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  1. Joined : Oct 2014
    Posts : 196
    Windows 10 x64
       06 Jan 2016 #121

    jshaw42 said: View Post
    Am I missing something here? did you install the 64 bit version before you uninstalled the 32 bit? Otherwise, how would Firefox know to save everything? Thanks
    "The uninstaller does not remove any user data such as history or bookmarks. If you wish to completely remove this data, you must manually delete the Firefox folder containing your user profile:"

    Uninstall Firefox from your computer | Firefox Help
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  2. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 55
    Windows 7 & 10
       06 Jan 2016 #122

    Wow, that was quick. Thanks.
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  3. Joined : Jan 2016
    Henderson
    Posts : 145
    Windows 10 Pro
       06 Jan 2016 #123

    jshaw42 said: View Post
    Am I missing something here? did you install the 64 bit version before you uninstalled the 32 bit? Otherwise, how would Firefox know to save everything? Thanks

    Glad it worked.
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  4. Joined : Apr 2014
    Posts : 3,311
    W10 Pro x64/W7 Ultimate x64 dual boot main - W10 Pro Insider Preview/W7 Pro x64 - remote pc
       06 Jan 2016 #124

    The "Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\Installation number-default profile sub folder\bookmarkbackups" sub folder as well as for the FF variants find thing located under "C:\users\account name\AppData\Roaming". You will also note the MS, Opera, Skype as well as some other browser folders may also be found there as well as since Roaming covers the web while Local and Low cover local apps on the drive.

    When trying out some other open source type browser like Cyberfox or Pale Moon for example you simply open up the Allbookmarks menu option choosing the import/export option to import, highlighting the bookmarks bar item, and then browse to the FF sub folder there to see everything imported. The bookmarks when then be extracted to the new browser's own bookmarks bar. At first you will run into the prompt for importing IE Favorites, bookmarks, and feeds option you can either click on or skip. On 10 most won't even have IE enabled unless they have need for it since it isn't by default with Edge now the focus.
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  5. Joined : Dec 2014
    India
    Posts : 8
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       10 Jan 2016 #125

    Comeone guys. Waterfox has been out for a while now. True 64 bit from day 1
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  6. Joined : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 23,932
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       10 Jan 2016 #126

    Rockfella said: View Post
    Comeone guys. Waterfox has been out for a while now. True 64 bit from day 1
    Waterfox has some issues with extensions that FF doesn't have,.
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  7. Joined : Dec 2014
    India
    Posts : 8
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       10 Jan 2016 #127

    I don't face any issues, but I don't use much extensions. Good to know 64 bit FF is out.
    BunnyJ said: View Post
    Waterfox has some issues with extensions that FF doesn't have,.
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  8. Joined : Jun 2014
    Posts : 4,433
    Windows 10 Pro
       10 Jan 2016 #128

    I use Pale Moon 64 bit as my main browser. Works with all my add-ons.
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  9. Joined : Dec 2014
    India
    Posts : 8
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       10 Jan 2016 #129

    I just use waterfox as my only browser.
    EDIT: Installed Pale Moon. Looks pale to begin with. What's the advantage over WF/FF?
    EDIT: Pale Moon has constant 7-8% CPU usage when idle, higher compared to WF.

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    However WF takes 200+ mbs of disk space as compared to 60 mbs approx of PM.
    Winuser said: View Post
    I use Pale Moon 64 bit as my main browser. Works with all my add-ons.
    Last edited by Rockfella; 10 Jan 2016 at 19:20.
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  10. Joined : Jun 2014
    Posts : 4,433
    Windows 10 Pro
       10 Jan 2016 #130

    I never used Waterfox. This is one comparison between Pale Moon and Firefox. http://www.thewindowsclub.com/firefo...e-moon-browser
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