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How can I stop Firefox from re-arranging bookmarks on the toolbar?

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Since uppdating to Firefox 57.0 64 bit, every time I try to re-arrange the bookmarks on my bookmark toolbar, Firefox keeps re-arranging them in alphabetical order. How can I move the bookmarks on the bookmark toolbar and have the arrangement stick. I have tried going to "Show Bookmarks" and setting the bookmark sort order to "unorder" but this not stopped the re-arranging.

Since uppdating to Firefox 57.0 64 bit, every time I try to re-arrange the bookmarks on my bookmark toolbar, Firefox keeps re-arranging them in alphabetical order. How can I move the bookmarks on the bookmark toolbar and have the arrangement stick. I have tried going to "Show Bookmarks" and setting the bookmark sort order to "unorder" but this not stopped the re-arranging.

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Try disabling your Auto-Sort Bookmarks extension.

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Chosen Solution

Try disabling your Auto-Sort Bookmarks extension.

Try disabling your Auto-Sort Bookmarks extension.
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kylebowers 0 solutions 4 answers

I disabled all my add-ons but Firefox is still sorting my bookmarks.

I disabled all my add-ons but Firefox is still sorting my bookmarks.
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