bookmarks were not preserved during reinstall. <<argg!>>

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

SeaMonkey
Bookmarks & History
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minor
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
13 years ago

People

(Reporter: matt, Assigned: Pierre Chanial)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows 98

Firefox Tracking Flags

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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.7) Gecko/20040608
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.7) Gecko/20040608

When I upgraded my bookmarks were lost forever. I didn't notice in time to copy
my  Firefox bookmarks and I lost them to. I also lost a nice cofee mug in the
confusion, I mean agrivation.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Moronically reinstall w/o backing up xpi extentions and bookmarks.
2.
3.

Actual Results:  
Loss of cofee mug due to rage.

Expected Results:  
Sadness.

I dun even remeber where I accquired all those third party extentions I loved
and revered. I had them bookmarked.. <<arrg!>>

Comment 1

14 years ago
I assume from the loss of your firefox bookmarks you´ve been installing Firefox 0.9

That can´t be as you can read here: http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox/
Firefox empowers you to browse faster, more safely and efficiently than with any
other browser.

But better read the fine print below the giant Download Fonts:
http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox/releases/

...
Windows

Double click the FirefoxSetup-0.9.exe installer to start the install.

NOTE - Do not install Firefox over the top of another Firefox installation. If
you want to install Firefox 0.9 into the same folder that you had Firefox 0.8
in, uninstall Firefox 0.8 first. Upgrading will be fixed in a future release.
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Product: Browser → Seamonkey
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
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