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What the? My Nescape Bookmarks are in Firefox Profiles!?????

I just posted on where the heck to find my Netscape and Firefox bookmarks so I could back them up after just losing tons of both after some junk software blew all of it away. I found the Netscape ones using the %AppData% comman in RUN.

However, I could not find a folder for Mozilla Firefox. I looked and looked and nothing. I closed it and then hit the same command again. This time Mozilla was there and Netcape was gone. Now for the really wild part. The bookmarks in the profile folder under Mozilla/Firefox were the ones for Netscape!

I have tried this command again and again and did searches for bookmarks and the only ones my whole computer finds is the bookmark files that belongs to Netscape. However, Netscape is showing the bookmarks in Netscape like it should and Firefox is showing my Firefox bookmarks, but I have no file *of* those bookmarks any place.

Please, help. I feel like I'm losing my mind. Of course I'm using XP and its' why I'm posting here. And I have the newest version of Firefox, 1.04 and Netscape 7.2.

Lori, desperate..

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Sadly, No

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Nothing in there tells me anything I need to know. I checked that before as well. I'm lost as to where the file is or any of this. I feel like "Twiight Zone" music should be playing..

Thanks though.

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Mozilla and Netscape are two related programs. Mozilla was born from the ashes of Netscape, and then Netscape was born from Mozilla (though no ashes this time).

Anyway... If you open Firefox, and go to the bookmark manager thing, there's an option to export your bookmarks under File. Just use that to save them to some location of your choosing.

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Thank You

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I had a feeling that both being "related" it has something to do with this, and the fact that I can find my Netscape bookmaks now and back them up on a small jumpdrive (with every day documents) made me thrilled. Now I can get Firefox's, too. Thanks!


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try this site...

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Can't Click

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I can't click the link, but I'm all set and have it all figured out now. Thanks though -- I appreciate the trouble Happy

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