How To Import Bookmarks In Firefox? – POFTUT

How To Import Bookmarks In Firefox?

Bookmarks are important for the daily usage of browsers. Bookmarks are used to create or mark for a specific web site or a web page in our browser to access it easily in the feature. In this tutorial, we will learn how to import bookmarks in Mozilla Firefox browser from different sources like HTML File, Google Chrome Browser, Microsoft Internet Explorer or Edge, etc.

Open Bookmarks Manager

In order to manage and import bookmarks in Firefox, we will need to open the Bookmarks Manager. Bookmarks manager is used to adding, remove, update, backup, import and manage bookmarks in Firefox. We can open bookmarks manager with the  CTRL+SHIFT+Bkey combination or from Menu->Library->Bookmarks->Show All Bookmarks like below.

Open Bookmarks Manager

Open Bookmarks Manager

Bookmarks Manager

Bookmarks manager provides a menu like below. We can use Organize , Views and Import and Backup menus to manage bookmarks.

Firefox Bookmarks Manager

Firefox Bookmarks Manager

Import Bookmarks From HTML File

We can import HTML file from the Bookmarks manager Import and Backup->Import Bookmarks from HTML....

Import Bookmarks From HTML File

Import Bookmarks From HTML File

Then we will see the following screen where we can select the HTML Bookmarks file we want to import. It will be with the *.html file extension. In this example, we will select the bookmarks.html file like below. In the end, we will click to the Open.

Import Bookmarks From HTML File

Import Bookmarks From HTML File

Import Bookmarks From Google Chrome Browser

We can import bookmarks from existing Google Chrome browser. This will not require an export from the Google Chrome where we will import directly from the Google Chrome by using Firefox bookmarks manager. From Import and Backup->Import Data from Another Browser we will see the Import Wizard.

Firefox Importer

Firefox Importer

From the import wizard, we will select the Chrome. We can also see that during the import from another browser we should close all instances of the given browser.

Import Bookmarks From Google Chrome Browser

Import Bookmarks From Google Chrome Browser

We can see in the following screen which shows Items to Import we can not only import Bookmarks we can also import Cookies , Browsing History and Saved Passwords. But in this case, we will only select and import bookmarks.

Import Bookmarks From Google Chrome Browser

Import Bookmarks From Google Chrome Browser

If the import is completed successfully we will see the following screen.

Import Bookmarks From Google Chrome Browser

Import Bookmarks From Google Chrome Browser

Import Bookmarks From Microsoft Internet Explorer or Edge Browser

We can import bookmarks from existing Microsoft Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge browser. This will not require an export from the Microsoft Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge browser where we will import directly from the Microsoft Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge browser by using Firefox bookmarks manager. From Import and Backup->Import Data from Another Browser we will see the Import Wizard.

Firefox Importer

Firefox Importer

In the following screen, we will select Microsoft Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge according to the situation.

Import Bookmarks From Microsoft Internet Explorer or Edge Browser

Import Bookmarks From Microsoft Internet Explorer or Edge Browser

We can see in the following screen which shows Items to Import we can not only import Bookmarks we can also import Cookies , Browsing History and Saved Passwords. But in this case, we will only select and import bookmarks.

Import Bookmarks From Microsoft Internet Explorer or Edge Browser

Import Bookmarks From Microsoft Internet Explorer or Edge Browser

If the import is completed successfully we will see the following screen.

Import Bookmarks From Microsoft Internet Explorer or Edge Browser

Import Bookmarks From Microsoft Internet Explorer or Edge Browser

Import Bookmarks By Syncing Them

Importing bookmarks is tedious tasks if we want to sync our bookmarks in different devices and browsers regularly. We can sync the bookmarks in different devices and browsers with 3rd party tools, plugins extensions. There is a lot of sync tool for Firefox and other browsers but in this case, we can use EverSync which will sync all bookmarks in our devices and browsers. In order to use EverSync, we should install it for Firefox and other browsers for different devices and create and login with our account.

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Import Bookmarks From Another Computer

Import Bookmarks From Another Computer

Export Bookmarks Into HTML File In Mozilla Firefox

We can also export bookmarks with Firefox. From Import and Backup->Export Bookmarks to HTML like below.

Export Bookmarks Into HTML File In Mozilla Firefox

Export Bookmarks Into HTML File In Mozilla Firefox

We will see the following Export Bookmarks File menu. We will specify the File name and click to the Save.

Export Bookmarks Into HTML File In Mozilla Firefox

Export Bookmarks Into HTML File In Mozilla Firefox

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