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Bookmark consolidation

Firefox is my default browser. It’s bookmark manager is incredible! However, I have many Firefox (and other browser) exported files I need to consolidate. The Firefox boo… (read more)

Firefox is my default browser. It’s bookmark manager is incredible! However, I have many Firefox (and other browser) exported files I need to consolidate. The Firefox bookmark manager is so good I can drag and drop bookmarks from these other files into Firefox.

I want to consolidate these bookmarks using the Firefox bookmark engine, but not by interfering with the bookmarks currently in Firefox. Also, since this will take a while, I don’t want to export my current Firefox bookmarks; clean out my current bookmarks; and spend the next two weeks using other browsers while I employ Firefox to clean up my bookmark situation.

Three Questions 1) Can I bring up another/unique Firefox window (like an earlier version; a separate window; a second install that I can open/close separate from the install I’m using now) that I can scrub clean of all bookmarks use it to rebuild all my bookmarks by dragging/dropping bookmarks from my many saved .html bookmark files--WITHOUT MESSING WITH MY CURRENT BOOKMARKS? 2) Alternatively, is it possible to just install the Firefox bookmark engine, separate from the Firefox browser? 3) Also, is there a simple way to instruct Firefox’s bookmark manager to delete duplicate bookmarks?

Thanks

Asked by jar22jar 6 days ago

Moving and Deleting Bookmarks for 'Other Bookmarks'

Why won't the bookmark in 'Other BookMarks' go away when I 'move' it (drag and drop) to where I want it in my saved bookmark directories? This is a copy not a move and I… (read more)

Why won't the bookmark in 'Other BookMarks' go away when I 'move' it (drag and drop) to where I want it in my saved bookmark directories? This is a copy not a move and I want a move function.

Why can't I delete a BookMark from 'Other BookMarks' without the same bookmark getting deleted where I sorted it (there is a link that shouldn't be there).

both these issues make it impossible to manage 'Other Bookmarks' and keep it tidy and minimal

Asked by stevemarquis 5 days ago

Last reply by stevemarquis 4 days ago

No replies to "lost bookmarks & personal tabs after Firefox update"

Have had no reply to my question yesterday. I did ask the same about 6 days ago and had 2 replies but the replies have disappeared . How can I access those replies plea… (read more)

Have had no reply to my question yesterday. I did ask the same about 6 days ago and had 2 replies but the replies have disappeared . How can I access those replies please. Thankyou Philip

Asked by philipgperry 2 days ago

Last reply by philipgperry 1 day ago

Firefox Tags missing entirely from library

Using firefox 81.0.2 for a while now i've notiec that my library is missing a tags section entirely, so have no way to manage/browse by tags. I see Bookmarks See Pocket… (read more)

Using firefox 81.0.2 for a while now i've notiec that my library is missing a tags section entirely, so have no way to manage/browse by tags. I see Bookmarks See Pocket List downloads see synched tabs

but no tag option anywhere . i can edit bookmarks and add tags, but have no way to manage or view by tags.

Thanks for any help.

Asked by jesse11 3 days ago

Last reply by jesse11 1 day ago

Help!

I inadvertently created a duplicate of my Bookmarks Menu, the folder of which now resides at the bottom of my Bookmarks toolbar. I sometimes accidentally open it when th… (read more)

I inadvertently created a duplicate of my Bookmarks Menu, the folder of which now resides at the bottom of my Bookmarks toolbar. I sometimes accidentally open it when the original is already open, and that creates confusion. I'd like to simply delete the duplicate folder -- is there any way to do that?

Asked by davidsowd 18 hours ago

Last reply by davidsowd 4 hours ago

Create a desktop shortcut to a website - the advice given on this site does not work - Firefox 82 in Ubuntu 16.04

I'm using Firefox 82 in Ubuntu 16.04 and am unable to create a desktop shortcut to URLs in the same way as Chrome will do. The drag and drop method described here does no… (read more)

I'm using Firefox 82 in Ubuntu 16.04 and am unable to create a desktop shortcut to URLs in the same way as Chrome will do. The drag and drop method described here does not work, and creating a *.desktop file does not work either. Any suggestions please?

Asked by Gareth 3 hours ago

Problème d'importation des bookmarks en html

Hello. After a reinstallation of W10, I imported in Firefox the file "bookmarks.html" that I saved before this installation. Usually it works very well, but this time, th… (read more)

Hello. After a reinstallation of W10, I imported in Firefox the file "bookmarks.html" that I saved before this installation. Usually it works very well, but this time, there are no more bookmarks in my menu after the import than before ! It looks as there was nothing in my file Bookmarks.html, however I am sure that this file is complete because I verified it in Excel (.csv). What happens ?... Thank you by advance to the community ! Patrick

Asked by patmaub 1 week ago

Last reply by patmaub 5 days ago