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  1. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       2015-12-19 #30

    Thank You. The batch file worked like a charm for me. Imported IE favorites successfully afterwards.
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2015-12-19 #31

    You're most welcome srp1956, and welcome to Ten Forums. I'm glad it could help.
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  3. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 18
    Windows 10 Pro
       2015-12-29 #32

    Brink said: View Post
    You're most welcome srp1956, and welcome to Ten Forums. I'm glad it could help.
    Starting in in Windows 10 Insider Preview build 10565, your favorites in Microsoft Edge are now stored in an ESE database file instead of the previous Favorites folder.

    They have done away with the regular old html listing of favorites in a favorite folder.

    Hearing they are working on a method in Edge to manage them, but not ready yet.

    you can see some info here, but not all up to date, just for info
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  4. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2015-12-29 #33

    Hello bricko, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    Thank you, but that information is already in the tutorial here.
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  5. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 18
    Windows 10 Pro
       2015-12-29 #34

    Brink said: View Post
    Hello bricko, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    Thank you, but that information is already in the tutorial here.
    Sorry, new here, did not know of or see this tutorial. DO you have link to it
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  6. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2015-12-29 #35

    It'll be on the first post (tutorial) in this thread here.
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  7. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 18
    Windows 10 Pro
       2015-12-29 #36

    Thanks, found it. But just ran the bat to empty favorites, seemed to empty ok. all gone. then did import from IE, but I have 8000 favorites in folder 8 folders deep. Looks maybe 25% of favs came in. Lots of empty folders with 0 items in them. And not in same order as I keep them in in Firefox and IE. But of course with those we can just copy paste the html folders over to each other. This database thingy looks to not quite be ready for prime time.
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  8. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2015-12-29 #37

    bricko,

    Yeah, unfortunately the database file doesn't make it easy to edit your favorites for Microsoft Edge in File Explorer like you could for Internet Explorer.
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  9. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 18
    windows 10
       2016-02-18 #38

    I am able to add and remove favorites in Edge, but they are not storing in the folder indicated for edge favorites storage. How can I find where they are?

    I checked here:
    LocalAppData%\Packages\Microsoft.MicrosoftEdge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\AC\MicrosoftEdge\User\Default\Favorites but nothing is there.

    Where are they?
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  10. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 17,438
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 15014
       2016-02-18 #39

    Hello blaughon,

    That's the old location where they used to be saved at. The note box at the top of the tutorial can help show you the new location. However, favorites are not editable from this new location.
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