Open bookmark in Container Tab

Open bookmark in Container Tab

Adds an "Open in Container Tab" menu item to bookmark menus to open bookmarks in a container tab.

What is Open bookmark in Container Tab?
"Open bookmark in Container Tab" is a Firefox add-on that allows the user to open bookmarks in a container tab, which is a feature used for compartmentalizing browsing sessions and maintaining privacy. Note: it doesn't work in private browsing windows.
By: Rob W
Rating: 4.73 (56)
Version: 1.3 (Last updated: 2020-06-15)
Creation date: 2018-09-07
Weekly download count: 16
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • bookmarks
  • contextualIdentities
  • cookies
  • menus
Size: 24.75K
URLs: Website
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Adds an "Open in Container Tab" menu item to bookmark menus to open bookmarks in a container tab.

Container tabs are only supported in non-private browsing windows, so the add-on cannot open container tabs in private browsing windows.

The menu item will appear at the bottom of the context menu by default. If you are an advanced user and want to move the menu item near the top (with the other "Open in ..." menu items), follow my instructions at .

User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Allows for bookmarks to be opened in specific container tabs
  • Saves time and clicks when managing multiple accounts or contexts
  • Improves the functionality of Firefox's built-in containers feature
  • Some users experience glitches and unwanted behavior with the add-on
  • Perceived as redundant by some users because similar functionality is built into Firefox
  • Lacks the ability to automatically open bookmarks in a designated container
Most mentioned
  • Should be a core feature of Firefox or the Multi-Account Containers extension
  • Desire for more integration with Firefox and saving steps in use
  • Reports of glitches and pop-up dialog boxes causing frustration
Recent reviews
Why need this? It is already built into FF
by smayer97, 2024-02-24
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Risk impact

Open bookmark in Container Tab is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

Open bookmark in Container Tab has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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