I had a listing of sites in my previos version of Mozilla Firefox that I used often, since the update to v 57.0 scrapbook is gone entirely.
I had built a list of useful sites for my use in my scrapbook add-on. Since the update to v 57.0, all are lost the add-on no longer appears. Where is my scrapbook add-on ?
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Have you been using the "original" Scrapbook extension?
Unfortunately, it is not compatible with Firefox 57. Your data is still saved, but inaccessible.
I am aware of one variant of Scrapbook that works in Firefox 57:
What I don't know is how to make it "see" your accumulated data from another Scrapbook extension. Based on this discussion, that may not be ready yet: https://github.com/danny0838/webscrapbook/issues/14
I think if Scrapbook is currently an essential tool for you, you may need to use an earlier version of Firefox. The Extended Support Release of Firefox 52 will be receiving security updates through Spring 2018. There are some differences between a Firefox 55-57 profile and a Firefox 52 profile that may cause some issues with downgrading. Most of your essential data should survive the journey, but please make a backup.