Saving your settings on Mozilla Firefox

October 2016


Save/Restore you firefox settings, Bookmarks, history and add-ons
  • You should show hidden files on folder options.

For Vista
  • Access C:\users\User Account\Application Data

Save the following folder:
  • XP: C:\Documents and Settings\User Account\Application Data\Mozilla
  • Vista: C:\users\User Account\Application Data\Mozilla
  • Linux: /home/User Account/.mozilla/firefox/
  • Under MacOS:
    • ~/Library/Mozilla/
    • ~/Library/Application Support/


To restore these settings just copy the files in the same paths.
You can also transfer these settings to other OS like Linux, Windows XP or Vista it will work!

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