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Mozilla Firefox’s Places system keeps bookmark data in a SQLite database. When migrating from a version that uses a flat file to store bookmarks, this preference determines whether the old bookmarks are imported.

Possible values and their effects


Import the contents of bookmarks.html into Places and set the preference to false.


Do not import the contents of bookmarks.html. (Default)

First checked in

2007-05-03 by Dietrich Ayala

Has an effect in

  • Firefox (nightly builds since 2007-05-03)
  • SeaMonkey (2.1a3pre or later since 2010-08-09)

Related bugs

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