With the release of cyberfox 28.0.1 we fast tracked the basic functions for profile buddy to allow users to easily transfer there browser profiles over to the new cyberfox profile system.
Designed for cyberfox 28.0.1 or newer (also supports other browsers)
Please make sure to watch this instructional video: It contains important detailed information.
To use Profile Buddy:
- You must run Cyberfox 28.0.1 or Newer once in order for profile buddy to detect its installation.
- You must run cyberfox first before transferring the profile.
- You must if transferring from Cyberfox 28.0 or Lower select Firefox as the browser to copy the profile from and cyberfox as the browser to copy too.
- Profile Buddy simple mode is only equipped for default configurations, Modified configurations are not supported by this mode.
- Multiple profiles not supported please manually copy over video instructions below.
Extract Profile Buddy to a folder.
Double click Profile Buddy.exe
Select Simple Mode.
Select the Profile you will to transfer to cyberfox or the browser you wish to install it to [Note: If first transfer or transferring from Firefox then select Firefox in the first field.]
Select the browser you wish to transfer the profile to [Cyberfox or another browser]
Select Create New or Replace mode [Warning: Replace mode deletes your old profile use this with caution].
Then Click the ready arrow.
Read and accept warning prompt
And your Profile has now been transferred.
More advanced instructions in video.
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Version 1.0.1 Just a small bug fix, Updated text instructions and Digitally Signed the files. Version 1.0.2 Fixed: a few minor issues (Typo's & visuals). New: redesign of progress message. New: Replace mode now available. New: Implemented Crypto (Security Cryptography Class Library x86). Updated: Crypto (Security Cryptography Class Library x86) Version 126.96.36.199 Version 1.0.3 Fixed: Crash due to bug allowing the copy of a open browser profile. Version 1.0.4 Added: Check if profiles.ini is missing entries (Triggers Error). Added: Check if profiles.ini is writable (Triggers Error). Added: Check if trying to transfer\copy to the same profile folder its being copied from (Triggers Error). Adjusted: Many core components, Rebuilt many functions and improved performance of Profile Buddy. Version 1.0.5 Fixed: Issue where modified Profiles.ini has full file path string causing [Profile Copy From: C:\Users\iamuser\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\C:\Users\iamuser\AppData\Roaming\Mozilla\Firefox\Profiles\1drop6lj.Default] invalid path during the splice and slice event thanks to the reported issue https://8pecxstudios.com/Forums/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=775 Released Profile Buddy 1.0.5 Debug Version 1.0.6 Rebuilt: Browser and profile detection core, This fixed multiple bugs and made many improvements. Merged: PB and PBD in to the one project and core, This saves maintaining to separate builds. Fixed: A few small render glitches on some pc's. Added: Settings configuration module. New: Profile buddy now remembers last window position. Added: New instructions file. Version 1.0.7 Fixed: If profile buddy config.ini is not found create it. Adjusted: Make verbose mode option (see debug notes below) Adjusted: Rebuilt tool-tip initialization in help mode. Refactored: Browser and profile detection. Refactored: Checks for running processes. Fixed: If help tips enabled don't allow users to close the simple mode by mistake. Added: Tool-tip for help mode button. Version 1.0.8 New: XML based localization system Version 1.0.9 Fixed: localization error on <System_Error_Handler_Warning> due to case sensitive entity. New: Russian localization, Massive thanks to Egorro Version 1.1.0 Fixed: Few small issues with localization initialization. Refactored: Finalization events (Reduced duplicate code). Fixed: Center localized text to mode buttons. Bumped version Added: Now uses the application icon. Fixed: Task-bar show order. Fixed: Make profile buddy only accept one instance of itself to prevent conflict if two were used at the same time. Fixed: Application hang in some conditions when doing a DPI check. New: Create new & Replace profile warning message now uses the application GUI. Updated: Image resources to include the default application banner image. Updated: Russian localization (Mega thanks to Egorro for the amazing job). Version 1.1.1 Fixed: Crash when a lower version then 4.5.1 .net framework is installed due to use of newer asynchronous functions and technologies. New: Turkish localization (Thanks to yigido for the amazing job). Version 1.1.2 New: Implemented plugin module system. New: Advanced mode is now enabled. Adjusted: CodeRush refactor of entire core. Added: Debug output for advanced mode Version 1.1.3 New: Polish localization, Massive thanks to hawkeye116477 Adjusted: Convert and refactor for VS2015 Updated: Copyright information. New: Localization selection system on first run. Fixed: Refactored debug logging system for debug build (Complete internal Overhaul) Version 188.8.131.52 Fixed: Refactored create new and replace functions, Improved performance. Fixed: Allow Message Window size to be overridden in localization. Fixed: getProfileFolderName being used before a value is assigned. Update: Dependencies path for debug.dll New: Language selection from in profile buddy main GUI. New: Show current LocaleID as selected ID default. New: Cancel button on localization window. Fixed: Refactor window events to reduce duplicate code. Added: Image to language selection link to make it more visible. Fixed: Localization version label clipping the edge of profile buddy window. Fixed: Internal naming conflict with localization cancel button. Fixed: Tooltip icons don't work, Removed code for icons. New: Setting in config.ini "BackupProfile" creates zip archive of profile data and saves with profiles.ini. Updated: Rough backup script to 2.0
Debug Build: If your having issues use the Debug build and provide the DebugLog.log in your support post.
older version: (Note: Older versions may contains unpatched bugs)
Note: Profile Buddy is very early beta and may have bugs as its has not been fully tested, If you experience and issue please report it a.s.a.p thank you.Important Notice:
Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5.1+ or higher is required for the Profile Buddy to work and function correctly. You can download Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5.1+ from this link. Download Microsoft .Net Framework 4.5.1
Manually Copy Profiles: Video Tutorial
Language Selection: Video Tutorial