Open the Bookmarks in the sidebar and Copy & Paste a folder or selected bookmarks in the EDIT window.
Make sure that "View HTML Source" doesn't have a check-mark when running this code.
it can be done with a few clicks in windows with firefox:
1. export all bookmarks the normal way and save the HTML document with a new clear name to (for instance) your desktop.
and leave firefox open as you will need it.
2. right click the HTML doc that is now on your desktop and choose "Open with" and select firefox.
as firefox is still open a new tab will appear with all the bookmarks showing in a list. the order will be the same as in your bookmarks library.
find the folder or folders you want to copy, roll your mouse over it holding the left button down, and make a copy. (make sure you include the name for the folder, as that will show up when you import it into your bookmarks library)
3. open a software program like microsoft office, open office or like i use LibreOffice; anything that lets you create an HTML page. (Notepad and Wordpad can not do it)
4. open the page, paste the stuff you copied into the page.
in the "File" menu, choose "Save as" and on the card that pops up, look at the bottom where it says "Save as type", click on it, a list will drop down, and choose HTML doc.
give the HTML doc a nice name and click on “Save”.
and that is it.
you can email it to a friend or use it anyway you wish.
import it into their bookmarks library the normal way, (the new folder or folders will always appear right at the bottom of your existing library list)
now you can put a fat smile on your face and whisper: i did it!