X
Tap here to go to the mobile version of the site.
Your Firefox is out of date and may contain a security risk! Upgrade Firefox

Support Forum

location of bookmarks file in mac os 10.6

Posted

I need to know where in mac os 10.6, does the bookmarks file reside?

Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • -Gecko default plugin
  • Runs Java applets using the latest installed versions of Java. For more information: Java Embedding Plugin. Run version test: Java Information.
  • iPhoto6
  • Office Live Update v1.0
  • Java Plug-In 2 for NPAPI Browsers
  • Simple plug-in that handles Citrix connection files
  • The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
  • 4.0.50401.0
  • The Flip4Mac WMV Plugin allows you to view Windows Media content using QuickTime.
  • Shockwave Flash 10.1 r53

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.6; en-US; rv:1.9.2.4) Gecko/20100611 Firefox/3.6.4

More Information

Chris Ilias
  • Moderator
115 solutions 1064 answers

Go to Help > Troubleshooting Information, then click on Show in Finder. That will open the Finder in your Firefox profile. Your bookmarks are history are in a file called places.sqlite. There's also a daily JSON backup of your bookmarks in the folder called bookmarkbackups. More info: Profiles - Where Firefox stores your bookmarks, passwords and other user data