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After refreshing firefox, my bookmarks are gone! Help!

After refreshing firefox, my bookmarks are gone! Help!

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; Win64; x64; rv:65.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/65.0

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Wesley Branton
  • Top 10 Contributor
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When you refresh Firefox, your old data is stored in a folder on your desktop called Old Firefox Data. The information in there can be restored to your Firefox profile.

Hope this helps.

When you refresh Firefox, your old data is stored in a folder on your desktop called '''Old Firefox Data'''. The information in there can [[Recovering important data from an old profile|be restored to your Firefox profile]]. Hope this helps.

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When I try to restore the bookmarks, I get the message "unable to process backup file". Any suggestions?

When I try to restore the bookmarks, I get the message "unable to process backup file". Any suggestions?
Wesley Branton
  • Top 10 Contributor
589 solutions 4997 answers

Restore them by moving the places.sqlite file from the Old Firefox Data folder on your desktop into your current Firefox profile.

Restore them by moving the <code>places.sqlite</code> file from the '''Old Firefox Data''' folder on your desktop into your [[Profiles - Where Firefox stores your bookmarks, passwords and other user data|current Firefox profile]].