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Sometimes when I am reading a long webpage in Firefox, I want to bookmark a specific position within the page (not just the page itself).

Is there any way to accomplish this?

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The Bookmark Anywhere userscript allows you to point the mouse anywhere on the page and to set a bookmark at that place. Recall the bookmark and the place will be remembered properly, including the scroll positions.

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It seems very old and hardly maintained. But can be worth giving it a try perhaps. – Ivan Dec 26 '12 at 20:29
Note! requires Greasemonkey Other than that, works well. – Diederik Apr 17 '13 at 15:06

I haven't tried it, but there's an extension called Pagemark that looks promising:

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It looks a bit old though. :) Firefox v0.7 - v2.0. – 8088 Mar 30 '11 at 7:19
Indeed, the way too ancient (no hope it could be functioning with 4.0 I believe). And not even in the Mozilla extensions directory. – Ivan Apr 2 '11 at 7:23

You can use Bookmarklet from that does exactly what are you asking.

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The link seems dead. – Ivan Dec 26 '12 at 20:27

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