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Where is the IE Favourates Folder

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When I use CTRL+D to add a webpage to my favourates where does it store these links on disk?
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skynergy, I believe Favorites is located in, C:\Windows\Favorites
On win98 machines....
Try that.  Let us know...if not do file files and search for FAVORITES
that should come up with the path
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by:slink9
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I thought it should be there too.  On my home system it is, but I am not connected to an NT server.
At work, they were located in the user's folder.  If you log into a server the favorites are located under the user folder on the local machine.  Either way, the method of Start-Find-FAVORITES works well.
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by:elliot2002
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If you have XP it will be under c:documents and settings/ then whatever your username.

If you have multiple users in 98 it should be under C:\WINDOWS\Profiles then your username.

If it's just conventional win98 then where those guys said.

Bowen.
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by:emery800
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Easiest way to find it is as Wakeup indicated, as depending on the OS you are running it will be in a different area. Dave
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by:skynergy
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Thanx! I'm using 2000 so I had to search for it but you put me on the right track!
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by:Wakeup
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Hehe....I was guessing on it being a 98 box....since you asked the question in Win98.
Did you find it?
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by:emery800
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:>)
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by:skynergy
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I saw that 98 is more of a popular topic than 2000 so I placed it there also knowing that there wouldn't be too much of a difference. Thanx for noticing, haha. And, yes, the responses were even quicker than I thought it would be.
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