Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks


Tom Behler
 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler

 


CathyAnne Murtha
 

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be easier:

 

1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the “Import and Backup” menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate “Import Data from another Browser”

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser from which you’d like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the “Next” button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the “Next” button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the “Finish” button

 

The data is imported into Firefox.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler

 


Tom Behler
 

Cathy:

 

Thanks so much for this suggestion, and the steps to carry it out.

 

I am at my volunteer work place now, but will try this when I get into a quieter setting.

 

I do have one question:

 

Once the Internet Explorer favorites are imported into Firefox, where will I be able to find them?

 

Again, thanks so much!

 

Tom Behler

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 11:23 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be easier:

 

1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the “Import and Backup” menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate “Import Data from another Browser”

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser from which you’d like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the “Next” button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the “Next” button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the “Finish” button

 

The data is imported into Firefox.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler

 


Onwardbob
 

Thanks for the info.

BOB SOUTAR.ONWARD THRU THE FOG

-----Original Message-----
From: main@jfw.groups.io [mailto:main@jfw.groups.io] On Behalf Of CathyAnne
Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 8:23 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet
Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be
easier:



1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the "Import and Backup" menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate "Import Data from another Browser"

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser
from which you'd like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the "Next" button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and
Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the "Next" button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the "Finish" button



The data is imported into Firefox.





CathyAnne





CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@blind.training <mailto:cathy@blind.training>

www.blind.training <http://www.blind.training>

(520) 300-7859







From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer
Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks



Hello, again, everyone.



As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to
version 61.



Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called
Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites
with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.



With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial
syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet
Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks
folder.



Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox? If
so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet
favorites with Firefox?



Thanks as always for the help.



Tom Behler


CathyAnne Murtha
 

You’ll have a submenu in your Bookmarks menu labeled “From internet Explorer.”  You can organize favorites in the Firefox Library and move them wherever you wish.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 8:37 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Cathy:

 

Thanks so much for this suggestion, and the steps to carry it out.

 

I am at my volunteer work place now, but will try this when I get into a quieter setting.

 

I do have one question:

 

Once the Internet Explorer favorites are imported into Firefox, where will I be able to find them?

 

Again, thanks so much!

 

Tom Behler

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 11:23 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be easier:

 

1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the “Import and Backup” menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate “Import Data from another Browser”

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser from which you’d like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the “Next” button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the “Next” button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the “Finish” button

 

The data is imported into Firefox.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler

 


Tom Behler
 

Ok, Cathy.

 

Will give this a try.

 

Tom Behler

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 11:56 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

You’ll have a submenu in your Bookmarks menu labeled “From internet Explorer.”  You can organize favorites in the Firefox Library and move them wherever you wish.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 8:37 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Cathy:

 

Thanks so much for this suggestion, and the steps to carry it out.

 

I am at my volunteer work place now, but will try this when I get into a quieter setting.

 

I do have one question:

 

Once the Internet Explorer favorites are imported into Firefox, where will I be able to find them?

 

Again, thanks so much!

 

Tom Behler

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 11:23 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be easier:

 

1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the “Import and Backup” menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate “Import Data from another Browser”

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser from which you’d like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the “Next” button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the “Next” button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the “Finish” button

 

The data is imported into Firefox.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler

 


Cristóbal
 

I don’t’ think the issue is importing, but rather synchronizing bookmarks between the two browsers.  I too have been in search of something similar. I used to use PlainOldFavorites which accomplished this with IE and FF, but have stopped using IE for a while now and POF is a dead add-on at this point too.

I would like to have something that would keep bookmarks synchronized between FireFox and Chrome. I tried XMMarks for a bit, but wasn’t terribly impressed and it shut down anyway.

Has anyone in fact tried Eversync to keep bookmarks synchronized between these two browsers? Is it a seamless process?

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 8:23 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be easier:

 

1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the “Import and Backup” menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate “Import Data from another Browser”

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser from which you’d like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the “Next” button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the “Next” button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the “Finish” button

 

The data is imported into Firefox.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler

 


Cristóbal
 

Well, so I guess that was what he wanted. Nevermind.

 

From: Cristobal Muñoz <cristobalmuli@...>
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 9:50 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: RE: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

I don’t’ think the issue is importing, but rather synchronizing bookmarks between the two browsers.  I too have been in search of something similar. I used to use PlainOldFavorites which accomplished this with IE and FF, but have stopped using IE for a while now and POF is a dead add-on at this point too.

I would like to have something that would keep bookmarks synchronized between FireFox and Chrome. I tried XMMarks for a bit, but wasn’t terribly impressed and it shut down anyway.

Has anyone in fact tried Eversync to keep bookmarks synchronized between these two browsers? Is it a seamless process?

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 8:23 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be easier:

 

1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the “Import and Backup” menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate “Import Data from another Browser”

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser from which you’d like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the “Next” button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the “Next” button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the “Finish” button

 

The data is imported into Firefox.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler

 


CathyAnne Murtha
 

Firefox and Internet can’t sync with one another unless you use a Firefox plugin.

 

This is a plugin used by a lot of people. It seems popular and will sync bookmarks between the two browsers:

 

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/plainoldfavorites/

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Cristóbal
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 9:54 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Well, so I guess that was what he wanted. Nevermind.

 

From: Cristobal Muñoz <cristobalmuli@...>
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 9:50 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: RE: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

I don’t’ think the issue is importing, but rather synchronizing bookmarks between the two browsers.  I too have been in search of something similar. I used to use PlainOldFavorites which accomplished this with IE and FF, but have stopped using IE for a while now and POF is a dead add-on at this point too.

I would like to have something that would keep bookmarks synchronized between FireFox and Chrome. I tried XMMarks for a bit, but wasn’t terribly impressed and it shut down anyway.

Has anyone in fact tried Eversync to keep bookmarks synchronized between these two browsers? Is it a seamless process?

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 8:23 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be easier:

 

1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the “Import and Backup” menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate “Import Data from another Browser”

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser from which you’d like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the “Next” button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the “Next” button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the “Finish” button

 

The data is imported into Firefox.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler

 


Cristóbal
 

OH wow, it still works with the latest Firefox? I thought it was going to die like a lot of the other older firefox add-ons. Either way, not an issue for me anymore. Ditched IE a while ago.

Now, synchronization between Chrome and Firefox…That’s something else.  

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 1:08 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Firefox and Internet can’t sync with one another unless you use a Firefox plugin.

 

This is a plugin used by a lot of people. It seems popular and will sync bookmarks between the two browsers:

 

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/plainoldfavorites/

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Cristóbal
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 9:54 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Well, so I guess that was what he wanted. Nevermind.

 

From: Cristobal Muñoz <cristobalmuli@...>
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 9:50 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: RE: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

I don’t’ think the issue is importing, but rather synchronizing bookmarks between the two browsers.  I too have been in search of something similar. I used to use PlainOldFavorites which accomplished this with IE and FF, but have stopped using IE for a while now and POF is a dead add-on at this point too.

I would like to have something that would keep bookmarks synchronized between FireFox and Chrome. I tried XMMarks for a bit, but wasn’t terribly impressed and it shut down anyway.

Has anyone in fact tried Eversync to keep bookmarks synchronized between these two browsers? Is it a seamless process?

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 8:23 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be easier:

 

1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the “Import and Backup” menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate “Import Data from another Browser”

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser from which you’d like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the “Next” button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the “Next” button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the “Finish” button

 

The data is imported into Firefox.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler

 


Tom Behler
 

But I understand that plain old favorites won’t work beyond Firefox version 52.

 

I had plain old favorites, and used it all of the time, up through Firefox 52, and hate to see it not work any longer.

 

Tom Behler

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 4:08 PM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Firefox and Internet can’t sync with one another unless you use a Firefox plugin.

 

This is a plugin used by a lot of people. It seems popular and will sync bookmarks between the two browsers:

 

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/plainoldfavorites/

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

(520) 300-7859

 

 

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Cristóbal
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 9:54 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Well, so I guess that was what he wanted. Nevermind.

 

From: Cristobal Muñoz <cristobalmuli@...>
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 9:50 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: RE: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

I don’t’ think the issue is importing, but rather synchronizing bookmarks between the two browsers.  I too have been in search of something similar. I used to use PlainOldFavorites which accomplished this with IE and FF, but have stopped using IE for a while now and POF is a dead add-on at this point too.

I would like to have something that would keep bookmarks synchronized between FireFox and Chrome. I tried XMMarks for a bit, but wasn’t terribly impressed and it shut down anyway.

Has anyone in fact tried Eversync to keep bookmarks synchronized between these two browsers? Is it a seamless process?

 

From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of CathyAnne Murtha
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 8:23 AM
To: main@jfw.groups.io
Subject: Re: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

You can import bookmarks through your Firefox Library. I think it would be easier:

 

1. Open the Firefox library (CTRL-SHIFT-B)

2. Open the “Import and Backup” menu (ALT-I)

3. Within the menu, activate “Import Data from another Browser”

4. Within the resulting dialog is a set of radio buttons, select the browser from which you’d like to import bookmarks

5. Activate the “Next” button

6. The next screen has checkboxes to import Cookies, Saved Passwords and Favorites, if you want to import all of them, leave the options checked

7. Activate the “Next” button

8. After reviewing the information, activate the “Finish” button

 

The data is imported into Firefox.

 

 

CathyAnne

 

 

CathyAnne Murtha

Access Technology Institute, LLC

cathy@...

www.blind.training

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From: main@jfw.groups.io <main@jfw.groups.io> On Behalf Of Tom Behler
Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 7:53 AM
To: 'jfw list' <jfw@groups.io>
Subject: Question On Eversync Firefox Add-on For Syncing Internet Explorer Favorites With Firefox Bookmarks

 

Hello, again, everyone.

 

As I noted the other day, I have now updated my Firefox internet browser to version 61.

 

Bill White has given me the executable file for a Firefox add-on called Eversync, which is supposed to ssync my Internet Explorer internet favorites with Firefox by adding them to the bookmarks folder.

 

With some sighted assistance, I was able to successfully do the initial syncing, but am now finding that if I add another favorite to Internet Explorer, the new favorite does not get synced into the Firefox Bookmarks folder.

 

Has anyone on list had experience with the Eversync add-on in Firefox?  If so, can you tell me how to configure it to continually sync my IE internet favorites with Firefox?

 

Thanks as always for the help.

 

Tom Behler