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Old 09-21-2007, 10:52 AM   #1
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Firefox: FEBE could not restore search plugins


On my recently installed Firefox 2.0.0.6, I restored everything through FEBE from another partition, but it did not work with the search engines.

I had to copy them by hand to the global searchplugins directory and change the permissions to 777 for Firefox to accept it; it is worth noting that it did not work copying them to my personal profile searchplugins directory. Now I have them all, although the order is scrambled.

I wonder if anybody can recommend a better way to transfer the searchplugins instead of the brute force method I have used this time.
 
  


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