FAQs - Backup your Internet Browser Favorites

Save your website bookmarks:

Below are the instructions for the three most common web browsers. You need only go through this process for the browser(s) that you have saved bookmarks to.

 

Internet Explorer favorites:

Open Internet Explorer, click the favorites button, click the down arrow next to “Add to Favorites” and select “Import and Export”

 

Select “Export to a file” and click Next

 

Place a checkmark in the top option – Favorites and click Next

 

Ensure the top folder (typically named Favorites) is highlighted and click Next

 

Select Browse and navigate to a Network Drive and select Save

 

Select Export and Finish


 

 

Firefox:       

Open Firefox, select the Bookmarks button and click Show All Bookmarks

 

This will open a new window – within this window click Import and Backup and select Backup

 

Browse to a Network Drive and select Save

 


 

 

Google Chrome:

Open Chrome, select the wrench icon, select Bookmarks and then Bookmark manager

 

 

This will open a new tab in Chrome. Within this tab, select Organize and click Export Bookmarks to HTML file…

 

 

Browse to a Network Drive and click Save