Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

Backup Firefox Profile And Restore ItHello.

As most of you must have been confused whether to apply this Increase Firefox Speed Hack or not. Well I have got a solution for you.

This method will also come handy, if you are Formatting Windows or wants to Backup Firefox Profile. Yes I know its a real pain if it is to be done manually [you have to backup files, folders, profiles and then have to locate back your files and profiles and then it doesn’t show up automatically etc.]

I will show you a much easier method for backing up and restoring your Firefox Profile or Profiles. This method also will work fine for below browsers:

Firefox 1.0 – 3.0
Thunderbird 1.0 – 3.0 Alpha 1
Sunbird 0.3 – 0.8
Flock 1.0 – 1.1
SeaMonkey 1.0a – 1.1
Mozilla Suite 1.7 – 1.7.x
Spicebird 0.4
Netscape 7.x, 9.x

Follow these steps steps:

01. Go to below link and download MozBackup

And click on install program link to start downloading the software:
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

02. Once downloaded close your browser and install the software, open the installation file by double clicking it:
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

Now click on Next button:
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

Click on I Agree button
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

Now Click on Install button and then close it after installation completes.
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

03. Open the software, either through your desktop icon or from Start -> All Programs –> MozBackup –> MozBackup.exe
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

Once opened click on Next button:
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

Now it automatically detects the installed browsers on your computer and shows them separately in each line. Choose the browser for which you want to take your profile backup [for me its Firefox] and click Next
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

04. Now choose the Profile, Save Location and click on Next button:
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

It will ask you if you want your backup to be password protected or not(depends upon you):
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

Now check the options which you want to take backup for. When selected click Next button:
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

It will start backing up. When done click on Finish button to complete the process:
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

All done senyum

To Restore A Profile in step 03. choose Restore a profile click Next button and navigate it to the saved profile file to start Restoring:
Backup Firefox Profile And Restore It

Hope you enjoy this post. senyum

You may also want to go through these useful tutorial:
Install Firefox Theme and Uninstall
Increase Firefox speed by 10-30xsengihnampakgigi

4 Comments

  1. Anthony Altamirano February 16, 2009
  2. Bariski February 16, 2009
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