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Why cant I choose where my bookmark goes

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  • Last reply by Mee Too

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Before I upgraded Firefox, I could choose where to place my book marks, now with the upgrade I can't do this, When I select the bookmark this page icon (star) it does not give me the choice, it simply shoves it into the core bookmark list, (so annoying and frustrating).

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Once bookmarked, you can click the star again to choose it's location. Yes it's annoying, but I think Internet Explorer or Google Chrome has the same thing.

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Thank you for the reply, but you are incorrect, Internet Explorer (IE) does have the choose facility when you select the favorites function. See the attached file.

When a commonly used feature is removed, then, the software is NOT considered an upgrade, it is in fact, retrograde, and a bad move, as it encourages users to seek alternatives, which, in this instance, is what I will do, revert to using IE.

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You're kidding, right? You're going to use the worst browser in history simply because you can't organize bookmarks as easily? The extension that cor-el linked would be a good solution. Besides, Google Chrome and Firefox are both faster than IE.

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Be that as it may, perhaps, more thought should be given to considering the effects of removing features.

I can see from the remarks, I am not the only person who does not like the removal of this feature, neither, is berating the users helpful, this displays a degree of arrogance and lack of understanding of the impact to users.

Please don't bother to reply, I don't need more of the same!