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FF22 How do I get rid of the icons, to have only text, in my bookmarks toolbar?

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Just recently, for reasons unknown and not having done an upgrade, I now have both icons and text showing on my FF22 Bookmarks Menu – up till now it has been only text (my preference).

I have had until now – and continue to want – icons showing on my Navigation Toolbar, and text only on my Bookmarks Toolbar ... but I can't get this in 'Customise settings'.... which gives me this result:

'Text' - only text on both toolbars 'Icons' - icons on the Nav. T/B; icons+text on the Bookmarks T/B 'Icons + Text' - icons + text on both toolbars.

I see some advice on how to get rid of favicons/icons, but nothing helpful specifically about customing only the Bookmarks T/B to just text.

Thanks for any help anyone can provide.

– Allan

Modified by kiwiallan

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The Deiconizer extension you have been using is broken. It first broke in Firefox 20, but now it's really broken.

Please see this thread: How do I keep the icons out of my Bookmarks Toolbar (tried Bookmarks Deiconizer) even after downloading files?

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Add code to the userChrome.css file below the default @namespace line.

The customization files userChrome.css (interface) and userContent.css (websites) are located in the chrome folder in the Firefox profile folder.

@namespace url(""); /* only needed once */

#personal-bookmarks .bookmark-item .toolbarbutton-icon { display: none !important; }
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Thanks cor-el and jscher 2000.

Done – and the result is just as I had hoped for. Appreciate your prompt advice.

Modified by kiwiallan