I know we can backup bookmarks in firefox and restore it... Is there a similar process for addons installed in it?
FEBE (Firefox Environment Backup Extension) allows you to quickly and easily backup your Firefox extensions. In fact, it goes beyond just backing up -- It will actually rebuild your extensions individually into installable .xpi files. Now you can easily synchronize your office and home browsers.
p.s. works beautifully
MozBackup allows you to backup and restore bookmarks, mail, contacts, history, extensions, cache, addons etc.
It allows you the flexibility to choose what part of your profile you want to save
It lets you backup and restore entire profiles that way you can backup and restore multiple FireFox profiles
It is compatible with
Or...in Windows, you can just go to
I just recommend backing up the contents of your
See Moving your profile folder for more; this is an excellent article for anyone who wants to backup or move their Firefox profile.
As for non-windows systems such as Linux, I suspect that the directory layout structure might be similar, even though the default parent directory location would be (obviously) different (for instance,