Import Favorites in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0

Do you want to know how to import favorites to favorite folder in Internet Explorer 6.0?


We often visit one particular website(s) several times a day. In these cases, you may not feel like typing the same URL over and again. All of us want fast and convenient internet browsing experience. That’s why we want to bookmark a website or add it to favorites. The whole concept of bookmarking is made easy with internet explorer. If you are an Internet Explorer user then you can enjoy the option of bookmarking with just one click. The redundant work of retyping the webpage address is now avoided. Now, one can use bookmark to get to their website quite fast without retyping.





  • How to import favorites to favorite folder in Internet Explorer 6.0?

  • What are the uses of creating the favorites folder?

  • What are the errors that may arise while doing it?



How to import favorites to favorite folder in Internet Explorer 6.0?



Importing a favorite website to Internet Explorer 6.0 is made extremely easy. Start Internet Explorer and then move to ‘File’ option. Click on the option import and export. You would find a dialog box popping up. Click on ‘Next’ in the dialog box. Click on ‘Import Favorites’ option and then click ‘Next’. This option creates a default file bookmark.htm in the documents folder. But Internet Explorer 6.0 gives us an option to create a folder by ourselves too. To select your own destination, click on ‘Browse’ button and give your own destination folder. Now click on ‘Finish’ and you are done.



What are the uses of creating the favorites folder?



As discussed earlier, there are a lot of uses in importing a favorite folder to Internet Explorer 6.0. The main reason to import is that Internet Explorer has a lot of features, supports lots of websites and it is always better to take a backup of your favorite folder. The whole idea of importing the favorite folder is to have a backup of what we do. Make sure the website is compatible with Internet Explorer.



What are the errors that may arise while doing it?


The whole process of importing favorites to IE 6.0 is prone to lots of errors. Take a case of having same name for two bookmarked website in Firefox and you are trying to import it to Internet Explorer. Then, Internet Explorer will throw an import error.




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