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I just turn on my comp and now all my bookmarks are gone, is this suppose to happen?
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Absolutley not, but I doubt if there is anything you can do about it now, every month or so I backup my bookmarks, to do so:

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Go to Bookmarks > Manage Bookmarks || File > Export
and that'll backup your bookmarks, and from then on if you ever lose any bookmarks you can import them back:

Quote:
Go to Bookmarks > Manage Bookmarks || File > Import
as for the REASON they were deleted... Maybe you were cleaning your system out and a registry was tampered with? I'm not exactly sure, but that sounds like the problem. Do you use CCleaner?
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mmm, odd, check the folder
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Originally Posted by lightsource
Absolutley not, but I doubt if there is anything you can do about it now, every month or so I backup my bookmarks, to do so:



and that'll backup your bookmarks, and from then on if you ever lose any bookmarks you can import them back:



as for the REASON they were deleted... Maybe you were cleaning your system out and a registry was tampered with? I'm not exactly sure, but that sounds like the problem. Do you use CCleaner?
nah, i didnt' use anything, just turn off at night, turn back on in the morning and my bookmarks are gone
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Firefox tends to randomly delete bookmark's sometimes.

C:\\Documents and Settings\\USERNAME\\ApplicationData\\Mozilla\\Fire fox\\Profiles > Click your profile and look for a file called ''Bookmarks.html''. Go into firefox ''Bookmarks'' then to ''Manage bookmarks'' File > Import > From file > Then locate ''Bookmarks.html''.

I take it you did get a back-up file of your bookmarks.
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Originally Posted by Inspire
Firefox tends to randomly delete bookmark's sometimes.

C:\\Documents and Settings\\USERNAME\\ApplicationData\\Mozilla\\Fire fox\\Profiles > Click your profile and look for a file called ''Bookmarks.html''. Go into firefox ''Bookmarks'' then to ''Manage bookmarks'' File > Import > From file > Then locate ''Bookmarks.html''.

I take it you did get a back-up file of your bookmarks.
cool it works, tyvm, as always reps 4 u
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