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Windows 7: How to Retrieve Firefox Sync Data ?

23 Jun 2012   #1
NRT

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How to Retrieve Firefox Sync Data ?

Hi,

I've synced my bookmarks and preferences with Firefox two weeks back. Now I've formatted my system and I want to get those bookmarks and preferences that I had added to firefox earlier. Please guide me to do it..

Thank U..


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23 Jun 2012   #2
A Guy

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23 Jun 2012   #3
NRT

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by A Guy View Post
Yes. I have.. But I could see this while goto options--> sync.


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24 Jun 2012   #4
A Guy

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I don't use it myself (Opera user ), but did you get a easy setup code/have account info?

How do I set up Firefox Sync? | How to | Firefox Help

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24 Jun 2012   #5
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I don't use it myself (Opera user ), but did you get a easy setup code/have account info?

How do I set up Firefox Sync? | How to | Firefox Help

A Guy
I do have a username and password (FF sync account). But where to enter the login details ? when I open, firefox--> options--> sync, I get the window like the above attached snip.
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24 Jun 2012   #6
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Looks like it is the Pair a device link? A Guy
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24 Jun 2012   #7
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Looks like it is the Pair a device link? A Guy
Ya.. I could see that only..
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24 Jun 2012   #8
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See the last 2 items on this page

How To Sync Your Browser Data with Firefox Sync - How-To Geek

Troubleshooting sync, Sync Options - replace all data on this computer with my Sync data

A Guy

Did you try the pair a device? It seems to be what's suggested.
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24 Jun 2012   #9
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Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by A Guy View Post
See the last 2 items on this page

How To Sync Your Browser Data with Firefox Sync - How-To Geek

Troubleshooting sync, Sync Options - replace all data on this computer with my Sync data

A Guy

Did you try the pair a device? It seems to be what's suggested.
Yes... I saw it... But two weeks before I had paired it with FF server... Should i have the pair code with me.. I didn't remember the code :O
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24 Jun 2012   #10
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