ARCHIVED: In Safari, how do I import or export bookmarks?

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The following instructions for importing and exporting bookmarks assume you are using Safari in Mac OS X 10.4 or later.

Exporting bookmarks

  1. Launch Safari. From the File menu, select Export Bookmarks....
  2. Safe the file to your computer. By default, Safari calls the file Safari Bookmarks.html, though the .html extension will probably be hidden.

Importing bookmarks

  1. Launch Safari. From the File menu, select Import Bookmarks....
  2. Navigate to the bookmarks file you want to import and click Import.
  3. From the Bookmarks menu, select Show All Bookmarks. In the bookmarks window, the bookmarks you just imported will appear inside a folder in the left column. You may then click and drag them to different locations (e.g., your Bookmark menu or Bookmarks bar).

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Last modified on 2018-01-18 13:29:55.

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