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Backing Up Bookmarks

Windows Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer. Go to File and choose Import and Export.
  2. The Import/Export Wizard will open up. Click Next.
  3. Under Choose an action to perform, select Export Favorites.
  4. Select which favorites you wish to back up. Click Next.
  5. Under Export to a File or Address, select Browse.
  6. Select the location in which you wish to save your favorites.
  7. Under File name, type a name such as favorites.html. Make sure you save it as an .html file.
  8. Click Next.
  9. You have successfully exported your favorites. Click Finish and OK inthe Successfully exported favorites window.

Windows Netscape

  1. Open Netscape. Go to Bookmarks and choose Manage Bookmarks.
  2. In the Bookmarks Manager go to Tools and choose Export.
  3. Select the location in which you wish to save your bookmarks.
  4. Under File name, type a name such as bookmarks.html. Make sure you save it as an .html file.
  5. Click on Save.
  6. You have successfully exported your bookmarks.

Windows Firefox

  1. Open Firefox. Go to Bookmarks and choose Manage Bookmarks.
  2. In the Bookmarks Manager go to File and choose Export.
  3. Select the location in which you wish to save your bookmarks.
  4. Under File name, type a name such as bookmarks.html. Make sure you save it as an .html file.
  5. Click on Save.
  6. You have successfully exported your bookmarks.

Macintosh Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer. Go to Favorites and choose Organize Favorites.
  2. Go to File and choose Export Favorites.
  3. Under Save as, type a name such as favorites.html. Make sureyou save it as an .html file.
  4. Under Where, select the location in which you wish to save your favorites.
  5. Click on Save.
  6. You have successfully exported your favorites.

Macintosh Netscape

  1. Open Netscape. Go to Bookmarks and choose Manage Bookmarks.
  2. Go to Tools and choose Export.
  3. Under Save as, type a name such as bookmarks.html. Make sureyou save it as an .html file.
  4. Under Where, select the location in which you wish to save your bookmarks.
  5. Click on Save.
  6. You have successfully exported your bookmarks.

Macintosh Firefox

  1. Open Firefox. Go to Bookmarks and choose Manage Bookmarks.
  2. Go to File and choose Export.
  3. Under Save as, type a name such as bookmarks.html. Make sureyou save it as an .html file.
  4. Under Where, select the location in which you wish to save your bookmarks.
  5. Click on Save.
  6. You have successfully exported your bookmarks.

Restoring Bookmarks

Windows Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer. Go to File and choose Import and Export.
  2. The Import/Export Wizard will open up. Click Next.
  3. Under Choose an action to perform, select Import Favorites.
  4. Click Next.
  5. Under Import from a File or Address, select Browse.
  6. Find and select your bookmarks backup and then click Save.
  7. Click Next.
  8. Select the folder in which you would like your bookmarks.
  9. Click Next.
  10. You have successfully imported your bookmarks. Click Finish.

Windows Netscape

  1. Open Netscape. Go to Bookmarks and choose Manage Bookmarks.
  2. In the Bookmarks Manager go to Tools and choose Import.
  3. Find and select your bookmarks backup and then click Open.
  4. You have successfully imported your bookmarks.

Windows Firefox

Note: If you have just installed Firefox for the first time, it will prompt you to import bookmarks from other browsers. Check the boxes that correspond to the browsers on your computer that currently contain bookmarks or favorites that you wish to import to Firefox. If you need to import more bookmarks later or if you have a bookmarks back up from another computer, use the following instructions:

Open Firefox. Go to Bookmarks and choose Manage Bookmarks.

  1. In the Bookmarks Manager go to File > Import.
  2. The Import Wizard will open up. Under Import Bookmarks from, select From File. You can also select another browser on the list if that browser currently contains bookmarks or favorites that you wish to import to Firefox.
  3. Click Next.
  4. Find and select your bookmarks backup and then click Open.
  5. You have successfully imported your bookmarks

Macintosh Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer. Go to Favorites and choose Organize Favorites.
  2. Go to File and choose Import Favorites.
  3. Find and select your bookmarks backup and click Open.
  4. You have successfully imported your favorites.

Macintosh Netscape

  1. Open Netscape. Go to Bookmarks and choose Manage Bookmarks.
  2. Go to Tools and choose Import.
  3. Find and select your bookmarks backup and click Save.
  4. You have now successfully imported your bookmarks.

Macintosh Firefox

Note: If you have just installed Firefox for the first time, it will prompt you to import bookmarks from other browsers. Check the boxes that correspond to the browsers on your computer that currently contain bookmarks or favorites that you wish to import to Firefox. If you need to import more bookmarks later or if you have a bookmarks back up from another computer, usethe following instructions:

  1. Open Firefox. Go to Bookmarks and choose Manage Bookmarks.
  2. Go to File and choose Import.
  3. Find and select your bookmarks backup and click Save.
  4. You have now successfully imported your bookmarks.
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