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Retrieving Chrome bookmarks from crashed Windows 7 for new Windows 8

I had a lot of bookmarks in a Chrome browser on a Windows 7 system. That computer crashed. We now have a new computer with Windows 8. How can I retrieve my bookmarks from the Windows 7 system. I ...
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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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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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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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Add a bookmark to chrome which opens the 'new tab' page

I'm setting up Chrome for my mum and she's a bit of a technophobe. I want her to be able to launch everything she uses from the bookmarks bar. This is fine for bookmarking sites like Facebook and ...
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Fast Bookmarking In Firefox

Making bookmarks in Firefox has become tedious. Can any one point me to a bookmarking extension that works as follows... Decide you want to bookmark a page Left click your way to the target ...
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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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How can I import Opera bookmarks into Chrome?

Not the same thing: How to synchronise bookmarks between Google Chrome and Opera? While I know that I can use a service like Xmarks to synchronize them between the two browsers, and while I know ...
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How to export opened tabs in Chrome?

Are there any extensions for Chrome that allow me to export all currently opened tabs as a text file, containing all the URLs of those tabs? I don't necessarily need it to be a text file if there is ...
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From Word to PDF including bookmarks

I created a Microsoft Word file with Office 2007 and exported it via Jaws PDF Creator. Now I want some bookmarks or any kind of "linking-action" that makes it easier to navigate through the document. ...
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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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How to add Separator to Google Chrome Bookmarks Bar?

Google chrome is an Excellent browser but the Bookmarks interface is more difficult than Mozilla Firefox. There is no Separator. It maybe not a big problem for many users, but when they have too many ...
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Favourites not appearing in Internet explorer

I have reinstalled a machine and I copied the local user desktop and favourites as usual, when I tried to test see if the favourites were copied across properly, they didn't appear the favourites bar (...
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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 can I share/sync bookmarks/favorites between multiple Google Chrome/apps users?

I pretty much think everything is in the title. I'd like to know if I can easily share and sync my bookmarks/favorites with another Chrome user? I don't want to be sending emails with "Hey! Here's a ...
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Lost all history, bookmarks and extensions after Google Chrome was automatically updated

Google Chrome (browser) was automatically updated to version 39.0.2171.99 when I was not at my desk and now I have lost all my history and bookmarks and extensions. Is this revertible? I truly dislike ...
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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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How to migrate Firefox bookmarks with tags to Chrome?

Firefox exports HTML without tags, or else as a JSON file. Since Chrome doesn't do tagging, a workaround would be to put the tags in the title so that text is still searchable once imported to Chrome. ...
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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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Open a file from firefox bookmark

I am very often using bookmarks in Firefox I want to open a file/program, for example Microsoft outlook from Firefox bookmark So if I click the bookmark, the file/program will opened in PC Please ...
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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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Do bookmarks slow down a browser?

Possible Duplicate: Do Bookmarks slow-down firefox start-up? Firefox 3.6 (and other browsers too): Do bookmarks slow down a browser in general? Not necessarily talking about start-up alone, but more ...
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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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How to export an individual bookmark folder in Google Chrome?

In my bookmarks window I have two to three folders like asp.net, jquery and sql server. How do I export the jquery folder only from Google Chrome?
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Is there a way to bookmark AND close all tabs in Chrome with a single click?

I checked all the questions asked already about this subject - all of them are about bookmarking all open tabs (CTRL-SHIFT-D in Chrome...), but none are about automatically closing them all afterwards....
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Is there a way to bookmark all tabs in Chrome?

Is there a way to bookmark all tabs in Chrome? I seem to remember this being out of the box in Firefox and I'd love to get the same functionality in Chrome. Perhaps it's an issue because each tab is ...
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Chrome Extension - Rename tabs based on bookmark name

I'm looking for an extension/plug in that will automatically rename tabs based on my bookmark names. Working on browsers with a lot of tabs for reporting and work - wanted to just sort the tabs out. ...
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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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Problem with Favorites in Internet Explorer 8.0 on Windows 7

I go to a website. I click on "Favorites," then "Add to Favorites." Everyone knows that this should simply add the website to your Favorites list so you can access the website quicker in the future. ...
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Customizing Google Chrome's bookmarks bar

I just installed Google Chrome 7, and I am frustrated with the behavior of the bookmarks bar. I am wondering if there are any ways to get the following behaviors: I would like the bookmarks bar to ...
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What is Firefox favorites physical location?

I am looking to move my Firefox favorites from one machine to another. But for that I am unable to find the physical location of the favorites from where i can copy them. Does anyone know how to get ...
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How to move sites from Favorites bar to Favoritesvmenu?

Recently, I added many many sites to the favorites bar in Internet Explorer. Now I want to make that more organised and want to move some the favorites menu instead of the favorites bar? How can I do ...
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How to share favorites among different browsers?

I often use different browsers (IE7.0/8.0, Firefox 3.5, and Chrome) at work and home. My favorite browser is Firefox, but I am still forced to use the other two because some intranet sites don't ...
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Does IE have an equivalent of keyword bookmarks?

I use Firefox's keyword bookmarks, is there an equivalent in IE?
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Importing bookmarks from internet explorer to Firefox 3.5

This is a silly question, but the first Google result speaks of a 'bookmark manager' with an option to import favorites from IE, but I can only find 'organize bookmarks' with an option to import from ...
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Is there any way I can save my internet favorites where I can see them from any computer? [closed]

I have many favorites sites that I need to link to from different computers, is there any way other than save it to jump drive and carry it with me. Is there any public site site were I can save them ...
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Delete a favorites folder, but keep the favorites?

I just imported my favorites from Internet Explorer into Firefox, and it put it into a folder on the favorites bar, instead of just putting all of my favorites on the bar itself. Is there anyway to ...
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How to fix the IE8 favorites menu (little box icon)?

I'm using Windows XP and Internet Explorer 8, and occasionally one off my favorites (Link) folders will get a very small box in the upper right corner (on the favorites menu drop down itself) and not ...
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Favorites in Internet Explorer won't take me to location

Specs: Windows 7 x64 IE 9 (using x86 version) For some reason, whenever I click on a .url file, it will not take me to the destination. It doesn't even open a blank tab. It doesn't do anything. All ...
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Cannot find IE favorites in C:\Users\%USERNAME%\Favorites

Acording to this page, my IE favorites are supposed to be stored in C:\Users\%USERNAME%\Favorites. However, they are not there. When I tried to import them into Firefox, nothing got imported either. ...
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Sync IE favorites on Vista

How do I sync IE favorites (and preferably RSS feeds) between two computers running Windows 7 and Vista? I’d like to avoid companies with questionable privacy policies (like Google). The computers ...
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Can't find my Google Chrome favorites on my computer

I can't find my Chrome bookmarks on my computer. I have been on many websites and I got here: C:\Users\Admin\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default but I can't open the bookmark part, it's just ...