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Is there a way to display again the description field by clicking on the gold star near the url (useful to type memos about this site)?

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Is there a way to display again the description field by clicking on the gold star near the url (useful to type memos about this site)?

In the previous versions of Firefox, when you click on the star near the url, you can add this website on your favorites. Another click and you can edit some fields about this bookmark, like the url, the folder, etc...

But with FF17, the Description field is no longer there. You can only find it when managing your bookmarks, that is not really user friendly.

Is there a way to add again the description field when clicking on the gold star? It's very useful for adding notes about this website, and it's also synch with addins like Xmarks

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Re: Is there a way to display again the description field by clicking on the gold star near the url (useful to type memos about this site)?

Add code to the userChrome.css file below the default @namespace line.

The customization files userChrome.css (interface) and userContent.css (websites) are located in the chrome folder in the user profile folder.


@namespace url("http://www.mozilla.org/keymaster/gatekeeper/there.is.only.xul"); /* only needed once */

#editBMPanel_descriptionRow { visibility: visible !important; }
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Site Moderator

Re: Is there a way to display again the description field by clicking on the gold star near the url (useful to type memos about this site)?

Add code to the userChrome.css file below the default @namespace line.

The customization files userChrome.css (interface) and userContent.css (websites) are located in the chrome folder in the user profile folder.


@namespace url("http://www.mozilla.org/keymaster/gatekeeper/there.is.only.xul"); /* only needed once */

#editBMPanel_descriptionRow { visibility: visible !important; }
New User

Re: Is there a way to display again the description field by clicking on the gold star near the url (useful to type memos about this site)?

Thanks a million, it works ;-)

Site Moderator

Re: Is there a way to display again the description field by clicking on the gold star near the url (useful to type memos about this site)?

You're welcome