How to allow multiple login sessions in web browser

How to guide

Sometimes it is expected to have multiple accounts logged in simultaneously in the same web browser. The browsers not allowed to login with multiple account for the same website such as Gmail, Facebook and many other are failed. In this article learn how to solve this problem and allow multiple login sessions in web browser.

Allow multiple login sessions in web browser:

Platform: Windows
The browsers typically share the same session cookies across all the tabs as this is the default behavior. However you have to close the current session in order to login with different user credentials.
There is an option in Internet Explorer, Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browser to allow multiple login sessions. Let’s see how you can make this is possible with beautiful extensions and builtin command options.
1

Internet Explorer:

In Internet Explorer Properties window, navigate to Shortcut tab. The Shortcut tab has the field called Target and there you will see the full execution path for iexplore.exe. To allow multiple login sessions, iexplore.exe has to be executed with command option –nomerge. So, you would need to modify the target execution path by appending the command option –nomerge at the end of the string.
allow multiple login sessions in web browser
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Google Chrome

In Google Chrome, there is no direct command option like as in Internet Explorer. Here you need to install a special extension called MultiLogin which is free.
allow multiple login sessions in web browser
After installation, you can see the MultiLogin icon appeared at the top right corner of the Chrome browser window.
allow multiple login sessions in web browser
You need to click on the MultiLogin icon to start new session and the new Chrome tab will be opened with identical session number. For each click, identical session number created and new tab will be loaded.
allow multiple login sessions in web browser
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Mozilla Firefox

Just like Google Chrome, in Firefox also you need to install a special extension called Multifox which is free
allow multiple login sessions in web browser
After installation, you can see the Multifox icon appeared at the top right corner of the Firefox browser window.
When you click on Multifox icon, the drop down menu will be populated. Further you need to select menu item New to start the new session. Once the menu item New is clicked, then the associated session menu gets created and appended at the bottom of the menu. Like this you can create multiple sessions. The use session menu is to identify particular session and switch to session when needed. You can delete the particular session, selectively once you are done.
allow multiple login sessions in web browser

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