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Keep Favorites with new ISP?

by January47 / February 24, 2005 7:12 PM PST

Will I lose my favorites if I change my Internet Service Provider?

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Re: keep favorites when switching ISP's.
by Kees Bakker / February 24, 2005 8:02 PM PST

The simple answer is no: your Favorites are stored on your computer, and are totally independent on which ISP you use.

If you care about losing your Favorites, it might make sense to use File>Export>Favorites in Internet Explorer and backup the resulting (small) file together will all your other personal files to diskette, cd-rw, USb-stick or another networked computer. But, of course, that's another story.


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importing favorites
by foxycat / February 28, 2005 3:28 PM PST

Not if you're using the same browser. And if you change browsers,as from IE to Firefox, there's a built-in Import utility to trasfer them.

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