Sync interface lacking feedback and Addons

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Sync interface lacking feedback and Addons

Unread postby user-since-3 » Mon, 28 Nov 2016, 05:00

When syncing devices there is no feedback that anything is going on.
Also, even though I have 'Add-ons' checked on "source" and "target" devices , the Addons are not coming over. Both devices are pc's running W10.

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Re: Sync interface lacking feedback and Addons

Unread postby Moonchild » Mon, 28 Nov 2016, 10:07

You can put the "sync" indicator through customization anywhere in your interface. it will animate when syncing is going on.

Syncing of add-ons is no longer supported because it relies on getting them downloaded from various places (the sync server only retains the metadata for them) and there's a problem with that (by design AMO will only give you the latest available version, which doesn't work for Firefox extensions on Pale Moon). We've stopped supporting syncing of add-ons with the release of v27 for this reason, because it would break any browser receiving add-ons that way.
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