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A folder in Bookmarks disappeared AGAIN!

A folder in Bookmarks disappeared AGAIN! This is ridiculous. Every now and then Firefox loses a Bookmark folder. To make matters worse, I can waste a lot of time trying t… (read more)

A folder in Bookmarks disappeared AGAIN! This is ridiculous. Every now and then Firefox loses a Bookmark folder. To make matters worse, I can waste a lot of time trying to find it and get no where. I have better things to do than trying to find lost Bookmark folders! How can I easily find the very important Bookmark folder quickly? Undo does not help.

Asked by Wayne Carpenter 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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How to find the folder containing a bookmark

I can easily find a bookmark by searching in the Library "All bookmarks" window. However, I cannot figure out how to see folder that contains that bookmark. In Safari the… (read more)

I can easily find a bookmark by searching in the Library "All bookmarks" window. However, I cannot figure out how to see folder that contains that bookmark. In Safari there an optional column for folder and you can then right-click and get an option to open the folder.

Is there a way to do this in Firefox?

-louie

Asked by Louie S 2 years ago

Last reply by eberger5 1 year ago

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Firefox

Since reinstalling Windows, I can no longer change my bookmarks in the order I want. Every time I try to put the bookmarks in order, the links jump back to a different po… (read more)

Since reinstalling Windows, I can no longer change my bookmarks in the order I want. Every time I try to put the bookmarks in order, the links jump back to a different position. However, not in an alphabetical order, but according to my own rules, completely confused. So I have to look for everything now. What can trigger something like that?

Asked by bevalde 1 year ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 1 year ago

the Bookmarks have a wide distance when listed.

Hello dear Nerds With the last update the Bookmarks have a wide distance when listed. Too wide! I have to scroll down endlessly to find things. Before they were neatly na… (read more)

Hello dear Nerds

With the last update the Bookmarks have a wide distance when listed. Too wide! I have to scroll down endlessly to find things. Before they were neatly narrow and you could see twice as much. Kindly repair this next time please. Or can I do this? Best Ursula Zürich

Asked by Ulla 5 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 months ago

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I cant find bookmarks after reinstalling Win 10. WHere did bookmarks go if FIREFOX was deleted as result of reinstallation?

Earlier today I had to reinstall win 10 to fix performance issues as I was unable to identify issues occuring. I have fixed the issues. But as result FIREFOX App was re… (read more)

Earlier today I had to reinstall win 10 to fix performance issues as I was unable to identify issues occuring. I have fixed the issues. But as result FIREFOX App was removed. And through this process all bookmarks and settings appear to have been lost also. I have attempted to import and or locate bookmarks but the only thing which appears is NEWER INSTALLATION. Is there a way to find all bookmarks from previous FIREFOX used? Please help?

Asked by sureyeah 2 years ago

Last reply by dreamteamkontent 1 year ago

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Missing favicons

Some sites are missing favicons making the toolbar useless if I have to use text to identify them. I quit using FF because of this about a year ago as all the solutions o… (read more)

Some sites are missing favicons making the toolbar useless if I have to use text to identify them. I quit using FF because of this about a year ago as all the solutions on here did not work. Seems as though FF could fix this internally as it is not a problem on Chrome, IE, Edge or any other browser I have used. Why can't FF fix what seems to be very simple problem? Came back and it is still a problem. Again all the listed fixes that I have to initiate, have not worked. Why can't FF fix this through an update. I am not the only one who has this issue and it is exclusively a FF problem. Not a computer expert but this seems to be a VERY easy fix via updates especially since it has been an issue for literally years. Don't want to go back to Chrome as I like all that FF stands for, but... Thanks for reading

Asked by mwagner13 1 year ago

Last reply by PSL-MN 1 year ago

Restore bookmark folders

Hello, I followed the steps in order to be able to restore the bookmark folders, I found the latest backup, but when I do that nothing changes. Please advise Thank you El… (read more)

Hello,

I followed the steps in order to be able to restore the bookmark folders, I found the latest backup, but when I do that nothing changes. Please advise Thank you Eleni

Asked by elenibol 2 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 2 months ago

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Some favicons do not appear in bookmarks toolbar

I have returned to Firefox after a long hiatus. I imported my bookmarks from Chrome and recreated the bookmarks toolbar. After clicking on each one, most of them populat… (read more)

I have returned to Firefox after a long hiatus. I imported my bookmarks from Chrome and recreated the bookmarks toolbar. After clicking on each one, most of them populate with their favicon, but a few do not. Any idea why? The icons do appear on the tab. This is a brand new installation so I can't imagine that clearing the cache would help.

Asked by phdarch 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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The bookmarks sidebar works fine when I tick to view it in Bookmarking Tools, but not the toolbar. I'm on Linux Mint.

I've followed all the advice I can find which typically tells me how to access the bookmarks toolbar menu, and to tick it. It seems like something other than that as, lik… (read more)

I've followed all the advice I can find which typically tells me how to access the bookmarks toolbar menu, and to tick it. It seems like something other than that as, like I say, the sidebar work just fine, but not the toolbar. I'd love to get this fixed!

Asked by estif69 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 year ago

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No Browser History Being Retained

Hello, Having the same issue with a new Win 10 Pro that I just bought and having same issue as before that I had for a long time and gave up. Firefox still does not reta… (read more)

Hello,

Having the same issue with a new Win 10 Pro that I just bought and having same issue as before that I had for a long time and gave up. Firefox still does not retain my browser history. Perplexed.

Thanks in advance for any fix. I'm using FF 73.0

Steven

Asked by StevenB 1 year ago

Last reply by user1321319 1 year ago

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No option to remove Other Bookmarks on bookmaks toolbar?

Hi I have version 86.0 (64-bit) on Windows 10 2004. My issues is that there is supposed to be a right click menu option to remove the new Other Bookmarks folder form the… (read more)

Hi I have version 86.0 (64-bit) on Windows 10 2004. My issues is that there is supposed to be a right click menu option to remove the new Other Bookmarks folder form the bookmarks toolbar but I do not have that option.

My username on reddit is tharmalzombie and I asked that and the community provided a few things to try sadly no solution provided worked.

https://www.reddit.com/r/firefox/comments/m1srn2/how_do_i_remove_other_bookmarks_folder_from/

Another thing I tried not mentioned in the reddit post was to restart firefox in safe mode with addons disabled this did not help either.

I am not the only one with this issue as another user commented with same problem so there must be others.

Thanks for the reply.

Asked by Thermalzombie 10 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 10 months ago

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Trouble with Bookmarks

Ever since I deleted my history, Bookmarks will not allow me to bookmark a page. When I click "Bookmark this page," nothing happens. The Star in the address bar is not hi… (read more)

Ever since I deleted my history, Bookmarks will not allow me to bookmark a page. When I click "Bookmark this page," nothing happens. The Star in the address bar is not highlighted and when I click it, it doesn't respond. When I checked my Preferences, everything is setup correctly. I don't know how long this has been happening, but I noticed it the other day. I have refreshed Firefox, and it didn't help. I have the newest version of Firefox. I only mention the deleting history in the beginning of the post for context. Thanks.

Asked by phillip.zonkel 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Import of bookmarks in Firefox after machine restart

I had to delete the content on my computer and restart. All my Firefox bookmarks are deleted and I wonder if its possible to get them back. I did probably not have a fire… (read more)

I had to delete the content on my computer and restart. All my Firefox bookmarks are deleted and I wonder if its possible to get them back. I did probably not have a firefox account. But all bookmarks are saved on my computer in a folder. Thank you for helping. Regards Magne

Asked by eriksenmagne 11 months ago

Last reply by FredMcD 11 months ago

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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 8 months ago

Last reply by jscher2000 8 months ago

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Bookmarks Toolbar

How can I put bookmarks in the toolbar at the top where it used to be? When I bookmark to the toolbar I can omly find them by clicking Bookmarks and clicking on toolbar i… (read more)

How can I put bookmarks in the toolbar at the top where it used to be? When I bookmark to the toolbar I can omly find them by clicking Bookmarks and clicking on toolbar in the drop down.

Asked by marti1owl 8 months ago

Last reply by cor-el 4 months ago

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Just-added bookmark editor doesn't show up

In previous versions of Firefox I had the option to edit the URL of a bookmark right after creating a bookmark with Ctrl-D. Now, I get the bookmark dialog as in the attac… (read more)

In previous versions of Firefox I had the option to edit the URL of a bookmark right after creating a bookmark with Ctrl-D. Now, I get the bookmark dialog as in the attached image.

And although that [v] is ticked for the option "Show editor when saving", I see no editor showing up. Above all, I wish I'd be able to edit the URL of a bookmark I just added.

Asked by doronbehar 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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firefox 82.0.2 I cannot export bookmarks

Hi all I am running firefox 82.0.2 and I cannot export my bookmarks to html When I take the jon file and check it on another browser many bookmarks are missing like a lot… (read more)

Hi all

I am running firefox 82.0.2 and I cannot export my bookmarks to html

When I take the jon file and check it on another browser many bookmarks are missing like a lot

Is there a tool I can use that will export my bookmark -- so the job gets done and I will remove my current version of firefox

Thank you all

Asked by Jesus 1 year ago

Last reply by FredMcD 11 months ago

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cannot delete bookmarks from firefox

Hi, I am running the latest Firefox (70.01). I am unable to delete any bookmarks from either the bookmark dropdown tab, the library window or the view history etc tab. Us… (read more)

Hi, I am running the latest Firefox (70.01). I am unable to delete any bookmarks from either the bookmark dropdown tab, the library window or the view history etc tab. Using Win 10 x64. None of the suggestions I have read seem to work in deleting any bookmarks. Any advice appreciated.

Asked by jazzman74 2 years ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago

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How do I alphabetize my folders in Bookmarks Menu seperately from non foldered addresses

My bookmarks menu has folders and individual websites. I want to alphabetize the folders separately from the individual sites. When I followed "sort" it sorted the indivi… (read more)

My bookmarks menu has folders and individual websites. I want to alphabetize the folders separately from the individual sites. When I followed "sort" it sorted the individual sites with the folders. It also did not save to my sidebar. Thank you

Asked by EDDIE 1 year ago

Last reply by trickrun1 1 year ago

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Bookmark menu

Is there anyway to restore the format (compactness) of the Bookmark Menus without setting the Automatic Updates to not automatically update and then downloading the 88.0.… (read more)

Is there anyway to restore the format (compactness) of the Bookmark Menus without setting the Automatic Updates to not automatically update and then downloading the 88.0.1 version? I hate to not have the Automatic Updates, for obvious reasons, but don't want to use the double space of the Bookmarks even more.

Asked by mnt1cabin 7 months ago

Last reply by foxyjm 5 months ago