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Bookmarks on 2 computers

I have 2 laptops of different vintage each with different bookmark sets. One is Win 7 with lots of bookmarks. The newer one is Win 10 with far fewer bookmarks. Can I cop… (read more)

I have 2 laptops of different vintage each with different bookmark sets. One is Win 7 with lots of bookmarks. The newer one is Win 10 with far fewer bookmarks. Can I copy old Win 7 laptop's bookmark folder(s) to newer Win 10 laptop, then somehow merge the 2 bookmark sets into one?

Asked by pilie 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 week ago

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Bookmarks

I'm on a Mac desktop. Favorite Bookmarks have stopped displaying in View > Toolbars > Bookmarks Toolbars (set either to Show All or Only Show on New Tab. I have ve… (read more)

I'm on a Mac desktop. Favorite Bookmarks have stopped displaying in View > Toolbars > Bookmarks Toolbars (set either to Show All or Only Show on New Tab. I have verified the favorites are still there in Bookmarks > Bookmarks Toolbar, but when View > Toolbars > Bookmarks Toolbars is opened it displays an empty bar.


/moved thread from Firefox for iOS (for iPhone/iPad) to Firefox (for desktop) section.

Asked by hdillon37 1 week ago

Answered by hdillon37 6 days ago

multi row toolbar

I would like more visible space for frequently used bookmarks. I find a single row not very workable after using Firefox for a couple of years. A provision for 2 or 3 ro… (read more)

I would like more visible space for frequently used bookmarks. I find a single row not very workable after using Firefox for a couple of years. A provision for 2 or 3 rows below the current single row would be very much appreciated. Having done some searching to see if this is currently possible I found that this seems to be of interest to many current uses of Firefox.

Is there a way to do this that I missed? Or what can be done to add this enhancement quickly?

Asked by JR 1 week ago

Last reply by jscher2000 6 days ago

bookmarks

recent iOS update to Catalina 10.15.7 resulted in deleting Firefox entirely. Just reloaded Firefox browser (which I prefer to Safari) but none of my bookmarks survived. C… (read more)

recent iOS update to Catalina 10.15.7 resulted in deleting Firefox entirely. Just reloaded Firefox browser (which I prefer to Safari) but none of my bookmarks survived. Can I restore them from some record of them within Firefox? or do I just have to recreate them all?

Asked by jmcveigh 1 week ago

Last reply by Bithiah 5 days ago

Cannot find older bookmark files and links after updating to newest revision and forced to create a new acct.

Was forced to create a new Firefox acct. Changed email address. Had to refresh to latest version and changed my email address. Now cannot find previous bookmarks, before … (read more)

Was forced to create a new Firefox acct. Changed email address. Had to refresh to latest version and changed my email address. Now cannot find previous bookmarks, before I had to update to latest version. Need help in finding all my bookmarks and import them to the new acct

Asked by jlongwell85 6 days ago

Last reply by andmagdo 6 days ago

loss of bookmarks

An auto update took place and I lost all my old firefox presentation, bookmarks, history and such. The firefox, I now have, has greatly damaged my military history rese… (read more)

An auto update took place and I lost all my old firefox presentation, bookmarks, history and such. The firefox, I now have, has greatly damaged my military history research and authorship of military history books.

Asked by ww11 6 days ago

Last reply by TNorth 6 days ago

Mobile Bookmarks folder not stored using 'Export bookmarks to HTML' (but JSON ok)

Firefox version: 95.0.1 x64 on Linux Mint 19.1, running in safe-mode As title says, the 'Mobile Bookmarks' folder synced from a Firefox Android aren't saved when exportin… (read more)

Firefox version: 95.0.1 x64 on Linux Mint 19.1, running in safe-mode

As title says, the 'Mobile Bookmarks' folder synced from a Firefox Android aren't saved when exporting the bookmarks to an HTML file. They ARE saved during 'Backup to a JSON' but HTML with 20,000 bookmarks is much easier to edit than a JSON (unless anyone has a handy and quick JSON editor recommendation?).

So bug, or notbug?

Asked by martin_mozillasupport 5 days ago

Can't access a site using firefox

I used to have 'Word Hippo' (an on-line thesaurus which I use daily) in my bookmarks, but it has gone and I can't access it on Firefox to re-install it. It is accessible … (read more)

I used to have 'Word Hippo' (an on-line thesaurus which I use daily) in my bookmarks, but it has gone and I can't access it on Firefox to re-install it. It is accessible on Chrome but not on Firefox which seem strange, and understandably it won't transfer from there into Firefox Bookmarks.

Asked by Pooh Bear 5 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 5 days ago

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Lost All My Bookmarks

Hi, I downloaded the new Firefox browser a couple of days ago and now I have lost all my bookmarks. Does Firefox have a recent backup that I can import? I clicked on 'Bo… (read more)

Hi,

I downloaded the new Firefox browser a couple of days ago and now I have lost all my bookmarks.

Does Firefox have a recent backup that I can import?

I clicked on 'Bookmarks', then 'Manage Bookmarks', select restore, but the bookmarks are from months ago.

Where are my current bookmarks?

Also, where is the bookmarks icon which was in the top right-hand corner, how do I access the bookmarks in this new version?


Kind regards,

Maria

Asked by Maria 5 days ago

Answered by cor-el 4 days ago

Firefox 96 under new clean load of Windows 10

Rebuilding my system after HD crash I need a way to restore my bookmarks from backup html file. FF96 only has import options for MS browsers. In the FF96 menu (upper ri… (read more)

Rebuilding my system after HD crash I need a way to restore my bookmarks from backup html file. FF96 only has import options for MS browsers. In the FF96 menu (upper right of window) there once was a "Manage Bookmarks" with pull down options. Can someone steer me to a solution to restore my old bookmarks??

Asked by ruffnekk1 4 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 4 days ago

Prevent sidebar close/changes

The Firefox Sidebar is a very nice feature that I use to provide favorite bookmarks to an non-computer-savvy elderly parent. Unfortunately many times the "X" in the upper… (read more)

The Firefox Sidebar is a very nice feature that I use to provide favorite bookmarks to an non-computer-savvy elderly parent. Unfortunately many times the "X" in the upper right of the sidebar is accidentally clicked which results in a phone call or remote login session to recover. It would be helpful if there was an option to "lock" the sidebar so it cannot be closed by an unsavvy user. In addition, it would be valuable if the sidebar lock prevented the user from collapsing/expanding (changing) the bookmark lists in the sidebar. Once they are "locked" (by a computer proficient person), no changes are allowed to the sidebar by a careless user.

Asked by outback20 4 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 4 days ago

Missing Bookmarks Bar after Import

I opened up Mozilla and noticed that my bookmarks bar was empty and can't figure out why my bookmarks are "gone" (but still registered by Firefox), or how to put them bac… (read more)

I opened up Mozilla and noticed that my bookmarks bar was empty and can't figure out why my bookmarks are "gone" (but still registered by Firefox), or how to put them back into my bookmarks bar. The only thing I can think of that might have caused this is that I accidentally clicked on the "Import bookmarks" button at some point during the last time I was using Firefox, but I'm not sure if that would cause my bookmarks to disappear.

Is there any way to restore my bookmarks bar?

Asked by BDF 4 days ago

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Bookmark toolbar sync is out of order

Hi, when I use Firefox on this machine, the bookmark sync doesn't work as expected. Instead of maintaining the order of the other devices' bookmark toolbar, it is orderin… (read more)

Hi, when I use Firefox on this machine, the bookmark sync doesn't work as expected. Instead of maintaining the order of the other devices' bookmark toolbar, it is ordering the non-folder bookmarks before the foldered bookmarks. How can I make it so the bookmark toolbar is the same across all devices? I have tried deleted places.sqlite and backupbookmarks folder.

OS: Debian 11

Thank you!

Asked by zanovis 4 days ago

Answered by zanovis 4 days ago

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Firefox Account Sync

I had to reset my password and now I can't sync any of my bookmarks. I need help. I had a ton of bookmarks and passwords saved and they won't sync up. Please help imme… (read more)

I had to reset my password and now I can't sync any of my bookmarks. I need help. I had a ton of bookmarks and passwords saved and they won't sync up. Please help immediately.

Asked by ringtrac 3 days ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 days ago

Mozilla recently updated and I have lost all my recent bookmarks?

Good afternoon, I recently updated my Mozilla Firefox and all my bookmarks where lost. I have tried everything online to recovery the recent bookmarks but I can only reco… (read more)

Good afternoon,

I recently updated my Mozilla Firefox and all my bookmarks where lost.

I have tried everything online to recovery the recent bookmarks but I can only recovery older ones or ones from safari which I do not really use anymore.

Can you please help me recovering my recent bookmarks?

Thank you

Warm regards Filip Sali (email removed from public)

Asked by filipsali 3 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 days ago

Bookmark toolbar not displaying the bookmarks in my manage bookmarks

Hello - I recently organized my bookmarks through "manage bookmarks" and it worked fine for a few days. Now, the organization I did does not show up on my bookmarks tool… (read more)

Hello -

I recently organized my bookmarks through "manage bookmarks" and it worked fine for a few days. Now, the organization I did does not show up on my bookmarks toolbar but it does show up when I click "manage bookmarks."

What's not syncing up? Any guidance is appreciated! Thank you!

Asked by gabisemora 3 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 days ago