Import Bookmarks from Google Chrome to Firefox

To Import bookmarks from Google Chrome to Mozilla Firefox is very simple. All you have to do is just to click some few buttons here and there and you are good to go. This won't even make you break a sweat.

In this article, we are going to learn two methods to import bookmarks from Google Chrome to Firefox.

In the first method, there will be two parts to go about it in which, the first part will be to export bookmarks from google chrome and saving it as an HTML. Then, the second part will be now to import bookmarks saves as HTML in Mozilla Firefox.

The second method will be just to import bookmarks directly from firefox web browser.  Now, without wasting no time, let's take a look at the steps.

Export bookmarks from Google Chrome

First, you have to export bookmarks from chrome browser using the following steps:

Step 1. Open your Google Chrome app and on the top right corner, click on the three vertical dots.

Step 2. Next, click bookmarks.


3. On the resulting window, click Bookmark Manager.

bookmark manager

Step 4. On the new page, click on the three vertical dots at the right end of the page.

Step 5. Select Export Bookmarks.

Step 6. A new window will pop up at the top left corner of your screen with an option to save your file. Give it a file name of your choice and save it as an HTML Document. When you are done hit the Save button at the bottom of the window.

save file

When all this is done and your document is saved, we can now proceed to the second part which is to import bookmarks to Firefox.

Import Bookmarks to Firefox

Next steps would be import bookmarks to firefox:

Step 1. Open Mozilla firefox.

Step 2. At the top right corner, click on the Library icon then select Bookmarks.

import bookmarks

Step 3. On the new page, click Show All Bookmarks which is at the bottom of the page.

import bookmarks

Step 4. A window will pop up, on the tabs click on Import and Backup. Then, select Import Bookmarks from HTML. This will import all Bookmarks you saved from your Google Chrome as an HTML.

Import Bookmarks directly from Firefox

If the above method didn't work for you or, it was a bit challenging for you, then worry not because we have the second method to import bookmarks directly from Firefox.

Follow these simple steps to try this method.

Step 1. Open Firefox, click on the Library icon.

Step 2. Click on the Bookmarks option. Then, select Show All Bookmarks.

Step 3.  On the resulting window, click Import and Backup tab. Now the new page. this time we are not importing Bookmarks from HTML. So select Import Data from another Browser. 

This option will take you to another window with options. From here you can choose where you want to import your data from. In this case select Chrome which is option three.

import bookmarks

Step 4. From there, click next to mark the item you want to import then click next. Then the items you selected will start importing and then. when the import is complete, click Finish to close the window.  All your data will be now exported from Chrome to Firefox.


Those were the methods that you can use to export bookmarks from Chrome to Firefox. We hope this tutorial was useful and you can now transfer your data from Google Chrome to Firefox with ease.