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Background

Firefox 2.0 introduces a built-in Session Restore feature, allowing the user to continue browsing from where they left off if browser restarts. This preference controls when to store extra information about a session: contents of forms, scrollbar positions, cookies, and POST data.

Possible values and their effects

0

Store extra session data for any site. (Default starting with Firefox 4.)

1

Store extra session data for unencrypted (non-HTTPS) sites only. (Default before Firefox 4.)

2

Never store extra session data.

First checked in

Has an effect in

  • Mozilla Firefox (nightly builds since 2006-04-26; 2.0)

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