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Lost Tab in Mozilla Toolbar Menu

Dear Mozilla community, I was re-ordering the main tabs for daily use. The little blue line that indicates a move-change was about to show up when my finger slipped from … (read more)

Dear Mozilla community, I was re-ordering the main tabs for daily use. The little blue line that indicates a move-change was about to show up when my finger slipped from the Apple Magic trackpad. The TAB that I use for dissertation work (PHD) disappeared. Thinking that it simply was transferred to the my Bookmarks, I checked there. No joy. I also checked to the bookmark menu TAB for my university teaching work. Not there either? Hmm. I searched for the Bookmark (PHD) and I am not able to locate it.

Any suggestions?

I would be most grateful.

Sincerely, AM

Asked by alistairmeister 1 year ago

Answered by alistairmeister 1 year ago

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Latest FF Update Failed to Import Bookmarks and PW

Hello, The latest and greatest FF update did not import my FF bookmarks and saved PW. I followed all instructions on FF troubleshooting and forums and nothing seems to re… (read more)

Hello,

The latest and greatest FF update did not import my FF bookmarks and saved PW. I followed all instructions on FF troubleshooting and forums and nothing seems to restore my data. I have a old FF data, but it's stating nothing has been backed up since 2018, however I've used FF daily. Any suggestions? Thank you in advance!

Asked by sr.selvin 1 year ago

Answered by Wesley Branton 1 year ago

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find location of single bookmark in bookmark folder

I want to find and display the location of a single bookmark in the entire bookmark folder. I can search my bookmarks using key words and display the bookmarks with the s… (read more)

I want to find and display the location of a single bookmark in the entire bookmark folder. I can search my bookmarks using key words and display the bookmarks with the search terms. However, what I want to know is which bookmark folder the found bookmark is located in. Is there a way to identify that. Thanks.

Asked by jestengel 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Losing new bookmarks on Windows restart

I add a bookmark and place it in a suitable folder. I can close Firefox and the bookmark is there when I restart Firefox. I close down Firefox then restart Windows 10. Th… (read more)

I add a bookmark and place it in a suitable folder. I can close Firefox and the bookmark is there when I restart Firefox.

I close down Firefox then restart Windows 10. The newly added bookmark is gone.

What's happening?

It's especially annoying because saving/restoring bookmarks is useless as it loses all bookmark ordering in the various folders I use.

Asked by firefox858 1 year ago

Answered by firefox858 1 year ago

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bookmarks missing

Hi, After changing my laptop's had disk, redownloading Firefox and logging in, my bookmarks aren't available. However, they are still showing in my Firefox for iPadOS, so… (read more)

Hi, After changing my laptop's had disk, redownloading Firefox and logging in, my bookmarks aren't available. However, they are still showing in my Firefox for iPadOS, so they still exist! How do I get my bookmarks to show again in Firefox for Windows? Many thanks

Asked by guycruls 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Bookmarks Disappeared

Hello, It seems that my Firefox Browser upgraded itself and has a different look now, precisely speaking, my browser looks like beta version now. Earlier in the past, I d… (read more)

Hello, It seems that my Firefox Browser upgraded itself and has a different look now, precisely speaking, my browser looks like beta version now. Earlier in the past, I downloaded Beta but I was disappointed because I COULD NOT FIND OR SEE MY BOOKMARKS.. Sadly and annoyingly, same thing happened now! I have lost all my bookmarks and bookmark folders. I would be grateful if you could please help me get my bookmarks back. Regards, HAKAN [email]

Asked by Hakan 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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Bookmakr icon

Hello, My bookmark icon has disappeared from the top right of my browser. I think I may have clicked something by mistake. How can I get my bookmark icon back? Thank you … (read more)

Hello,

My bookmark icon has disappeared from the top right of my browser. I think I may have clicked something by mistake. How can I get my bookmark icon back?

Thank you

Asked by jpowel 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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Bookmarks

I recently refreshed Firefox, in the process of which all my bookmarks disappeared. When I try to manually add bookmarks, Firefox will not allow any bookmarks. When I att… (read more)

I recently refreshed Firefox, in the process of which all my bookmarks disappeared. When I try to manually add bookmarks, Firefox will not allow any bookmarks. When I attempted to add the information from the Old Firefox Data icon onscreen, it still refused to add or restore my bookmarks. I have checked my profile page and there is only 1 profile shown, so I cannot enable any other profile. Any ideas?

Asked by iandcgertel 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 - Support Volunteer 1 year ago

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Have two accounts and do not want bookmarks to merge

I have one Firefox account with all my work bookmarks and another account with my personal ones. I would like to login to my work device with the latter account, but am … (read more)

I have one Firefox account with all my work bookmarks and another account with my personal ones. I would like to login to my work device with the latter account, but am afraid to hit OK at the prompt warning this:

"A different user was previously signed in to Sync on this computer. Signing in will merge this browser’s bookmarks, passwords and other settings with <personal account>".

I am trying to find a way to login and see only my personal bookmarks when I sign in with the personal account. I have disabled Sync for the work account and installed the Multi-Account Containers add-in, but it does not appear that either option will support this workflow. Am I doing something wrong or is there no way to keep things entirely separated? It looks like the add-in keeps my browsing data separate, but I just want to see separate sets of bookmarks when using the corresponding account.

Thanks in advance!

Asked by jhkc 1 year ago

Answered by Wesley Branton 1 year ago

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Can I Recover PC Bookmarks from Firefox on Android

Hello I recently changed PC. However I forgot to backup my Firefox Bookmarks, using either the Firefox backup feature or backing up my Firefox profile data to an external… (read more)

Hello I recently changed PC. However I forgot to backup my Firefox Bookmarks, using either the Firefox backup feature or backing up my Firefox profile data to an external drive.

I was however using Firefox sync to sync my Bookmarks between my Windows PC and Android phone. On my Android phone, I can see that all of my Bookmarks are there.

Is there a way to restore my WIndows PC Firefox Bookmarks from the Bookmarks on my Android Phone? Maybe my understanding of the sync feature is not right - I know Firefox Windows bookmarks are sync'd out to other devices like Android. However, does it work in teh reverse also whereby Android Firefox bookmarks are sync's back to the WIndows PC ?

Thanks in adnace for any assistance Ken

Asked by kengalway 1 year ago

Answered by kengalway 1 year ago

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Bookmarks

My bookmarks are deleted after windows update. I never did a backup on bookmarks. The only available day for restore is today's date. Is there a way to restore bookmarks … (read more)

My bookmarks are deleted after windows update. I never did a backup on bookmarks. The only available day for restore is today's date. Is there a way to restore bookmarks from yesterday?

Asked by milko_saska 1 year ago

Answered by Wesley Branton 1 year ago

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Bookmark not work

When i do bookmark on page, its not works. its displayed message like "The bookmarks and history system will not be functional because one of Firefox's files is in use by… (read more)

When i do bookmark on page, its not works. its displayed message like "The bookmarks and history system will not be functional because one of Firefox's files is in use by another application. Some security software can cause this problem.". Please Solve this Problem.

Asked by pcpndtrjt 1 year ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 year ago

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Exporting specific bookmarks

Can I export only specified bookmarks, or a specific bookmark folder, or is it all or nothing? If I export the whole thing to a .json file or to an HTML file, can I then… (read more)

Can I export only specified bookmarks, or a specific bookmark folder, or is it all or nothing? If I export the whole thing to a .json file or to an HTML file, can I then import only selected bookmarks. (I want to copy a bookmark folder from one Mac to another. Different OS versions, same Firefox versions.)

Thanks, Wimsey

Asked by Wimsey 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago