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How to bookmark a page with specific screen size of Chrome inspector?

In Chrome browser, we have the Inspector tool (via Ctrl+Shift+I or right click and choose Inspector) and can set the page size to mobile/tablet/customized screen sizes. I wonder if we can bookmark a ...
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Google Chrome Bookmarks Gone

Google Chrome did an update or something and all of my bookmarks are gone. Hours and hours of research gone. I've tried restoring, but the restore file was "corrupted" and could not be retrieved. ...
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Chrome - Is there a way to bookmark recent history?

I would like to bookmark all recently visited pages, is there a way to do this? Preferably a one click solution.
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How to auto-hide bookmarks bar in Chrome?

I am looking for a way to auto-hide the bookmarks bar in Chrome, so that it only shows when I hover over the area. I'd also like a method to auto-hide the address bar in Chrome that works in a ...
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Blank favicon for redirecting bookmark on Google Chrome

I've bookmarked the Messenger website on chrome. When visiting this website, users are redirected to their most recent conversation. As a result, my bookmark's favicon is left blank. Is there a way to ...
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How to restore firefox history, bookmarks, cache from installed directory of an other hard drive

My old hard drive is faulty, OS wasn't booting, so installing the OS wasn't successful, so bought a new hard drive, installed new OS, installed firefox, now I want to restore all the bookmarks, ...
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How to save bookmarks for Kate?

I've become reliant on the bookmarks in Kate, but I work on multiple machines so it makes it an inconvenience to have to keep bookmarking the same places in my documents. How do I export the ...
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Automate bookmark import from file/URL in Firefox and Chrome

At my company, we have a lot of servers which more or less frequently change URLs which is bad for employees having them bookmarked. Until now, when somebody finds a dead link, he has to find out the ...
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My recent bookmarks in Google Chrome do not appear in my bookmark list - how do I get them to appear as normal?

HP ProBook 6470b Windows 10 The pages that I bookmarked in the last 30 hours or so do not appear on Google Chrome, neither in the bookmark manager or in the list of bookmarks scroll down list. ...
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Can't import bookmarks from my user favorites folder into firefox

I recently had a disk crash. have a backup. went out and bought a new computer with W10 on it. my favorites are in a folder (favorites) on the backup so I restored them and tried to import them into ...
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Automating Table Fields in Word

So I am creating a Master Template Document for my business for all of their documents they have to fill out for a Project. The idea is simple, each document has header information such as author, ...
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How to refer to file with no extension in Windows?

So I have a scheduled task that's supposed to call the Chrome bookmarks file and copy it to a backup location. However, it's been failing because Task Scheduler can't recognize the location because ...
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How can I update the domain name of all my bookmarks for a site?

I have a lot of bookmarks for a site that is changing its domain name. How can I easily and quickly update all my bookmarks to point to the new domain? I really don't want to take the time to ...
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Chrome on new Windows install will not sync

I just upgraded my Desktop to Windows 10. Chrome will not sync. I've logged out and back in a couple times and also installed the beta channel. It still will not sync. When I go to chrome://sync ...
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How do I share an entire bookmarks folder between two firefox sync users?

I am trying to share a folder of bookmarks I use at work in firefox, so that this specific folder is available at home. I am using Firefox Sync to synchronise among diferent instances of firefox in ...
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Windows Browser to Open Files Having Linux Path Names

I have several Linux machines and one Windows 7 machine. I sync my Firefox bookmarks between all machines by syncing the "places.sqlite" file among all platforms. On the Linux machines, I have a ...
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How to Import Bookmarks Well in Firefox?

I would like to import bookmarks in Firefox, from Google Chrome. There is a tool for that in Google Chrome but not in Firefox. I cannot find any such a tool in Firefox, not even having a possibility ...
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Windows 10 Edge bookmarks not used for Search

I recently upgraded to Windows 10 and imported my IE11 bookmarks into the Edge browser. They are all there. But when I start typing in the (Edge) address bar, or in the Windows search box, it does ...
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Mass importing bookmarks into Adobe Acrobat PDF

I have a large scanned PDF file which I want to make easier to navigate via adding a list of bookmarks. I have created a simple list of bookmark titles and page numbers in notepad like so: Title ...
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In Microsoft Word, scroll to bookmark in new window

I searched superuser and Google before posting, but didn't find anything on the subject. For the next couple of weeks, I will be working on a Word (2013, on Windows) document in which every paragraph ...
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Javascript for dynamic bookmark

I tried to create a dynamic bookmark by cribbing from a variety of examples, but it doesn't work and I get no diagnostic messages. I'd be grateful for any help and/or info. Here is what I have:- ...
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Chrome: One click solution to toggle Flashplayer Activity?

I'm searching for a way to toggle the activation / deactivation of the flash player in Chrome. Maybe even with some sort of "Whitelist"... Right now, I have a bookmark in my bookmark-bar which ...
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Edge browser does not sync bookmarks in real time

I'm using the latest available version of Edge (25.10586.0.0) in Windows 10 on my devices like the main work pc, my Win10 tablet and a Microsoft Lumia 950 phone. When I bookmark a website or add it to ...
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Firefox - Import a Folder of Bookmarks (without erasing existing bookmarks)

On the Bookmarks-Bar (in Firefox), I have a folder that contains a hierarchy of bookmarks that I need to give to multiple users who already have their own existing collection of bookmarks. In Firefox,...
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Bookmarks showing on chrome

Hi I have Google bookmarks turned off on my desktop computer but I just updated Chrome on my laptop not only did the update not load correctly now I have Google bookmarks across the top of the page, I ...
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Filter Chrome bookmarks while adding and editing

Is there some way or extension to do folders filter while adding or editing bookmark? A have over 5000 bookmarks organised by folders. Now it's hard to find proper folder with several included ...
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Linking bookmarks from one document to another with live updates

My question is similar to this one. However, it differs in that I am linking bookmarked text. So, I have for example 'Application Name' in Document A and I would like it to auto population a field ...
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How do I get PDF bookmarks working in all browsers?

I am wondering if anyone can help me with an issue I am having with Chrome and IE. I have a PDF document which has bookmarks on it. I have uploaded the PDF and I have linked a piece of text to this ...
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Batch rename Chrome bookmarks

How do you batch rename lots of chrome bookmarks? For example, 1. "Introduction" is replaced with "Intro"? 2. "Google" is replaced with "G"?
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I want a command to erase all temp files of all users but i dont want to delete their bookmarks on chrome and firefox

This is the code i am using to erase all the temporary files in the user machines, but i want to make it NOT erase the bookmarks of Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome, i already did some research and ...
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How can I save Chrome bookmarks to prevent daily accidental deletion?

I accidentally deleted my folder of bookmarks that were exported from Internet Explorer to Google Chrome. How can i save chrome bookmarks to prevent daily accidental deletion, so that this does not ...
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Open just a part of the bookmarks from a bookmark folder in Chrome

I have a bookmark folder in the bookmark toolbar in Google Chrome. This folder has some hundreds of bookmarks and if I open them all in the same time, my computer crashes. I need an "Open first N ...
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How to increase number of characters in bookmark name visible when hover the bookmark placed in favorites menu in Chrome browser?

Bookmark name can have max 255 characters while hovered name show max 95 characters I would like to see entire name while hover bookmark (it's because I make long notes to bookmarks name) . Is ...
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How many bookmarks do I have total in Firefox?

I've just noticed that I have a lot of bookmarks and it's time to clean them up. However, I want to be able to record how many bookmarks I have before and after the cleanup, to judge how effective it ...
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Chrome bookmarks - can I always choose another folder?

Is there a way to have Chrome always show me the entire list of bookmark folders, instead of having to navigate through the shortlist and "Choose another folder"? I have multiple nested folders, ...
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Creating links from cell values in Excel, containing the (Exactly Formatted) names as they appear as bookmarks in an external PDF

I am making a PDF Study guide (300+) pages. The guide has 15 Chapters, each with custom bookmarks that anchors to a specific topic in the Chapter. I have created 30-45 study questions for each ...
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Can I switch from Firefox 32-bit to Firefox 64-bit without losing data?

I'm currently using Firefox 32-bit, but since the release of the version 43.0, Firefox is also available in 64-bit for Windows. I would be pleased to use this Firefox build, but I don't want to lose ...
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Mobile bookmarks on desktop chrome bookmark bar

I would like to have my Mobile bookmarks appear on the bookmark bar of my desktop chrome browser. I would like Mobile bookmarks to appear besides the Other bookmarks which appears at the right-end ...
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How do I export favorites from Firefox and Import them in IE11?

I am looking at guidance write a script to export favorites from Firefox and import them in IE. any thoughts?
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Export PDF Bookmarks, Edit Find Replace and Import to Replace?

I'd like to do the following: Export PDF Bookmarks & its structure as structured data - Tree, XML, XLS or CSV Do a bunch of edits, find, replace etc. Primarily Text label changes No major ...
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In Firefox, can I have the bookmarks bar only appear on my homepage?

In Google Chrome, there is an option to have the bookmarks bar only appear on the homepage. I like that option a lot... But cannot find the equivalent for Firefox. I have searched around, however, ...
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How to merge pdfs and create bookmarks for each input file in output file? (linux)

I'm using Linux and I would like to have software (or script, method) which merges some pdfs and creates an united output pdf, containing bookmarks. Bookmarks are named by filename of pdf files, ...
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Is it possible to avoid using this terrible file browser in Windows 7?

When I'm saving or opening files in certain programs in Windows 7, such as when using Save for Web in Photoshop, or Open Animation in FCheck; I'm only able to use a ridiculously basic and inefficient ...
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Microsoft Word field codes

I have reports I provide my clients that inputs their name address and other info in the report. I wrote this a few years ago and need to change it but I forgot the sequence. The Following field code ...
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How to open bookmarks in an unloaded state in Firefox?

I would like to be able to open bookmarked pages --- potentially a large number of them --- in an unloaded state. By "unloaded" I mean the state that pages are in at startup in Firefox if you choose ...
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Add Bookmarks to Microsoft Edge manually

I would like to add bookmarks to Microsoft Edge, not by importing from IE but simply by dumping the bookmarks in the Edge bookmark folder. This was possible in the Spartan builds and I think it was ...
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Win10 - Edge favorites folder location

Evidently MS moved away from a Favorites folder used in IE that was set to the %UserProfile% with Edge. I have found some information on this on the web i.e. it should be located here -%localappdata%\...
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why is a created own Bookmarks file deleted by chrome

I use Google chrome in my Linux operation system, I enter into "~/.config/google-chrome/Default" which is the default chrome config directory. I move the original Bookmarks file into another place ...
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Make google chrome bookmark to a button on a page

There is a webpage that I frequently use at work, where I go to the page and then click on a button on the page. What I would like is to have a bookmark which takes me directly to the destination of ...
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Always show bookmark in homepage, not while browsing - Google Chrome

I need to see the bookmark bar while in a custom homepage (not default homepage), but want it hidden while browsing. I know it can be done and undone by pressing ctrl+shift+b repeatedly, but I would ...