User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 5.1; YPC 3.2.0; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.0.04506.648; .NET CLR 3.5.21022; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; yplus 5.3.04b) Build Identifier: 126.96.36.199 (20080708) There seems no way to backup "KEPT FILES" This would be handy to know as I need to do a complete reinstall and have hundereds of News Group Files that are kept for referance and use. Even if I was tould where these files lie on the HD I could esialy copy/back them up. But there seems to be no iformation on this either. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3.
Searching for 'kept files' in the help (see your menubar) leads to <http://kb.mozillazine.org/Profile_folder_-_Thunderbird> Note: this is not a support website, this is for the developers to manage the bugs. For support, go to <http://www.mozilla.org/support/thunderbird/forums> (and especially the web forum).
I DO NOT WANT TO MANAGE EXTRA PROFILES. WHAT I WANT TO COPY/BACK UP WHAT I ALREADY HAVE IN MY PROFILE, LIKE NEWS GROUP POSTINGS AND REPLIES ETC. THERE IS NO FUNCTION/EXPLANATION AS HOW TO DO THIS. SO IS A BUG
I'm not saying that you need to manage them - you asked for the location of those files, so that you can backup them.
Er, this is bug 247312. Hardly wontfix.