How do I save a JSON file

What is a JSON file?

A JSON file is a file containing simple data structures and objects in JSON format (JavaScript Object Notation) get saved. This format is mainly used for transferring data between a web application and a server. JSON files are small, text-based, human readable, and can be edited with a text editor.

The JSON format was originally based on JavaScript, but is considered a language-independent format and supported by many different programming APIs. JSON is widely used in AJAX application development and can serve as an alternative to XML.

Many apps do not save JSON files on the hard drive because data is exchanged between computers with an Internet connection. However, some programs allow users to save JSON files. One example is Google+, which uses JSON files to store profile data. After logging in, you can go to the page Data releasebeselect and click Download profile data click.

Mozilla Firefox also saves bookmarks as JSON files. The files are located in the Firefox user profile directory, in a folder called bookmarkbackups saved. You can also make manual backups of Firefox bookmarks and import them into another copy of Firefox. To import, open the bookmarks library, click the button in the top bar Import / export, choose Restore> select file ... and then select your JSON backup file.

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