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I have a bug: I couldn't drag and drop windows. I reinstalled firefox and created a new profile - and it was gone.

Now, how the heck should I copy all the settings and plugins and plugins settings, but only those which doesn't cause the bug???

(This sux)

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Open the old prefs.js and the new prefs.js and copy paste the settings you need into the prefs.js.

I use WinMerge for this.

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Hem its 277 kb big, and what about the rest of settings and addons? –  Smit Johnth Mar 19 '13 at 5:35
only copy the settings of addons you've reinstalled. Ignore the rest. –  magicandre1981 Mar 19 '13 at 5:36
These settings are spread around the directory, sometimes in subdirectories, sometimes in the directory itself or both. For example, how to copy custom AdBlock filters? This should definitely be reworked. Every plugin should have its own directory and save its shit only there and nowhere else. –  Smit Johnth Mar 19 '13 at 6:42
use the old Profile with Firefox again, and here you can open the Adblock Plus options and export the settings. Other Addons also offer this. –  magicandre1981 Mar 19 '13 at 9:58

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