We have many reasons for the need to backup Firefox/Thunderbird profiles like you want uninstall your old version of firefox and want to have fresh new installation of firefox. In such cases it becomes absolutely mandatory to backup your profiles since you don’t want to loose your settings, bookmarks, saved password, emails.
MozBackup is a simple utility for creating backups of Mozilla Firefox, Mozilla Thunderbird, Mozilla Sunbird, Flock, SeaMonkey, Mozilla Suite, Spicebird and Netscape Profiles & you don’t need to worry about profile restore, This can be easily done by MozBackup
MozBackup is a free tool which lets you backup and restore your Mozilla Firefox browser and Thunderbird email client easily within some simple steps. With MozBackup, users can backup and restore bookmarks, mail, contacts, history, extensions, passwords, cache etc.
It not only supports Mozilla Firefox and Thunderbird, but also works with Mozilla Sunbird, Flock, SeaMonkey, Mozilla Suite, Postbox, Spicebird, Songbird, Wyzo and Netscape profiles.
MozBackup also gives password protection to your backup if you want. You can select what you want to backup from browser like Email, address books, extensions, saved password etc.
This program is completely free and works on Windows 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003, Vista and 7.
Just download and install MozBackup and follow the step by step process to backup and restore your Firefox and Thunderbird profiles.