[ubuntu-za] Firefox passwords and bookmarks

Jan Greeff jan at verslank.net
Sun May 27 19:55:11 UTC 2012


Brilliant! Many thanks Mark, you've made the old man very happy.

Jan


On 27/05/2012 21:25, Mark Richards wrote:
> Hi Jan,
>
> Your previous Firefox information, should be saved.
>
> Just go back to the backup you made, go to your main folder 
> (/home/Jan     for example)
> Press ctl & H (To display hidden folders) and look for a file called 
> .mozilla
> Copy this file to your new install and replace the current file with 
> the one from the backup.
> Open Firefox again and everything should be back to normal.
>
> Regards
>
> Mark
>
>
>
> On 27/05/2012 21:06, Jan Greeff wrote:
>> Before doing a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04, I backed up my Home 
>> folder.
>>
>> Will I find my previous Firefox stored passwords and bookmarks in 
>> this folder and if so can I import them into the new version?
>>
>> Many thanks,
>>
>> Jan
>>
>
>



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