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How to back up and restore Microsoft Edge Bookmark from a Windows device

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Overview

This article provides the procedure to backup and restore bookmarks created from Microsoft Edge browser.

To backup bookmarks from Microsoft Edge browser

  1. Login to the inSync Management Console and click Profiles.
  2. Click the profile name associated with the user's device.
  3. Open the Devices tab and click Edit. The Edit Profile window opens.
  4. Open the Windows tab and click the +Add Folder link.
  5. Under folder to be backed up, enter %userprofile%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Edge\User Data\Default\
  6. Add All files under Include files and click Save.

To restore Microsoft Edge browser favorites

  1. Use inSync Client to restore the entire folder to an alternative location on the device.
  2. Use Task Manager to ensure that no Microsoft Edge processes are running in the background.
  3.  Copy the restored folder from the alternative location over a folder in local app data. Replace the existing folder.
  4. Restart Microsoft Edge to complete the process.
  5. Your Microsoft Edge browser favorites are restored.