[xubuntu-users] copying files from Pc to PC

Joshua O'Leary joshua.oleary at btinternet.com
Mon Apr 30 17:00:25 UTC 2012

On 30/04/12 14:17, Norman Silverstone wrote:
> In a few days time I hope to be setting up a new PC with a fresh install
> of Xubuntu 12.04. I would like to be able to copy files from Evolution
> that I use as my mail client and bookmarks from Firefox from my current
> PC to the new PC. Please help, what is the best way or a not very
> knowledgeable computer person to do this?
> Thanks in advance for your help.
> Norman
Copy these files:

/home/username/.evolution or .local/share/evolution


You may also want:


For other configuration files.

All these files are hidden, so you will need to do View>Show Hidden 
Files (Ctrl+H) to show them. Then copy them onto your home folder on the 
new machine, in their original state.

Hope this works :)

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