X
Tap here to go to the mobile version of the site.
Your Firefox is out of date and may contain a security risk! Upgrade Firefox

Support Forum

How to show in the Library the path of a bookmark in a search result ?

Posted

Sometimes I search by words in the Library (bookmark manager) to find something related to something I'm reading, mostly because I wish to add the page I'm reading to the same folder as an older bookmark. When I click on a search result, on the bottom panel, I can see many infos, but not the folder(s)/path(s) where I decided to put it. How can I know that please in an easy way please ? I've looked for addons, but didn't find one...

Additional System Details

Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.2 r202
  • The IcedTea-Web Plugin executes Java applets.
  • Google Talk Plugin Video Accelerator version:0.1.44.23
  • Version: 3.10.2.0
  • This plug-in detects the presence of iTunes when opening iTunes Store URLs in a web page with Firefox.
  • The Totem 3.0.1 plugin handles video and audio streams.
  • DivX Web Player version 1.4.0.233

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Ubuntu; Linux x86_64; rv:18.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/18.0

More Information

cor-el
  • Top 10 Contributor
  • Moderator
10753 solutions 96760 answers

Chosen Solution

See these extensions:

John99
  • Top 25 Contributor
  • Moderator
622 solutions 8019 answers

Helpful Reply

That is one failing of the Firefox library.

The quickest solution is to open the bookmark to find out.

IIRC There are addons that will help. I will look and see what I can find

Question owner

Perfect ! I don't know why I didn't find them on the addon web site with keywords "bookmark and folder". A way to show it and filter search result a la Finder of OSX is still my dream ;-)

philipp
  • Top 10 Contributor
  • Moderator
2043 solutions 8894 answers

for such feature requests it's best to use https://input.mozilla.org/feedback - maybe it will get picked up ;-)

Kewpie60 0 solutions 4 answers

Go Parent Folder: https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/addon/go-parent-folder/ was a helpful addon, but it does not give the path to a Bookmark. One still has to search through the folder structure to locate a Bookmark's home.