Q: Missing Favorites After Upgrading from Windows 98 to Windows XP
A: If you have upgraded to Windows XP from Windows 98, your favorites could occur in a different location. Windows 98 stores its URL files here:
While Windows XP stores them in the following folder:
C:\Documents and Settings\User_Name\Favorites
The only thing you need is to copy all the shortcuts from the old path to the new ones.