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bookmarks imported from IE has folders but are all empty (win7 64 bit)


bookmarks imported from IE shows folders, but all folders are empty and there are no bookmarks at all. IE8.0.7600 to FFox3.6.3 on win7 64bit

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Export the favorites in IE to an HTML file (bookmarks.html): File > Import and Export Import the HTML file in Firefox 3: Bookmarks > Organize Bookmarks > Import & Backup > Import HTML: From File

Import Internet Explorer Favorites from another computer Import Bookmarks from a HTML file