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Bookmark option and other permission pop-up didn't exist.

I am using the Developer Edition of Firefox and this problems occur when I noticed that the permission pop-up didn't contain all of the information it was supposed to say… (read more)

I am using the Developer Edition of Firefox and this problems occur when I noticed that the permission pop-up didn't contain all of the information it was supposed to say. This problem also happens when I wanted to bookmark something in the browser itself.

I have installed quite a few extension and some of them also experience the same problem :

  • React Developer Tools (affected)
  • Multi-Account Containers (not affected)
  • AdBlock (not affected)
  • Password Manager (not affected)
  • Tab Session Manager (not affected)

I think this is a bug on Firefox end and I would like it to be fixed as soon as possible. Thank you very much.

Asked by Fadhli890 3 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 hour ago

Having troule bookmarking in one of the windows of firefox

I have a few windows of firefox containing many tabs which I have bookmarked, However, One of the windows, When I press Ctrl +Shift+ D, in order to save all the tabs in… (read more)

I have a few windows of firefox containing many tabs which I have bookmarked, However, One of the windows, When I press Ctrl +Shift+ D, in order to save all the tabs into bookmark, This leads to a unexpected behavior, here is a screenshot that can depict very well on whats occurring.

The expected output of it would include NAME and folder input on the dialog box, That doesn't appear to be the case.

Asked by mk 1 hour ago

Bookmark Folder Icons

Hello, I have recently purchased a new laptop computer as my old one crashed. It is running Windows 10 which is new and unfamiliar to me. I am also using Firefox V85 as m… (read more)

Hello, I have recently purchased a new laptop computer as my old one crashed. It is running Windows 10 which is new and unfamiliar to me. I am also using Firefox V85 as my default browser. In building my new bookmarks folder list I found the folder icons are coloured a nasty shade of grey. However, running Firefox on older operating systems (eg XP or Windows 8.1) the folders are a pleasing yellow colour. I have exhausted myself trawling the web, Youtube, and the Firefox help topics in trying to find a way to change the folder icon colour, but with no sucess. Please accept my apologies as I suspect that this question will have been asked before, but I cannot find any references to it. If anyone knows how to do this, please be aware that, whilst I am literate, I don't necessarily understand arcane computer terminology so I would welcome a simple key stroke by key stroke walk through. If there is a fix, it needs to work in both the Toolbar and the Sidebar. Many Thanks Chris

Asked by Chris 3 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 4 hours ago

Bookmark tool bar

I have quite a number of bookmarks which i have imported into FF. Unfortunately, i cannot find a way of adding more than one row of bookmarks in the tool bar. Is there an… (read more)

I have quite a number of bookmarks which i have imported into FF. Unfortunately, i cannot find a way of adding more than one row of bookmarks in the tool bar. Is there an addon that will allow this? as i do not like the dropdown at the end of the toolbar. Please see pic for requirement. Thanks in advance.

Asked by steffjay 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 9 hours ago

bookmarkssymbolics restore

Use the current FF version 88.0.1 - Question about the bookmarks toolbar: After the FF repair are the icons largely anonymized? They work fine - I'm just missing the typ… (read more)

Use the current FF version 88.0.1 - Question about the bookmarks toolbar:

After the FF repair are the icons largely anonymized? They work fine - I'm just missing the typical website icon. For example the four-color ebay license plate. - How can I update the anonymous trademarks ??? 

Firefox-Sync is activated, but I've got no changes to the bookmarks-icons. Thanks for the tip ...

Asked by geerd 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 23 hours ago

Bookmarks messed up

Searching for bookmarks that disappeared, I discovered that my bookmarks are badly messed up. There appears to be two tiers of bookmarks (see image), and I have no idea h… (read more)

Searching for bookmarks that disappeared, I discovered that my bookmarks are badly messed up. There appears to be two tiers of bookmarks (see image), and I have no idea how it got that way. Is there any way I can merge the 2nd tier back to the main tier? Running latest FF ESR version, Win10PRO 64 bit. Thanks....

Asked by btuv25 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Page action missing & address bar dropdown sites.

Page action dots are missing even after I refreshed FF. Win 10 I believe refreshing FF is a bad solution because there is little notice it will wipe your settings out. H… (read more)

Page action dots are missing even after I refreshed FF. Win 10 I believe refreshing FF is a bad solution because there is little notice it will wipe your settings out.

How can I open a new window when clinking a site in the dropdown from the address bar? Can I edit the sites in the address bar dropdown?

Thx, Tekkie

Asked by Tekkie 1 day ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

Missing the bookmark, file, history ect.

Hi, I have lost the "file, edit, history, bookmark ect" I have tried to resolve this myself but all the help on the forum starts with click on the "3 vertical bars" I do … (read more)

Hi, I have lost the "file, edit, history, bookmark ect" I have tried to resolve this myself but all the help on the forum starts with click on the "3 vertical bars" I do not have this option, all I have is 3 dots which directs to "settings" which offers no help for the bookmark toolbar ? I have trolled the FF help pages but they all say the same thing to start with the "3 bar" icon. Any help would be greatly appreciated as I've been using FF for 9yrs and have had no problems at all. Thankyou in advance.

Asked by Kim26 4 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 day ago

Any way to restore sync'd bookmarks which came from an Android device to a Windows Desktop?

Okay so last year I built myself a new desktop PC around August 2020. I was using an Android smartphone prior to that and had some bookmarks on it I wanted to transfer to… (read more)

Okay so last year I built myself a new desktop PC around August 2020. I was using an Android smartphone prior to that and had some bookmarks on it I wanted to transfer to the desktop. I mistakenly thought it would simply 'absorb' those Android bookmarks into the bookmark collection I already had on this new desktop, but after using sync, it straight up removed the desktop bookmarks that were there and replaced them with the android ones exclusively. Another neat little 'feature' is how the bookmarks were also completely erased from the Android device after this.

So once that happened, I restored my old desktop bookmarks, but then the bookmarks that were imported from the Sync from the android were now gone. My question is this: are those sync'd android bookmarks actually anywhere at all, like did Firefox automatically archive them somewhere just in case, or are they just lost completely? Thanks.

Asked by Houseside 1 day ago

Old deleted bookmarks keep re-appearing

Suddenly I have very old, deleted bookmarks reappearing in my bookmarks folders. I have to manually re-delete each one individually only to have them all reappear the nex… (read more)

Suddenly I have very old, deleted bookmarks reappearing in my bookmarks folders. I have to manually re-delete each one individually only to have them all reappear the next time I open Firefox. This has to end. What has Mozilla done? Another thought- if Mozilla does not keep any of our info how are bookmarks that have been deleted for more than 2 years deleted reappearing?

Asked by willban1 3 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 days ago

Bookmarks not showing properly

I recently tried to tidy up my browser bookmarks using 'manage bookmarks' and reordered them and removed several duplicates. The tree structure in the library looks kind-… (read more)

I recently tried to tidy up my browser bookmarks using 'manage bookmarks' and reordered them and removed several duplicates. The tree structure in the library looks kind-of weird too, as some directories such as 'bookmarks toolbar' appear 3 or 4 times, sometimes nested within itself.

After I had finished reorganising I exited and went to one of the directories on the bookmarks toolbar, but it is still showing all the old and duplicated bookmarks and none of the more recent ones.

What is happening, and is there anything I can do to fix it?

Asked by LornaJ2 4 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 4 days ago

bookmarks

before the new update when i would click on my bookmarks icon the bookmark menu was my default, now i have to take 3 steps or so to get to it. is there a way to make it a… (read more)

before the new update when i would click on my bookmarks icon the bookmark menu was my default, now i have to take 3 steps or so to get to it. is there a way to make it appear when i click the bookmark icon that the bookmark menu will automatically appear?

Asked by rogersj07 5 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 5 days ago

Lost all my firefox book marks.

I really hope someone can help. I'm on a macbook Air and kept getting a Widevine cdm plugin crash error message coming up. Some help online said I should move my profil… (read more)

I really hope someone can help. I'm on a macbook Air and kept getting a Widevine cdm plugin crash error message coming up. Some help online said I should move my profile folder onto my desktop and this would solve the problem. I did this and now upon opening firefox browser all my bookmarks have gone and I seem to have a new firefox browser as is never used. I have no gone back into 'About Profiles' and have two directories 'local' and 'root' listed. I have no idea how to restore my old firefox browser and bookmarks. Help!

Asked by melanie9 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 5 days ago

Lost Bookmarks after password reset

I had my hard drive replaced. I tried to sign in to fire fox but didn't remember my password.So i did a password reset. I didn't know that action would erase all of my sa… (read more)

I had my hard drive replaced. I tried to sign in to fire fox but didn't remember my password.So i did a password reset. I didn't know that action would erase all of my saved bookmarks. I've tried to do a restore but there is no past date to restore to.

Asked by chrizzoclark 5 days ago

Bookmarks toolbar organization

I have used the bookmarks toolbar (windows pc) for years. Recently, when I open the browser my bookmarks revert to an alphabetical order. For example, I have the Wall S… (read more)

I have used the bookmarks toolbar (windows pc) for years. Recently, when I open the browser my bookmarks revert to an alphabetical order. For example, I have the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) as my first bookmark but now it is buried at very end. How do I save the customized order of the bookmarks?

Asked by steenth 2 weeks ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 6 days ago

syncing problem

I've tried all the steps necessary to sync my mobile phone to my desktop. And nothing is working. Does anybody know what to do? My mobile bookmarks don't show up on my de… (read more)

I've tried all the steps necessary to sync my mobile phone to my desktop. And nothing is working. Does anybody know what to do? My mobile bookmarks don't show up on my desktop and I have a lot of them. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.

Asked by hntrmertz695 1 week ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 week ago