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User Info: greekgamer

greekgamer
3 years ago#1
I reformatted without remembering to backup my bookmarks Firefox. . Iss there a way to locate it so I can get my bookmarks back and my view valt. At least I'm not at a total lost since I had my book marks from last time I formated
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User Info: Orestes417

Orestes417
3 years ago#2
If it's there it'll be under Windows.old on the C: drive
I am the mighty thesaurus! RAWR!

User Info: greekgamer

greekgamer
3 years ago#3
It shows my disk almost full when I do disk cleanup. There's a previous Windows installationsPrevious option. Any way to get into it. Don't want to delete at the moment.
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greekgamer
3 years ago#4
Found the old files in the WIndows.old folder. LOL my harddrive is almost full ohh my.
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greekgamer
3 years ago#5
well coulnd't find my bookmarks there but i found everything else sigh. palemoon folder no were to be found.
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greekgamer
3 years ago#6
to answer my own question lol.
I just copyed C:\Windows.old\Users\USERNAME\AppData\Roaming and the firefox folder copyed it and put it in the new windows folder and all my bookmarks are back replaced them.
Sometimes i amaze myself :)
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