Exporting Bookmarks from Internet Explorer

Step 1:

Find the Internet Explorer icon on the Desktop and double-click on it.

IE icon

Or click on Start, go to All Programs, and click on Internet Explorer.

IE in start menu 

Step 2:

After Internet Explorer opens, click on File. Then, click on Import and Export.

file menu, import and export 

Step 3:

The Import/Export wizard will appear. Click the Next button.

click next button 

Step 4:

Select the Export Favorites option from the provided list. Then, click on the Next button.

 select export favorites

Step 5:

At the Export Favorites Source Folder window , select the Favorites folderClick Next.

select favorites folder, click next button 

Step 6:

Then, select the radio button in front of Export to a File or Address optionClick Browse.

seelct eport to file or address, click browse 

Step 7:

The file's name will be bookmark.htm. You will need to select a place to save the file. The Desktop is a recommended area, as it will be easy for you to locate if you wish to import it into another browser. When you have selected the location, click the Save button.

select location to save, click save 

Step 8:

Click Finish.

click finish button

Step 9:

A smaller window will open letting you know that the process is complete. Click OK.

click ok button


You have successfully exported your bookmarks in Internet Explorer.

If you have problems when trying these instructions, or if you have other questions, please contact the Information Technology Helpdesk at 229-245-4357 or send an e-mail to helpdesk@valdosta.edu. Please note that our work request system can only accept emails sent from a VSU email address.