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HI guys,

I've tried to search the net, and I found some solutions, one of them being going to config and find the mobi part and set it to True. Everytime I do that, it changes itself back to false, I don't know how to fix it, and it is really annoying.

If anyone could help, I would be so glad.

Cheers.

HI guys, I've tried to search the net, and I found some solutions, one of them being going to config and find the mobi part and set it to '' True''. Everytime I do that, it changes itself back to false, I don't know how to fix it, and it is really annoying. If anyone could help, I would be so glad. Cheers.

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McCoy
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ERaavig said

I've tried to search the net, and I found some solutions, one of them being going to config and find the mobi part and set it to True. Everytime I do that, it changes itself back to false, I don't know how to fix it, and it is really annoying.

Hello ERaavig,

Just to make sure : after you changed the value of that preference, did you then close and restart Firefox, in order for the change to take effect  ?

''ERaavig [[#question-1243868|said]]'' <blockquote> I've tried to search the net, and I found some solutions, one of them being going to config and find the mobi part and set it to '' True''. Everytime I do that, it changes itself back to false, I don't know how to fix it, and it is really annoying. </blockquote> Hello ERaavig, Just to make sure : after you changed the value of that preference, did you then close and restart Firefox, in order for the change to take effect ?
McCoy
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Separate issue :

Your system details show that you need to update your Adobe Flash Player - you're running an older version, which can cause problems. Would you please uninstall your current version and install the latest version, which is 32.0.0.101

Uninstaller : https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/uninstall-flash-player-windows.html

https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

Note : some 'extras' may be offered in the download.

Separate issue : Your system details show that you need to update your Adobe Flash Player - you're running an older version, which can cause problems. Would you please uninstall your current version and install the latest version, which is '''32.0.0.101''' Uninstaller : https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/uninstall-flash-player-windows.html https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ Note : some 'extras' may be offered in the download.
McCoy
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Would you please take a look at this article :

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/view-mobile-bookmarks-your-computer

This applies to an old version of Firefox. Your mobile bookmarks will be combined with your other bookmarks across devices.

Would you please take a look at this article : https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/view-mobile-bookmarks-your-computer ''This applies to an old version of Firefox. Your mobile bookmarks will be combined with your other bookmarks across devices.''

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Thanks, but I already knew where it should be. (:

The mobile bookmarks has been there, but it automatically reset to; false, in config. I've tried many times to change it, but it keeps doing it.

Thanks, but I already knew where it should be. (: The mobile bookmarks has been there, but it automatically reset to; false, in config. I've tried many times to change it, but it keeps doing it.
cor-el
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Do you have a mobile device connected and are you syncing bookmarks?

Firefox should set this pref automatically when there are items to show under the Mobile bookmarks folder.

Don't show the Mobile Bookmarks folders when Sync is active but not syncing with a mobile

You can open about:sync-log via the location bar to see if there is a recent error log available. You can upload a recent log if the log is too big to put in a reply.

Do you have a mobile device connected and are you syncing bookmarks? Firefox should set this pref automatically when there are items to show under the Mobile bookmarks folder. ''Don't show the Mobile Bookmarks folders when Sync is active but not syncing with a mobile'' You can open <b>about:sync-log</b> via the location bar to see if there is a recent error log available. You can upload a recent log if the log is too big to put in a reply. *https://pastebin.com/

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Hi guys,

Thanks for all your help, I honestly don't know which of them helped. I was about to check your solutions, and then they had reappeared. I did try to delete firefox on my phone, dunno if it was that.

On a side note, is it possible to find my old phone bookmarks from firefox? It didnt happend to save them when I reinstalled firefox on the phone. :(

But thanks a lot, and happy holidays!

Hi guys, Thanks for all your help, I honestly don't know which of them helped. I was about to check your solutions, and then they had reappeared. I did try to delete firefox on my phone, dunno if it was that. On a side note, is it possible to find my old phone bookmarks from firefox? It didnt happend to save them when I reinstalled firefox on the phone. :( But thanks a lot, and happy holidays!