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Old 10-07-2003, 02:41 AM   #1
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Importing IE links to Mozilla


Hi, I want to import my IE bookmarks in Windows to Mozilla in linux, is it possible?
 
Old 10-07-2003, 03:20 AM   #2
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bookmarks>manage bookmarks>tools>import
 
Old 10-07-2003, 06:22 AM   #3
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I already tried that and didn't do anything, Window$ bookmarks have a ."url" extension and a different format, and the import tool only works with html files. An example of an IE bookmark

cat java.url

[DEFAULT]
BASEURL=http://java.sun.com/
[InternetShortcut]
URL=http://java.sun.com/
Modified=D0844B3BDF11C3018E
IconFile=http://java.sun.com/favicon.ico
IconIndex=1
 
Old 10-07-2003, 07:50 AM   #4
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In IE: File -> Import and Export -> Next -> Export Favorites. Generated file will have *.htm extension and will look like:
Code:
<!DOCTYPE NETSCAPE-Bookmark-file-1>
<!-- This is an automatically generated file.
It will be read and overwritten.
Do Not Edit! -->
<TITLE>Bookmarks</TITLE>
<H1>Bookmarks</H1>
<DL><p>
    <DT><H3 FOLDED ADD_DATE="1061216292">CAD</H3>
    <DL><p>
        <DT><A HREF="http://www.askinga.com/" ADD_DATE="1061216271" LAST_VISIT="1061216292" LAST_MODIFIED="1014378812">Ask Inga</A>
        <DT><A HREF="http://www.bentleyuser.org/" ADD_DATE="1061216271" LAST_VISIT="1061216292" LAST_MODIFIED="1014378558">Bentleyuser.org</A>
        <DT><A HREF="http://www.cadalyst.com/index.cfm" ADD_DATE="1061216271" LAST_VISIT="1061216292" LAST_MODIFIED="1014667484">CADALYST</A>
        <DT><A HREF="http://www.cadenceweb.com/" ADD_DATE="1062876225" LAST_VISIT="1062876225" LAST_MODIFIED="1062876229">CADENCE</A>

...
Then simply import this file in Mozilla.
 
Old 10-08-2003, 12:03 PM   #5
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Thanks pesho, that worked.
 
  


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