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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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Cross-browser bookmarks sync - offline [closed]

I'm looking for a way to sync bookmarks across 3 browsers: Chrome, Firefox, and IE. I need to work with all 3 browsers equally and don't like having inconsistent bookmarks between each. I'm not crazy ...
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All bookmarks associated with my gmail account are gone

I had to uninstall google chrome and when I logged back in with the same email that chrome has always been under all of my bookmarks are gone. How do I get them back? I am not just missing one, ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Firefox: How to recover deleted bookmarks?

When organizing the bookmarks in my Firefox browser I had a folder highlighted and hit Delete by mistake. How can I recover the folder? NOTE: It's too late to hit Control + Z, and the bookmarked ...
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Can I delete old/unused bookmarks in Google Chrome?

I have bookmarks dating back to probably 2009 or so, from when I was using Firefox up until now. 6 years of bookmarks seems to slow down my address bar as Chrome seems to search through them every ...
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Using StyleRef to reference text contained in a document Header

I am attempting to reference text that is located in the header to be repeated throughout the body of the document in Microsoft Word 2010. I would like to avoid using Bookmarks, because others will ...
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How to have mobile bookmarks appear on desktop chrome bookmarks bar?

When I use my smartphone chrome browser, I store my bookmarks at the mobile bookmarks. When I manage bookmarks on the desktop browser, I can see the mobile bookmarks. However, I am not able to move ...
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Understanding Chrome “Other Bookmarks” Folder

When I add a bookmark in Chrome, it gives me an "Other bookmarks" folder option to store it in. This is baffling. A folder called "other" begs the question "other than what?" Is there some special ...
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Create the shortcut of a bookmark folder in Google Chrome

As the shortcuts in Windows Explorer or the alias in Mac OS Finder, I want to create shortcuts of a bookmark folder in Google Chrome. For example : I have a folder "Shenmue" in my bookmarks, I want ...
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Sharing of bookmark folders between multiple users [closed]

I want to create a shared link collection, organized as folders and sub-folders, for a private Facebook group. I did some research, but nothing I found satisfied all my requirements. My Requirements ...
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How do I keep Chrome bookmarks in sync across accounts?

I use a couple of gmail accounts with Chrome: One for work and one for private use. Unfortunately, all my bookmarks in the bookmarks toolbar are tied to one of the accounts, so when I switch to ...
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Word exports empty non-working Bookmarks additionally to the working ones I generated

Currently I am working on a bigger Word file with many chapters. I export this file to PDF with the following options: The export works fine but when I decide to display all exported Bookmarks in ...
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Is it possible to recall bookmarked pages in a PDF with hotkeys?

Say I'm reading a 400 page PDF, but flipping back and forth between certain section frequently. What I'd like to be able to do is bookmark a page to a specific shortcut, sort of like the quick ...