Migrating to new computer--what files to take?

Discussion in 'Firefox' started by no spam@hotmail.com, Mar 4, 2006.

  1. no

    no Guest

    I'm migrating to a new computer. What Firefox and Thunderbird files
    do you recommend I copy to the new computer so I can avoid having to
    set up the whole thing from scratch?

    Thanks in advance.
    "Never judge a man until you've walked
    a mile in his shoes. That way, you'll
    be a mile away and you'll have his shoes."
    no , Mar 4, 2006
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    no uitte de volgende tekst op 03/04/2006 05:16 PM:
    > I'm migrating to a new computer. What Firefox and Thunderbird files
    > do you recommend I copy to the new computer so I can avoid having to
    > set up the whole thing from scratch?
    >
    > Thanks in advance.
    > "Never judge a man until you've walked
    > a mile in his shoes. That way, you'll
    > be a mile away and you'll have his shoes."


    The procedure is similar to making a back-up and restoring, so see
    http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile_backup.

    HTH, H.

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    Hendrik Maryns

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    Hendrik Maryns, Mar 4, 2006
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  3. no

    Z Guest

    no wrote:
    > I'm migrating to a new computer. What Firefox and Thunderbird files
    > do you recommend I copy to the new computer so I can avoid having to
    > set up the whole thing from scratch?


    Save the profile folders for each user.
    Z, Mar 5, 2006
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