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So i want to reformat to clean things up, but i cant remember the name of the program i used to backup firefox.

I know it did all saved passwords and bookmarks.

Any ideas?

Thanks!
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You could use the xmarks addon.
http://download.xmarks.com/download/firefox
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Originally Posted by TheYonderGod View Post
You could use the xmarks addon.
http://download.xmarks.com/download/firefox
Im not sure about that one, i dont want to sign up for an account or anything even if its free. The one i used last time was just a small exe that did it all at once.

thanks though.
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Firefox Sync is already included in Firefox 4/5.
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not sure about the saving passwords but you go to bookmarks, organize bookmarks, back up bookmarks, save the json file, then keep that in a flash drive.

later when you reinstall firefox you can restore your bookmarks using the same steps and with the json file.

hope this helps!

edit: also this addon does what you want for the passwords

http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/inter...asswords-list/

but honestly, i would just re-save them manually just cuz i don't trust other people with my password...
    
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Originally Posted by Riou View Post
Firefox Sync is already included in Firefox 4/5.
Well thats handy dandy! Thanks!
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