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Can I transfer my list of favourites from Windows Internet Explorer?

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The list of "Favourites" which I have accumulated on Windows Internet Explorer is extremely useful but I haven't found a way of transferring it to Firefox. Can you help?

The list of "Favourites" which I have accumulated on Windows Internet Explorer is extremely useful but I haven't found a way of transferring it to Firefox. Can you help?

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Hi slimbo,

Importing all of your favorites from Internet Explorer is actually quite easy. Just take a look at the Knowledge Base article Import Bookmarks from Internet Explorer. It should have all the information you need.

Hopefully this helps!

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Matt_G
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Hi slimbo,

Importing all of your favorites from Internet Explorer is actually quite easy. Just take a look at the Knowledge Base article Import Bookmarks from Internet Explorer. It should have all the information you need.

Hopefully this helps!

Hi slimbo, Importing all of your favorites from Internet Explorer is actually quite easy. Just take a look at the Knowledge Base article [[Importing favorites and other data from Internet Explorer]]. It should have all the information you need. Hopefully this helps!

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Thanks very much Matt_G. It worked a treat.

Slimbo

Thanks very much Matt_G. It worked a treat. Slimbo
mdwood45 0 solutions 2 answers

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But Import form another browser is greyed out and does not work!

But Import form another browser is greyed out and does not work!
AliceWyman
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mdwood45, (and anyone else)

If "Import Data from Another Browser" is greyed out, this can happen if you are in Private Browsing - Use Firefox without saving history mode. Turn off that feature and try again.

If you need more help and you cannot find the answer in the Import Bookmarks from Internet Explorer article, please start a new thread. You can use this link as a starting point: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/new

Since the thread owner has marked the issue as "solved" I'm locking this thread.

'''mdwood45,''' (and anyone else) If "Import Data from Another Browser" is greyed out, this can happen if you are in [[Private Browsing]] mode. Turn off that feature and try again. If you need more help and you cannot find the answer in the [[Importing favorites and other data from Internet Explorer]] article, please start a new thread. You can use this link as a starting point: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/new Since the thread owner has marked the issue as "solved" I'm locking this thread.

Modified by AliceWyman