How to Backup Firefox Profile with a single click using winrar

By | 30/10/2010

Ok guys,everybody knows there are alot of ways to backup your firefox profile and settings,the latest was FireFox sync by Mozilla , today i can tell you how to backup your firefox profile ( settings,bookmarks,extensions ,passwords,history,…….) with a single click using winrar

I know i could do it after i know about some features in winrar SFX archive
ok here we go

1 – start>run> %appdata%

2 – find the folder mozilla R-click > add to archive

3 – Browse where you want your backup to be always created

4 – check the Create SFX archive

5 – Go to advanced tab and click SFX options

6 – In the general tab, add %appdata% to the Path to extract box

7 – in the modes tab, check overwrite all files , you can hide start dialog as well if you want ( it’s the one that have the extract button)

8 – Go back to the general tab>profiles>save current settings as new profile

9 – check all except Set as default profile

10 – hit ok, and hit ok again. now the profile creation will start

11 – now you have the shortcut on the desktop. you can drag it to the taskbar to pin it to quickly and easily create a backup

To Restore a Backup:Just execute the winrar file created(you can click it once if it’s pinned to the taskbar)

Source: dotnetwizard.net

2 thoughts on “How to Backup Firefox Profile with a single click using winrar

  1. stonehz

    cool!!!
    Thnkz for the tutorial..i tested and it works!!!

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