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Firefox - Log in to Pocket with your Account

If you've signed up for Pocket with your Firefox Account, you can log in to the Pocket app on your phone or tablet using that same account.


Table of Contents

  • Use your Firefox Account to log in to the Pocket app
  • Log in to Pocket when your Firefox Account isn't an option
  • Problems logging in to Pocket

Use your Firefox Account to log in to the Pocket app

  1. Launch the app, then tap Login.
  2. Tap Log In with Firefox.
  3. Enter your Firefox Account email address and password.
If Log In with Firefox isn't an option, see the next section to learn how to create a Pocket password.

Log in to Pocket when your Firefox Account isn't an option

Some apps don't provide a way to log in to Pocket with your Firefox Account. You can create a Pocket-specific password to log in to these apps:

  1. Visit Pocket's Forgot your username or password? page.
  2. Enter the email address that you use with your Firefox Account, and click Submit.
  3. Check your email for a message from Pocket, and follow the instructions to set a password.

Problems logging in to Pocket

If you have increased privacy settings in Firefox, you may find yourself stuck in a loop when you click the Pocket button. If you are unable to save a page because Pocket keeps prompting you to sign up even if you've already logged in, follow these instructions to add an exception for getpocket.com.

  1. Click the menu button Firefox Menu icon and choose Preferences.
  2. Click the Privacy & Security panel.
  3. Under History, choose Use custom settings for history in the drop-down list and uncheck Always use private browsing mode.
  4. Click the Exceptions button.
  5. Enter getpocket.com in the Address of website field, then click Allow.
  6. Click Save Changes to finish.

If you have any questions, come by the Help Desk at Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Room 105, call 646-1840, or email us at help@nmsu.edu.




Keywords:Log in to Pocket with your Firefox Account internet web browser   Doc ID:82328
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2018-05-17 10:42 MDTUpdated:2018-05-17 10:53 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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