I followed the instructions present here in order to use two Firefox profiles simultaneously. But I would like to make this process faster by starting each profile from its own shortcut. How do I create a shortcut to launch each profile?
You can use your menu launcher creator (or right click the desktop and select new launcher, depending on what desktop you are on) to fashion two new
This will launch
If you wanted to do it manually, the desktop shortcut would look something like this; you could create it in a text-editor and name it
Something else I recommend is going to your firefox folder ( mine is
This is because it can get confusing if you are using different profiles and you start
You can also get prompted each time for which profile to use by making sure 'don't ask at startup' is unchecked, which is in the firefox
as noted in the question you referred to.
I find this works: