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How do I remove duplicate bookmarks from History?

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Firefox History bookmarks keep cloning! Every time I click on one, the next time the same one is duplicated. I am using a Mac (OSX 5.8) Nothing I tried (Help community) works. Is there an easy solution? Someone please say yes!

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jscher2000
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Not related to your question, but have you considered upgrading to Firefox 16 (last version available for MacOSX 10.5)?

Where is the duplication appearing: among your bookmarks or in history or in the address bar autocomplete list or on the "new tab" thumbnails page, etc.?

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In History, when I open Firefox. Also,thanks for the heads up about Firefox 16

cor-el
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Problems with bookmarks and history not working properly can be caused by a corrupted places.sqlite database file.

You can check for problems with the places.sqlite database file in the Firefox Profile Folder.