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Recovering Bookmarks

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Windows 10 has been reinstalled but my Firefox bookmarks have disappeared. How do I recover these bookmarks?

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Hi Mark, what method did you use to reinstall it? The Windows "Refresh" or "Reset" should preserve your data in a folder named


Can you find such a folder on your system?

If so:

Before proceeding, please set Windows to show you hidden files and folders:

Then check here:


You might just have one profile folder, or you might have more than one. The bookmark backup files are in a folder named bookmarkbackups in each profile. The creation data and number of items is coded into the file name. You can copy promising files to the Desktop to try in a Restore.

Anything so far?


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Thanks - I didn't reinstall it. I was having problems with the PC so it was taken away for repair. I think most things were wiped from the PC. The folder Windows.old is not there.


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Contact the repair center and ask questions. If they wiped the drive . . . .


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