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Saving Firefox bookmarks/favorites

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I am running Windows XP and for some reason Firefox will not start up. I want to re-install but want to save my bookmarks so that i can import them back in. Does anyone know where this bookmark/favorite file might be located?

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Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 5.1; Trident/4.0; InfoPath.2; AskTbCCS/5.8.0.12304)

I am running Windows XP and for some reason Firefox will not start up. I want to re-install but want to save my bookmarks so that i can import them back in. Does anyone know where this bookmark/favorite file might be located? == User Agent == Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 5.1; Trident/4.0; InfoPath.2; AskTbCCS/5.8.0.12304)

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  • User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 5.1; Trident/4.0; InfoPath.2; AskTbCCS/5.8.0.12304)

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TonyE
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They are stored in a file called places.sqlite in your profile folder.

For details of how to find the profile folder see http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile_folder_-_Firefox

The Firefox won't start - find solutions article may also be of use.

They are stored in a file called places.sqlite in your profile folder. For details of how to find the profile folder see http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile_folder_-_Firefox The [[Firefox will not start]] article may also be of use.