Firefox - Save and Restore Cookies History and Bookmarks

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The firefox settings are saved in profiles which are saved in Windows in this path:

%APPDATA%\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\

There is a folder with an alphanumeric strings with an ending ".default".

  • File places.sqlite for the history and cache
  • File cookies.sqlite for the cookies
  • File favicons.sqlite for the favicons


Bookmarks are saved in this folder which is part of the firefox profile folder:

bookmarkbackups

You can import a file from this folder through the "Manage Bookmarks" menu point. There is a "restore" menu point.
RESTORE and Backup only if your Firefox is closed.