If you have important bookmarks on your computer that you need to access from elsewhere, the following can be used to backup and save your bookmarks for later import into a different browser instance.
For Google Chrome (see section entitled "Move bookmarks to another browser"): https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/96816?hl=en
For Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/export-firefox-bookmarks-to-backup-or-transfer
For Internet Explorer you will need to:
1. From the start menu, search for “This PC” (Windows 10) or “Computer” (Windows 7)
2. Navigate to Local Disk (C:) > Users > [your user name]. Then copy the folder entitled Favorites to another location for later use.