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Old 11-27-2010, 10:48 PM
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Hey guys Hope someone can PM me with this answer , sorry if its a bit off topic

Im getting three new PC's from santa

HP Home, Laptop and notebook package deal anyway.....................

Can someone tell me how I can save my favorites folder or at least a links list I have like 1000
links in my "scanner favorites" and Im hoping not to loose them all .
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Old 11-27-2010, 10:52 PM
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Export them to a flash drive!
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It depends on what browser you use to surf the Internet, and what version of that browser. They all have different ways of importing/exporting.
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Old 11-27-2010, 11:39 PM
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In ie goto file..import and export...choose export to a file.....choose faves,cookies,feeds...export to a flash drive..

import process is the reverse

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Old 11-28-2010, 12:06 AM
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Thanks all answers were so obvious I was not thinking,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,to mutch triptophane
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You could also network all the old and new computers, then transfer the chosen folders/files over your network.
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Favorites sounds like you use IE. In XP the folder is located under C:\Documents and Settings\"your username"\Favorites Replace "your username with yours of course.

Now just copy the contents and paste them to the same directory (your profile name) on the other computers.

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in Windows Vista:

C:\Users\<Current User>\Roaming\Favorites\

Simple Socket File Transfer 1.0 - WhitSoft Development (For many files just compress them and transfer that file. This does not requite netbios to be on or any of that Windows junk.
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You can also link firefox favs to any computer via an account. Although, I prefer local storage.
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Old 11-28-2010, 9:21 PM
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Merry Xmas. Here's your answer:

Xmarks | Bookmark Sync and Search

It works on all three major browsers (by which I mean Chrome, Firefox and IE but it does work on Safari apparently), and cross platform. Free (for now), works great. Been using it for years.
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