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How to get old bookmarks web addresses back? Web addresses were there last night but this morning when I tried to open Firefox, small box popped up and asked me something. I didn't read it carefully and clicked somewhere and later I realized that all my everyday browsing websites under bookmarks are gone. How to get 'em back? I appreciate your help.

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Does anything from the Recover lost or missing Bookmarks document fix the issue for you?

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Did you use the refresh feature in Firefox and created a new profile ?

You can check if you have an "Old Firefox Data" folder on the desktop in case the Refresh feature in Firefox has been used and a new profile has been created.

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Nick said

.... I didn't read it carefully and clicked somewhere and later I realized that all my everyday browsing websites under bookmarks are gone. How to get 'em back? I appreciate your help.

Assuming that you didn't use the Refresh feature as cor-el asked about ...

Perhaps you have a new Profile, without having done a 'Refresh' or 'reset'?
And your bookmarks are in the old Profile, without having the Old Firefox Data folder sitting on the desktop.

Type about:profiles in the URL bar and hit Enter.
Do you have more than one Profile appearing on that 'internal' page?

If so, the one you are viewing will show this: This is the profile in use and it cannot be deleted.
Then with the other Profile use the Launch profile in new browser button. A second window will open with the other Profile data being used.
Are your bookmarks there?
If so, you can use the Set as default profile button to use that other Profile as what you would be using when you open Firefox.

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