Export Firefox bookmarks to an HTML file to back up or transfer bookmarks

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  • Revision id: 13092
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  • Creator: uminocha
  • Comment: updated instructions for bookmark actions in Firefox4
  • Reviewed: Yes
  • Reviewed:
  • Reviewed by: Chris_Ilias
  • Is approved? No
  • Is current revision? No
  • Ready for localization: No
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Exported Bookmarks can be used as a backup or for importing into another web browser.

  1. On the menu bar,At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Bookmarks menu and choose Organize Bookmarks....

    organize.png bookmarkstohtml-en-mac-1.png

  2. The Library window will open. This allows you to manage your bookmarks. In the Library window, click on the Import and Backup menu and choose Export HTML....

    export.png bookmarkstohtml-en-mac-2.png

  3. The Export Bookmark window will appear. Choose a spot to save your exported bookmarks that you can remember. The desktop is usually a good spot, but any place that is easy to remember will work.

Your bookmarks are successfully exported from Firefox and are now ready to be imported into another web browser.