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How do I get my single spaced sidebar bookmarks back to single spacing with writing code.

Version 63 just changed my sidebar bookmark menu to double spacing. How do I get back the single spacing? I don't do coding so hopefully there is a menu adjustment I … (read more)

Version 63 just changed my sidebar bookmark menu to double spacing. How do I get back the single spacing? I don't do coding so hopefully there is a menu adjustment I can make somewhere.

Asked by countryboy 2 years ago

Answered by countryboy 2 years ago

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Why Is There Increased Leading Between Bookmarks in Firefox 63.0?

I just installed Firefox 63.0 and discovered that the leading (inter-line space) between Bookmarks items has been increased. Was this intentional? I find it an annoyance … (read more)

I just installed Firefox 63.0 and discovered that the leading (inter-line space) between Bookmarks items has been increased.

Was this intentional? I find it an annoyance because I now have to scroll down more to see lists that easily fit on the screen vertically before. And the change adds nothing to readability.

Asked by K in NC 2 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 years ago

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How decrease spacing between lines in Bookmarks Library

This solution not help me. Windows 7 @namespace url(http://www.mozilla.org/keymaster/gatekeeper/there.is.only.xul); .sidebar-placesTree treechildren::-moz-tree-row { he… (read more)

This solution not help me. Windows 7


@namespace url(http://www.mozilla.org/keymaster/gatekeeper/there.is.only.xul); .sidebar-placesTree treechildren::-moz-tree-row {

 height: 1.3em !important;
 border-width: 1px !important;

}

Asked by 12sunflowers 2 years ago

Answered by cor-el 2 years ago

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Saving bookmarks automatically goes to Other Bookmarks folder

I don't know what changed, but in the last 2-3 days, when I bookmark a page, it automatically gets sent to the "Other Bookmarks" folder. IT DIDN'T USED TO DO THIS. Normal… (read more)

I don't know what changed, but in the last 2-3 days, when I bookmark a page, it automatically gets sent to the "Other Bookmarks" folder. IT DIDN'T USED TO DO THIS. Normally a small popup shows where I can specify the folder, bookmark name, and tags. Now I have to select command-D again, where it now says "Edit this bookmark", and change the location to where I wanted it in the first place. EXTREMELY ANNOYING.

I haven't done any FF updates, added any extensions, or messed with any system or css files.

Any thoughts on how this changed, or what I can do to fix? I briefly tried the "Default Bookmark Folder" add-on, but it doesn't help. Running FF 63.0.1 on a Mac

Thanks in advance

Asked by Greg Holdsworth 2 years ago

Answered by parkside 2 years ago

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my bookmarks drop down goes out of my screen range such that , I'm unable to create a new folder to add that bookmark to.

The bookmarks drop-down drops below my screen and i'm unable to access the buttons below which are needed to create a new folder to add that bookmark to. I have attached… (read more)

The bookmarks drop-down drops below my screen and i'm unable to access the buttons below which are needed to create a new folder to add that bookmark to. I have attached a screenshot image to look at.

Asked by a_raghavendra 2 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 years ago

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When bookmarking a page it automatically saves but offers no options

Hi, Until the last few days, when bookmarking a page I was always offered the choice of where it should be stored. Now, when I click "Bookmark this page" it saves it stra… (read more)

Hi,

Until the last few days, when bookmarking a page I was always offered the choice of where it should be stored.

Now, when I click "Bookmark this page" it saves it straight away and I must then go to "Edit this bookmark" to change its location.

Can anyone help with this please ?

Thank you.

Asked by IanGreen 2 years ago

Answered by Scribe 2 years ago

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"New Bookmark" panel too big; any user-side way to size it down?

In one of the recent Firefox updates, the "New Bookmark" panel that appears when you click the star on the location bar seems to have got a new "preview" feature that sho… (read more)

In one of the recent Firefox updates, the "New Bookmark" panel that appears when you click the star on the location bar seems to have got a new "preview" feature that shows a snippet of the website. Fancy, but it takes valuable screen space. Especially after expanding the folder menu; then the whole bottom part with the "done" button goes invisible if you have a smallish screen.

Is there a way to turn off the preview feature (through about:config perhaps)?

Asked by Esoppe 3 years ago

Answered by cor-el 3 years ago

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How do I get rid of this noxious new bookmark stuff and get my oldsimple controlC back?

With an update to Firefox, I now get a little picture above the bookmark data. This takes up too much room on my small laptop. I want the old, simple format when I hit C… (read more)

With an update to Firefox, I now get a little picture above the bookmark data. This takes up too much room on my small laptop. I want the old, simple format when I hit ControlD.

Asked by testor1 3 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 3 years ago

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When bookmarking a page, I can't get the complete list of bookmark folders to dropdown in order to select any folder in which to bookmark page.

firefox quantum 60.7.0 on windows 10. When I try to save a bookmark, the drop down list of folders only shows 5 folders. I have dozens. I tried to open it in safe mode… (read more)

firefox quantum 60.7.0 on windows 10. When I try to save a bookmark, the drop down list of folders only shows 5 folders. I have dozens. I tried to open it in safe mode (no addons), but the behavior is the same. I have not lost the bookmarks. when I click the bookmarks menu item, they are all still there.

thanks, Brian

Asked by brianh2 2 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 years ago

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How to get bookmarks out of the bookmarks toolbar?

Hi Guys, I migrated my bookmarks over from one Firefox browser to a new machine. I have all the bookmarks saved in a Bookmarks toolbar folder and they are all there but … (read more)

Hi Guys,

I migrated my bookmarks over from one Firefox browser to a new machine. I have all the bookmarks saved in a Bookmarks toolbar folder and they are all there but I cannot figure out how to get them all out of the toolbar folder and on the bar individually?

At present they are in the folder on the toolbar space of the main browser. Previously I had a number of bookmarks showing across the browser and then the rest were listed below on the far right when you hover over it.

I would like to have it in that format again but cannot see how to do it! When I right click I get these options:

Open all in tabs New Bookmark New folder New separator Cut Copy Delete Sort by name Properties

I cannot see which would drag them all out nor can I use left click (showing them all) then right to drag them all out!

Hopefully someone can help sort this thanks.

Asked by chuckitdown 3 years ago

Last reply by Shadow110 3 years ago

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Terrible bookmarks interface in 65.0 (for viewing recent bookmarks)

After Firefox updated to 65.0 it became terrible to use bookmarks. There are 3 ways to access them (sidebar, library->bookmarks, bookmarks item on toolbar), but all of… (read more)

After Firefox updated to 65.0 it became terrible to use bookmarks. There are 3 ways to access them (sidebar, library->bookmarks, bookmarks item on toolbar), but all of them are inconvenient and time consuming. What was better in previous version? You only need to CTRL+B and choose one of the recent bookmarks which appeared on sidebar. But now to access recent bookmarks the shortest way is to go to library->bookmarks, which is more time-consuming. Another way to access, e.g. 15th recently bookmarked bookmark, is to go CTRL+B, expand "Other Bookmarks", and scroll whole list of bookmarks down. So why this list isn't sorted upside down by default to access recent bookmarks faster?

Asked by foxlover2 2 years ago

Last reply by TyDraniu 2 years ago

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When I click on the bookmark star to bookmark a page I no longer get the drop down option that shows my folders.

This changed several days ago. Now when I click the star I only get the option to bookmark under "other bookmarks", "toolbar", or "bookmarks menu". Previously I could c… (read more)

This changed several days ago. Now when I click the star I only get the option to bookmark under "other bookmarks", "toolbar", or "bookmarks menu". Previously I could click on one of my bookmark folders to place the bookmarked page there.

Asked by tomtoren 3 years ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 years ago

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Bookmarks and folders in Firefox 62

I have found the bookmark feature much different when I went to Firefox 62.0. Maybe it happen earlier, but that is when I noticed. The old method was much more intuitiv… (read more)

I have found the bookmark feature much different when I went to Firefox 62.0. Maybe it happen earlier, but that is when I noticed. The old method was much more intuitive. I have figured out the new method by clicking on choose which then opened up my folders , but why change something that has been in place for decades? People are use to seeing their folders without clicking on choose. Now I will get a half dozen others asking me about bookmarks. I would at least thought somewhere there was a fact sheet with warning of basic operational changes without a whole lot of detail technical jargon that most users wouldn't understand or care about. Then what purpose did that change make to the overall functionally? If none, it shouldn't have been made.

Thanks, I feel better now.

Jerry

Asked by Jer 3 years ago

Answered by cor-el 3 years ago

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how do i add a new bookmark to an established bookmarks folder

Before Quantum, when I bookmarked a page, the bookmarks 'choose' would bring up a list to chose from. Such as 'menus', 'recipes', 'political', medical, 'computer' and a … (read more)

Before Quantum, when I bookmarked a page, the bookmarks 'choose' would bring up a list to chose from. Such as 'menus', 'recipes', 'political', medical, 'computer' and a few others that I use the most. Now, it's only the basic Bookmarks toolbar', Toolbar Menu', 'Other toolbar' and 'Choose'. Now, when I click 'Choose', it only brings up 'Other bookmarks'. Below that, 'Folder'. I don't want to make a 'new' folder as I already have those folders in my bookmarks. I hope I'm explaining this OK and that someone can help me with this.

Asked by sonnyboy1 2 years ago

Last reply by sonnyboy1 2 years ago

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Linespacing of Entries in Bookmarks Library

Hi All, Don't know how or when it changed, but the "line spacing" of the entries in my bookmarks library window have changed. I would like the leading/line spacing smalle… (read more)

Hi All,

Don't know how or when it changed, but the "line spacing" of the entries in my bookmarks library window have changed. I would like the leading/line spacing smaller. I can live with it as is, but it was different before. See attached image for exact location.

I've already set up a userChrome.css file. Using FF 63.0 on a Mac.

Thanks in advance.

Asked by Greg Holdsworth 2 years ago

Last reply by Greg Holdsworth 2 years ago

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Why the HELL are new bookmarks defaulting to 'Other Bookmarks?'

I'm not the only one with this problem, but it look like no one is bothering to fix it. Yes, I know there's external plug-in to patch the problem, but how did it get in t… (read more)

I'm not the only one with this problem, but it look like no one is bothering to fix it. Yes, I know there's external plug-in to patch the problem, but how did it get in there in the first place!!

Time to fix it, guys!

Asked by cyclonecomputer 2 years ago

Last reply by cyclonecomputer 2 years ago

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PLEASE!!! give us an OPTION in the new bookmark pop-up to SHOW/NOT SHOW the thumbnail !!!!!!!

From reading others' questions I know I am not the only one who is truly aggravated by this change !!! WHY, when bookmarking a page, can't we have an option to Show/ … (read more)

From reading others' questions I know I am not the only one who is truly aggravated by this change !!!

WHY, when bookmarking a page, can't we have an option to Show/ Not show the thumbnail of the SAME PAGE we are looking at ??? A repeat of the exact same page is a huge annoyance for me. I sure wish I could go back to the previous format, that appears when I click the star to bookmark a page.

I do a short edit to the title of most bookmarks I create. I arrange almost all of my dozens of bookmarks bookmarks by date/time. NOW, the new format HUGE BOX covers up information I need on the underlying page to edit the bookmark name !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! which means I have to remember date/time information , add it to the bookmark, click out of the bookmark to make sure I haven't made an error and then check the bookmark again to make sure what I added is correct. A HUGE time waster!!

PLEASE, PLEASE include an option to SHOW / NOT SHOW the thumbnail !!!!

Asked by timestreasures 3 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 years ago

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Bookmarks Library suddenly showing an 'edit bookmark' option which obscures the bottom half of the screen: how do I get rid of it?

Firefox Quantum 62 (64 bit). The library was showing Bookmarks normally, when the cursor must have caught something as it moved across the screen. Now a large 'edit' pa… (read more)

Firefox Quantum 62 (64 bit). The library was showing Bookmarks normally, when the cursor must have caught something as it moved across the screen. Now a large 'edit' pane appears in the bottom half of the screen (see image) and I cannot find any button or menu item to remove it. It is also there on the History and Download pages. How do I send it away, and what would have made it appear?

Asked by 3142 3 years ago

Last reply by cor-el 3 years ago

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How do I fix this -- when I try to bookmark something, only a few of my folders show to choose from?

Firefox updated and now my bookmarks are wonky. I can't edit existing ones and when I create a new one and hit "choose" to select a folder to put it in, only a half dozen… (read more)

Firefox updated and now my bookmarks are wonky. I can't edit existing ones and when I create a new one and hit "choose" to select a folder to put it in, only a half dozen of my folders show up. I have something like thirty folders! Where are they? And how do I get them to show up again?

Asked by KathyRa 3 years ago

Answered by the-edmeister 3 years ago