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Two Ways to Transfer Firefox Bookmarks from One Computer to Another

Updated on Dec 18, 2018 by Brithny to PC Transfer

Summary:
There are two effective ways to move or migrate Firefox bookmarks to another computer. One is to transfer Firefox bookmarks to another PC via the internet and the other is to migrate Firefox bookmarks by creating an image file. Read on and follow the tried and true detail in this post.

"Recently, I have bought a new laptop, and I want to migrate all of my Firefox bookmarks and passwords to the new laptop. However, I can't transfer them by simple copy and paste. Is there any easy way for me to transfer my Firefox bookmarks and passwords?"

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Transfer Firefox bookmarks to another PC via the Internet
Migrate Firefox bookmarks by creating an image file

In this post, we have two ways to export your Firefox bookmarks. Before you follow the details below, you must download the professional PC to PC transfer software - EaseUS Todo PCTrans.

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For Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP

It is a reliable and easy-to-use free PC transfer software. It can easily migrate or move your user accounts settings, programs or selected files including data, documents, music, pictures, favorites, emails from the old computer to a new one or system upgrade. Now follow the two ways to move your Firefox bookmarks.

Transfer Firefox bookmarks to another PC via the Internet

 

Step 1: Preparations for transferring Chrome to new PC

1. Install and run EaseUS Todo PCTrans on both PCs, select "PC to PC" mode in Todo PCTrans on the source PC.

Note: If the new computer has installed Chrome, the transferring won't succeed.

Select PC to PC transfer mode.

2. Connect both PCs on the same LAN and make sure PCTrans running on two computers. Click "Continue" to move on.

Prepare two PCs ready.

3. Choose the target PC click "Connect". You can locate the new PC through its IP address.
If the target computer doesn't show up, click "Add a PC" and enter the IP address to connect.

Select target PC to connect.

4. Enter the login account and password of the target PC and click "OK" to link both PCs.

Link two PCs.

5. Select the transfer direction - "Transfer from this pc to the other PC" and click "OK" to confirm.

Step 2: Select Chrome to transfer

1. Click "Edit" on the Applications section to access and select Chrome to transfer.

Tick "Create a restore point" option in case a system error occurs on the target PC.

Select wanted applications to transfer.

2. Select Chrome and click "Finish" to continue.

Select Office for transferring.

Step 3: Transfer Chrome to a new PC

1. Click "Transfer" to start the transferring process.

It will transfer the Chrome application with bookmarks, browsing histories and personal settings altogether to the new PC.

2. Click "OK" to confirm when the program completes the transferring.

Restart the PC if the program requires a reboot.

Complete the transferring.

Migrate Firefox bookmarks by creating an image file

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For Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP

 

Step 1: Create an image file

1. Connect your USB (flash) drive/external hard drive to your source computer. Launch Todo PCTrans, click "Image Transfer" > "Start" on the main screen.

Transfer Via an Image File - Step 1

2. Select "Create Image File" > "Create" to move on.

Transfer Via an Image File - Step 2

3. At this step, you can customize the image name, and click the "Browse" button to choose your USB drive as the destination to store image. Then, choose "confirm" to let Todo PCTrans start analyzing all the applications and data that can be transferred.

Transfer Via an Image File - Step 3

4. The size of Applications, User Accounts and Files will be displayed after the program finishes initializing. You can click "Edit" > "Finish" to choose the firefox to create an image. Next, click "Create" to continue.

Transfer Via an Image File - Step 4

5. Click "OK" to quit when the image creation has accomplished.

Transfer Via an Image File - Step 5

Step 2: Recover via image file

1. Plug in your USB drive to the target PC and open Todo PCTrans. Click "Image Transfer" > "Start" > "Recover via Image File" > "Recover".

recover via an image file - Step 1

2. Click "Browse" to find the image file. Then, choose "Recover" and go to the next step.

recover via an image file - Step 2

3. Now, you can select Applications/Files/Accounts you want to recover.

recover via an image file - Step 3

4. Or you can click the "Edit" button to choose the specific data to be transferred flexibly.

recover via an image file - Step 4

5. Besides, you can click the edit icon > "Submit" to change the target path to recover the files.

recover via an image file - Step 5

6. When all these done, click "Recover" to finish transferring data from one PC to the other in a data-safe way.

recover via an image file - Step 6

That's how you use EaseUS Todo PCTrans to transfer Firefox bookmarks and passwords. Then you can open the Firefox to see it works or not.