How to Create a Backup of Your Mozilla Profile with MozBackup
This ulility allows you to backup and restore bookmarks, mail, contacts, history, extensions, passwords, cache etc. It's an easy way to do Firefox backup, Thunderbird backup ...
Moz Backup is free ulility for creating backups of profiles.
It's free and you can download it from the official site - Moz Backup
So let's start. After you download and install Moz Backup,start it. 1.
Click on the
button and type MozBackup.
You'll see the main window of the program.
Click Next. 2.
Operation type window
Here we can choose 2 operations: Backup a profile
or Restore a Profile
Choose Backup a profile,because we need to backup the profile.
Before we click Next button,under the Operation Chooser are listed program(s) that can be backup -ed using this tool. Select program that you need(In my case it's Mozilla Thunderbird) and click Next
Profile Selection window - Select profile here.
I got only one profile,called "default". If you got more profiles they will be listed there. Select the profile that you want to backup,and select the location of backup file clicking the button Browse...
Pop-up window - If you want password protected profile
If you choose Yes
it will appear a window that will ask you to set a password. If you select No
you won't see this two windows.
And just click Ok
Components Section window - Here select what you want to backup,and click Next
For a short time,you'll see this Report window that tells you that the backup is completed.
You're done! You've just created a backup of your Mozilla profile.