Need to sync Firefox multi-account containers or Facebook containers? Here's a simple way to enable Firefox containers sync in Windows.
One of the best features of Firefox is the support for multi-account containers. Each container is its own entity and separate from each other. You can think of them as user profiles in Chrome but a lot more user friendly and easy to manage. You can create as many containers as you want.
Though you have to install a sperate add-on, creating sperate containers within the browser is helpful in day to day usage. It lets you separate the workflow and categorize accounts. This is especially true for users with multiple accounts of the same service that don't allow multi-login (looking at you Outlook).
If you've enabled Firefox sync, the multi-account container add-on itself syncs automatically. However, you need to enable another feature within the Multi-account container to sync all the containers. By default, container sync is disabled. Follow the steps listed below to enable Firefox container sync.
Steps to Enable Containers Sync in Firefox
These are the steps you should follow to sync Firefox containers.
- Open the Firefox browser.
- Click on the Menu icon on the top-right corner.
- Select the "Add-ons" option.
- In the add-ons page, find "Firefox Multi-Account Containers" add-on, click on the "Option" icon and select "Manage".
- Here, go to the "Options" tab.
- Turn on "Enable Sync" option.
- Settings are automatically saved.
- Close the add-on tab.
That is it. With the above steps, you've enable Containers sync in Firefox. From on now, Firefox will sync your containers and site assignments.
I hope that helps. If you are stuck or need some help, comment below and I will try to help as much as possible. If you like this article, check out how to enable Firefox tabs and how to enable DNS-over-HTTPS in Firefox.