Reset Firefox -> Repair Firefox

Brandon Cheng at
Tue Jul 9 03:50:42 UTC 2013

On Mon 08 Jul 2013 07:46:34 PM EDT, Gavin Sharp wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 8, 2013 at 4:41 PM, Gavin Sharp <gavin at> wrote:
>> - explicitly warned about some of the higher-value information that
>> isn't restored: add-ons/themes, download history (as opposed to just
>> omitting them from the list of things that will be restored)
> This could be part of
>> - added a mechanism for relatively easily "undoing" a reset
> This is
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The words reset and repair both have issues. The issues of reset have 
been made pretty prominent, but repair implies that Firefox won't 
delete any settings.

I kind of like something along the lines of "Cleanup Firefox". It 
suggests that some things may go away and potentially fix some problems.

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