy from a Windows public comp to my Linux personal comp. I don't want that.

I normally use Firefox desktop on my Linux computer. Last week, I started using it on a public computer running Windows. I installed Firefox Portable and then logged/sync… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I normally use Firefox desktop on my Linux computer.

Last week, I started using it on a public computer running Windows. I installed Firefox Portable and then logged/synced into my Firefox account on this Win computer. I noticed that in the Firefox Portable Windows “about:preferences” page, it says “Your browser is being managed by your organization”, which links to about:policies. In that “about:policies” page, it shows this https://i.imgur.com/JmD8nXg.png Policy Name: DisableAppUpdate Policy Value: true. Now I’m back on my Linux desktop computer and it also has this “managed by your organization” message in “about:preferences” and the same “about:policies” stuff. In other words, it appears that this policy was copied from the Windows public computer to my personal Linux computer. I don’t want that.

How can I undo this? And how can I block this sort of policy syncing?

Asked by Mozilla cheese 6 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Answered by jscher2000 6 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Does Firefox and Firefox devedition syncing on everything

I begin to use firefox developer edition alongside firefox regular version. I've read some article that say if these 2 difference version using 2 seperate different profi… (மேலும் படிக்க)

I begin to use firefox developer edition alongside firefox regular version. I've read some article that say if these 2 difference version using 2 seperate different profile, but it seems they're not. For example, when I change the theme to light for firefox and dark for firefox devedition, they always syncing each other so it use the theme the last set regardless where is set.

My question, is firefox and firefox devedition really using 2 seperate different profile? Can I use different setup like themes, addons for only one version? Where I can read the official documentation?

Asked by reteehee 6 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Last reply by jscher2000 6 நாட்கள் முன்பு

Cannot get my old profile data

Hi, Approximately 8 years ago, I deleted my google account, which I use on firefox. And 5 years ago, I lost my computer as well. When I tried to sync firefox data on my n… (மேலும் படிக்க)

Hi, Approximately 8 years ago, I deleted my google account, which I use on firefox. And 5 years ago, I lost my computer as well. When I tried to sync firefox data on my new computer, firefox asked me to verify via email, which is deleted. I have no longer an access to my google account to verify, and the only way to sync my old firefox account is losing my old data. I had to create a new firefox account. Is there any way to restore my profile data? (Note: I am sending this question via the same account that I need to restore profile data from). Regards

Asked by aaa72412 6 நாட்கள் முன்பு