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[Approved] Fix the menu path, add fx4 screenshots?

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  • Last reply by Michael Verdi
  1. user999 0 posts
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    How do I export bookmarks to an html file in firefox 4? The help information ( http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Exporting%20bookmarks%20to%20an%20HTML%20file?s=how+do+I+export+bookmarks+to+an+html+file+&as=s ) refers to an older version of firefox. In firefox 4.01 the Bookmarks menu is different - no "manage bookmarks" option, no "export html" etc.

    How do I export bookmarks to an html file in firefox 4? The help information ( http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Exporting%20bookmarks%20to%20an%20HTML%20file?s=how+do+I+export+bookmarks+to+an+html+file+&as=s ) refers to an older version of firefox. In firefox 4.01 the Bookmarks menu is different - no "manage bookmarks" option, no "export html" etc.
  2. epodea 0 posts
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    First, ensure that the Firefox menubar is displayed at the top of the page "File | Edit | View | History | Bookmarks | Tools | Help". If it is not showing press the "ALT" key. Now click on "Bookmarks" and then select "Show all bookmarks" from the resulting drop down menu. A pop up window will be displayed. In this window click on "Import and Backup". Click "Export HTML..." or a more appropiate item to your needs from the resulting drop down menu.

    First, ensure that the Firefox menubar is displayed at the top of the page "File | Edit | View | History | Bookmarks | Tools | Help". If it is not showing press the "ALT" key. Now click on "Bookmarks" and then select "Show all bookmarks" from the resulting drop down menu. A pop up window will be displayed. In this window click on "Import and Backup". Click "Export HTML..." or a more appropiate item to your needs from the resulting drop down menu.
  3. user999 0 posts
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    Thanks epodea. If only they hadn't changed "Organize bookmarks" to "Show all bookmarks" there wouldn't have been a problem.

    Thanks epodea. If only they hadn't changed "Organize bookmarks" to "Show all bookmarks" there wouldn't have been a problem.
  4. scoobidiver 1275 posts
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    keithsavin, there is more than 200 KB articles to update for the Firefox 4 release. So be patient for the update of uncommonly viewed articles like this one.

    keithsavin, there is more than 200 KB articles to update for the Firefox 4 release. So be patient for the update of uncommonly viewed articles like this one.
  5. scoobidiver 1275 posts
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    Alice Wyman updated it for Firefox 4. It needs review.

    I think the not yet approved Template:ExportHTMLBookmarks template must be included to ease the article maintainability.

    Alice Wyman updated it for Firefox 4. It needs review. I think the not yet approved [/en-US/kb/templateexporthtmlbookmarks Template:ExportHTMLBookmarks] template must be included to ease the article maintainability.
  6. AliceWyman 5030 posts
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    Why not approve my revision now, since making extra work for localizers is no longer an issue? A template can always be added later if and when it is approved.

    Why not approve my revision now, since making extra work for localizers is no longer an issue? A template can always be added later if and when it is approved.
  7. scoobidiver 1275 posts
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    It has an out-of-date Windows screenshot, a Windows screenshot for Linux, no glyph for the Import and Backup menu on Mac OS X. See the not yet approved Template:ExportHTMLBookmarks for fixes.

    It has an out-of-date Windows screenshot, a Windows screenshot for Linux, no glyph for the Import and Backup menu on Mac OS X. See the [/en-US/kb/templateexporthtmlbookmarks/revision/14947 not yet approved Template:ExportHTMLBookmarks] for fixes.
  8. AliceWyman 5030 posts
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    I made a revision to the pending Template:ExportHTMLBookmarks and edited this article to include its content, since the template isn't approved. Needs review.

    I made a revision to the pending [/en-US/kb/templateexporthtmlbookmarks Template:ExportHTMLBookmarks] and edited this article to include its content, since the template isn't approved. Needs review.
  9. scoobidiver 1275 posts
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    See the long unfinished debate about the use of # or <li> inside a template: /forums/knowledge-base-articles/706715.

    See the long unfinished debate about the use of # or <nowiki><li></nowiki> inside a template: [/forums/knowledge-base-articles/706715].
  10. AliceWyman 5030 posts
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    It's not necessary to hold up this article while waiting for approval of a proposed template.

    This article is pending review and can be approved now, so that Firefox users see the correct information in Firefox 4 and above. We can always add a template later.

    It's not necessary to hold up this article while waiting for approval of a proposed template. This article is pending review and can be approved now, so that Firefox users see the correct information in Firefox 4 and above. We can always add a template later.
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  11. bug_killer 0 posts
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    Well, as one definition of a bug is where the software doesn't operate like it's described in the documentation, then this should be regarded as a bug - something that needs fixing with a degree of urgency. If it's too much hassle to update the documentation, why change the software??

    Well, as one definition of a bug is where the software doesn't operate like it's described in the documentation, then this should be regarded as a bug - something that needs fixing with a degree of urgency. If it's too much hassle to update the documentation, why change the software??
  12. scoobidiver 1275 posts
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    bug_killer,

    bug 617562 already exists but it is too expensive to fix it, that is why the <li> workaround is officially used as described in Templates and numbered lists.

    The article review follows its normal process, that is now the approval by an admin because two reviewers disagree.

    bug_killer, [https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=617562 bug 617562] already exists but it is too expensive to fix it, that is why the <nowiki><li></nowiki> workaround is officially used as described in [[How to use Templates#w_templates-and-numbered-lists|Templates and numbered lists]]. The article review follows its normal process, that is now the approval by an admin because two reviewers disagree.
  13. AliceWyman 5030 posts
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    To repeat:

    It's not necessary to hold up this article while waiting for approval of a proposed template.

    This article is pending review and can be approved now, so that Firefox users see the correct information in Firefox 4 and above. We can always add a template later.

    To repeat: It's not necessary to hold up this article while waiting for approval of a proposed template. This article is pending review and can be approved now, so that Firefox users see the correct information in Firefox 4 and above. We can always add a template later.
  14. Michael Verdi 1755 posts
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    I approved the exporthtmlbookmarks template, added it to this article and approved it. I also removed the link to seamonkey since that article is archived.

    I approved the exporthtmlbookmarks template, added it to this article and approved it. I also removed the link to seamonkey since that article is archived.