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Export about:config

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Hello, Is there a way to Export (EX:Similar to REGEDIT)-save the entire "tree". Way to export about:config settings? *Native* to Firefox? (preferable) Have not checked ADD-ONS, prefer "Native" as feel more stable.

My Goal (2) 1st- Doing my "Fall Clean" of my PC, (FORMAT C::)  :-) And dn't want to have to remember the settings (nor necessarily "Sync" all the same settings again).

2nd-In the future, before making any about:config settings ( REGEDIT) -can make an EXPORT to put back what didn't work.


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hello WhereIsMyMindAt, all the preferences are stored within the prefs.js file in your profile folder, which you can backup or read with any text editor.

Profiles - Where Firefox stores your bookmarks, passwords and other user data
Recovering important data from an old profile