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Any way to save a spot on a webpage

If an article is a long read sometimes I want to save my spot on a webpage not the whole page itself. Are there any extensions/apps/plugins/addons to do this? Focus is on windows and google chrome
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How to force Chrome or Firefox to always show bookmarks bar, even on sites that seem to request it hidden

For instance, if I try to log in at ea.com, a window pops up to https://connect.origin.com/us/ea/login?returnUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ea.com%2F, but my bookmarks bar is not visible in this window, and ...
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share (offline!) bookmarks between browsers

In light of all the NSA snooping I have begun using the TOR browser bundle (i.e. Firefox). However for some tasks I still need to use Chrome. So now I can create bookmarks in two places and it's ...
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Sync Bookmarks, passwords in Firefox using Firefox Sync

I have used Firefox Sync and successfully setup sync on two devices. It is working fine. The only issue I am seeing is that Bookmarks don't sync up automatically. I need to click on Tools -> Sync ...
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How to bookmark in Foobar2000

I've been using Foobar2000 to listen audiobooks for some time now and I like it very much. The only thing that I miss using this program is bookmarking feature. The plugin recommended for it is foo ...
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Google Chrome freezing when I open Bookmark Manager

I have an issue with Google Chrome freezing whenever I open the Bookmark Manager. Only that particular tab freezes, and I can still use the other tabs. No bookmarks appear, and I cannot type in the ...
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How to remove that extra text from URL titles in Firefox browser?

I am using Firefox with Vimperator. On Mac I use Shiori to bookmark. I also use Pinboard's default add-on (on both Mac and Windows, but mainly on Windows as there's no Shiori). When I used to ...
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Show all Chrome bookmarks on one computer and only some on another computer

I don't think this is possible, but am hoping! I have a google account my Chrome browser at home is logged into, with all my favourites, which are in different folders and on the favourites bar. When ...
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How to view Dolphin Browser Mini bookmarks from Google Chrome?

On my mobile phone (Android 2.3), I use Doplhin Browser Mini, and have collected (and am constantly updating) a huge collection of bookmarks. On my desktop computers, I use Google Chrome, and have ...
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How to restore bookmarks before accidentally syncing Chrome

I accidentally lost all of my bookmarks by signing into Chrome. How do I restore my bookmarks? I do not have the path: /Users/[username]/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Bookmarks ...
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Chrome bookmark to switch to tab

I, like many people have a whole bunch of bookmarks on my toolbar in chrome to things like gmail, google music, google calendar etc.. Often these pages are already open in a tab, however I'm the kind ...
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Chrome autofill/suggest annoyance [duplicate]

I can't seem to find anything specific, or solutions seem to be for each item. Basically, I have all my bookmarks, many of them contain info to help me with passwords for those sites. So, the ...
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making firefox bookmarks global under Windows 7

On Linux, ever since the days of Netscape Navigator and then with Mozilla Firefox it has always been possible to store the bookmarks file in a global location on the system so that every user that ...
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P4 won't see workspace bookmars anymore

I recently got a new workstation and made sure to save my P4 bookmarks file for a smooth migration. Copying this file to .p4qt folder had worked flawlessly in other occassions, not this time. For some ...
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How to open the “Replication and Sync” tab on Lotus Notes 8.5?

I used to have the Replication and Sync tab opened all the time on Lotus Notes 8.5. This morning I involuntarily closed the tab, and now I can't get it back... I have searched on Internet about it, ...
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Pdf and bookmarks

I need to put some bookmarks into my pdf, so from my web browser the url /mypdf.pdf#location would work. Ideally I would like to do this using quark, but it seems that I can enter in the anchors, but ...
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How to remove Apps Tab from Chrome

With the newest Chrome Update, Apps Bookmark has been added on left hand side of the bookmarks. But I don't need that (my Apps are just next to it - as direct links) and want to remove it again. ...
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Remove the “programs” bookmark from chrome

I suddenly got a new bookmark called "Programs" (or apps? "Programmer" in Norwegian either way). How do I remove this?
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How to keep Chrome bookmarks up to date?

I have recently synced all my bookmarks from my Chrome in my personal laptop to Chrome at work. Now every time I add new bookmarks or edits them at work I want to be able to see them on my laptop at ...
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How to block web browser bookmarks in KDE kickoff launcher search results

I'm using KDE, and whenever I typed into the kickoff menu searchbox, I start seeing my bookmarks. How do I disable that?
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Exporting Firefox bookmarks as separate .URLs while preserving TAGS

I realize this is a near duplicate of the question Exporting Firefox bookmarks as separate .URLs while preserving timestamps. But I would like to save the tag metadata, if this is possible as that is ...
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Dragging bookmarks into folder in chrome bookmarksbar

I don't know if this is a bug, but I can't seem to drag bookmarks that live within a folder in Chromes bookmark bar into a nested folder within that same folder. Is this an error on my part or ...
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Can't add some URLs to Google Bookmark

For some unknown and strange reason, I can't add http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russell%27s_paradox into Google Bookmark. I use the Google Chrome in OSX and Google Bookmark's "bookmarklet." I can ...
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Firefox 23 bookmark icon disappeared

Problem: I'm using Firefox 23 on Ubuntu 12.04 and I realized that my bookmark icon disappeared, the one with this small arrow on the right side where you have this quick access to your bookmarks with ...
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Bookmarks disappeared in Chrome at a Mac

Chrome at Mac OSX Mountain Lion: suddenly all bookmarks are disappeared! Cannot find a 'bookmark' fil in the library. Help!
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How to resync bookmarks?

I've already synced my bookmarks in waterfox(64bit version of firefox). I've uninstalled it recently and installed firefox. How to sync back my bookmarks to Mozilla?
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hyperlinking from pdf to word bookmarks

I have a word document(2007) that has links to bookmarked locations in a different word document. Call them document A and B respectively. As word docs the linking works fine. But when I PDF ...
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Has Chrome allowed bookmark folder icon changing yet?

Within Chrome's bookmark bar, you can add folders. As far as I can tell, these are not yet editable to give them more descriptive images. Does anyone know if this is still the case, and if they ...
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How to enable the bookmarks toolbar in Pentadactyl/Firefox?

I am using Pentadactyl Nightly (20 August 2013) with Firefox 23.0.1. After installing Pentadactyl, it removed all my toolbars. However, the bookmarks toolbar is actually useful for me so I want to ...
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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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Possible to have a separate bookmarks bar in Firefox's navigation toolbar?

I have A LOT of bookmarks, and so I've opted to have the location bar only show bookmarks to decrease clutter/number of results. However, it's starting to get frustrating having to manually search ...
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How can I delete my bookmarks, “its not there”?

I want to tidy up... deleteting ALL bookmarks from IE10 and reimport my bookmarks. So in IE10 I've opened up the "Ogranized Favorites" and deleted everything except a empty folder. If I try to delete ...
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Bookmarks folder on two machines not syncing

I have Chromium installed on a Ubuntu 12.04 machine and Chrome on a Windows 7 machine. Both are updated to newest stable release. I am logged in on both machines with the same Google account. I ...
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Creating navigatable bookmark list in Word

How can I create such navigable bookmarks in Microsoft Word (I didnt prepared this doc; I just got this .doc and wondered how we can create those)? Edit Ohkay I realize that this can be done by ...
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How to add webpage shortcut icon in chrome extensions sidebar?

I'm interested if it's possible to add shortcut(icon) for webpage in Chrome's extensions sidebar. Or what it's called there, don't actually know, area next to address bar where other extensions icons ...
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Is there a way to recover all bookmarks in chrome after formatting PC? [duplicate]

I found answer for this question but not getting the satisfied answers. I am using Windows 7.
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Sync google chrome bookmarks on two different pc

I have a laptop and also a pc . and i use google chrome on both for web browsing.so here is my problem . when i use pc and save bookmarks. i have to save those bookmarks manually on a laptop. so i ...
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Automatically import bookmarks from Chrome to Internet Explorer once a week

Is there any way to set up a batch file or something to import bookmarks from Chrome to Internet Explorer once every so often, removing all bookmarks from IE? I've tried using Xmarks to sync between ...
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Making Google Chrome bookmarks update/overwrite with page last left off in same domain

I'm wondering if there's a way I can make Google Chrome 'save my progress' through a certain domain, and update with that page to the same bookmark. Just a quick time saver to avoid re-bookmarking, ...
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Can bookmarking a page test DNS change?

I tried the google DNS and I actually get faster speed however in their testing section they state: Navigate to google.come and bookmark it, if works both times you are set. Why isn't the first test ...
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Which folder was this bookmark added to? [duplicate]

If I search for a bookmark in my Library, how do I know which of the many folders on left was it stored in?
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Searching Word 2010 document for field does not return existing bookmark field

I have created a bookmark in a document by selecting the word 'foo' and inserting a bookmark with name 'bar'. Still, when I search for fields with the name bar (using the syntax ^dbar), no results ...
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Bokmarks manager plugin for Firefox

I need some plugin or anything for firefox v22 so I could place all my bookmarks on the left side of the screen. Bookmark list should be editable, scrollable, in tree-view and abc sortable. Could ...
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How do I convert Opera's bookmarks into Firefox' and preserve the bookmark nicknames / keywords?

Both Opera and Firefox have a function that allows you to type a nickname / keyword into the address bar, and then automatically load the bookmark URL associated with that nickname/keyword. More info: ...
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Scrollbar on bookmarks in Firefox 22

Is there anyway I could get the scrollbar when I press the bookmarks button, rather than just the two arrows at the top and bottom, so that it is more like Internet Explorer? Alternatively, is the ...
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Syncing non-amazon ebooks via Whispernet to my kindle apps

I was wondering, if there is a way to add my non-amazon purchased .mobi ebooks to the Kindle digital platform, so the books, notes and bookmarks are synchronized to all of my kindle apps and devices? ...
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No folder icons in Firefox bookmarks manager

Since updating Mozilla Firefox 21 to 22 the Bookmarks Manager doesn't show folder icons anymore. This makes managing bookmarks an inconvient process. What can be the reason that I lost my folder ...
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How to display more folder options when creating bookmark in firefox?

When creating a bookmark in Firefox (say by pressing Ctrl + D) the default drop down list for the Folder to displays last five folders in which the bookmarks were last saved. How to customize the ...
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Save webbrowser bookmarks linked to their history? [closed]

When I look through my bookmarks that I stored in my browsers I often have that experience, that the bookmark for itself isn't really of value for me, because the context how I got to page I marked is ...
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Is it possible to run a specific bookmarklet in Chrome with a keyboard shortcut?

It would make it much easier to share my JS script with folks if they didn't have to install a plugin. On safari it's possible to use Cmd+number (I think) to directly load the n-th bookmark from the ...