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In firefox, how do I create a bookmark and pin it to the taskbar as an icon, without it getting pinned to the firefox jump list

I have managed to successfully set this up by following a guide before, but that seems to have since disappeared from the internet. If I recall correctly, it involved something as silly as creating ...
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How to sychronize bookmarks with Microsoft Edge?

Currently I am using XMarks to sync all my bookmarks between work and home and also the browsers Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer. This works as intended. Now I want to start using Edge. I can ...
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firefox sync's bookmarks then ignores homepage setting

I have no idea what could have caused it, only thing I have recently installed is filezilla via source forge, however I dont believe the source forge installer can cause this, however for some ...
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How can I share a bookmark folder in my bookmark bar on Chrome?

I have tried xmarks (which shares ALL your bookmarks), and I have tried Bookmark Manager which doesn't allow you to share a bookmark bar folder that's on your bookmark bar (it doesn't allow you to set ...
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Mysterious folder icons briefly appear in Chrome bookmarks bar

When switching profiles in Google Chrome, there are two folder icons that sometimes briefly appear in the bookmarks bar. They are never there for very long. I managed to screencapture them, but it's ...
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How to make the firefox bookmarks button list recent bookmarks?

I've used firefox since version 1 and I've accumulated a lot of bookmarks. And now, thanks to buggy syncs over the years, I've got millions of 'em inc. duplicates! What's most useful to me is Recent ...
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How to import bookmarks into Edge browser in Windows 10

I have just witnessed two non-techy users' first time in Windows 10. The first thing both of them said when opening the new Edge browser for the first time was "Where are my favourites (favorites for ...
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Add a new favorite to Edge by URL

In Edge, is it possible to add a new favorite (aka bookmark) by its URL without having to visit the URL? The reason why you would want to do this is because a URL does not necessarily resolve to a ...
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Setting up Chrome bookmark to customizeable URL

I'd like to set up a Chrome bookmark that allows me to input a piece of the URL. For example, I have 3 pages on a website I visit - www.fakewebsite.com/1, www.fakewebsite.com/2, www.fakewebsite.com/3 ...
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How to sync bookmarks (favourites) between Google Chrome and Chromium

I'm new to the world of Raspberry 2 and Linux and I have install Chromium on the Raspberry. I did this because I thought it would be a good way to access my Google Chrome Bookmarks (Favourites). ...
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I want to restore all my bookmarks after I have reinstalled

I was facing a lot of problems while using Google Chrome as in a lot of adds were coming up which was very annoying . I uninstalled my google chrome and then reinstalled it. I forgot I had so many ...
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Fixing a new target for cut/corrupt PDF index bookmark/links?

Consider a PDF, made with this Latex code, test.tex (compiles with calling pdflatex test.tex twice): \documentclass[12pt,twoside,openright,letterpaper]{book} \usepackage{xcolor} ...
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Save Microsoft Word 2010 document as PDF and preserving inter-document bookmarks

Using Microsoft Word 2010, on Windows 7 Enterprise Edition, without any PDF-generation COM add-ins/add-ons installed: Is it possible to save documents that have hyperlinks pointing to bookmarks in ...
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Google Chrome sync multiple versions of bookmarks across machines

Despite trying to clean up and even at one point deleting ALL bookmarks, they reappear on other machines and now in many multiple copies (some as identicallly-named but empty folders) I have tried ...
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Firefox-Sync Data lost/not accessible

I just reset my Windows 8 and reinstalled Firefox 36. It logged in successfully but it has not synced any of my Old data. All my old bookmarks and passwords are lost. Firefox sync has logged me in ...
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Can I replace bookmark with bookmark,bak in Chrome

Today, suddenly I lost most of my bookmark bar bookmarks. I tried to import from an older xml file, but it only imports one bookmark??? (I looked in the file, there are thousands). I found a ...
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If I delete Crossbrowse from my computer, will the bookmarks go with it?

Crossbrowse is a virus program that came with a file that I downloaded from the internet. It did not delete my Google Chrome, but it replaced its icon and it starts popping up automatically. It has ...
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How to add bookmarks exactly at the location near a page's edge in Acrobat?

In a PDF file, sometimes a header is located near the line between two pages. In this condition, if I added a bookmark to mark this heading, Acrobat will automatically adjust it to the line instead of ...
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hotkey to switch focus to the list of sites in google chrome bookmark manager

Bookmark Manager can be opened with Ctrl+Shift+O hotkey The focus is automatically set in search window, which is good, because I can immediately type any search keyword to try to find a particular ...
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How to import only selected bookmarks from Firefox, to Chrome, and Internet Explorer?

I already know, and so ask NOT about, how to import ALL bookmarks from Firefox. Instead, how do I import only SELECTED bookmarks and their folders, from FIrefox, to Google Chrome and Microsoft IE? I ...
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Google Chrome Bookmarks synch keeps overwriting my bookmarks

So I've recently spent an afternoon re-organizing all my booksmarks, and then I accidentally deleted at important folder (which contained a lot of bookmarks). I managed to restore it, by copying the ...
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Chrome bookmarks

My personal computer crashed irreparably due to hardware issues, and as a consequence, I have lost access to all my chrome bookmarks. One of those bookmarks (the most important one, in fact), ...
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Create image as a internal link in word file (saved in pdf format) (using ms-word10)

I made a Word document, is which I created a link as text. In the same way, I created images as a link, which only work when I convert it into the PDF format. Does anyone know why my links do not ...
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how to restrict address bar not to search in bookmarks of google chrome [duplicate]

I just wanted to know is there any way by which we can restrict Google Chrome address from searching in bookmark bar? I searched it on web but am unable to find it. For example if I save a bookmark ...
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Why is 'Share this Folder' disabled in Google Chrome Bookmark manager on OSX?

All my bookmark folders are marked as private in Google Chrome Mac Version 42.0.2311.135 (64-bit) on Yosemite. I want to share one of my bookmark folders with my brother. How can I do this without ...
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Generic template for Mozilla Share (for raindrop.io)?

Mozilla recently intorduced a share button in Firefox, and several webapps were already integrated ("activations"). Where can I find an easy straightforward generic template I can follow to create my ...
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How to add Chrome bookmark to specified folder

Chrome has some new scheme for adding bookmarks. Now I hit Ctrl+D and instead of waiting for me to specify a folder, it adds it apparently to the current folder, or else says "Bookmarked". I guess I ...
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How to use bookmarks as shorthand for URLs?

Suppose there's an URL which I've bookmarked. I can access it as a bookmark but I'd like to be able to simply type in the name of the bookmark on the URL like (you know, Altd) and have FF take me ...
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Google Chrome bookmark star icon grayed isn't working

If a page is already bookmarked it looks yellow but I can't 'unbookmark' the page, if the page is not bookmarked the star is completely gray and pressing it does nothing at all. I have looked around ...
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Deleted Bookmarks (Chrome)

I have tried following the steps for restoring bookmarks but I can't seem to get them working. I have successfully recovered my bookmarks with the Recuva recovery tool. I have them on my desktop: ...
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What function in Bookmarks+ deals with multiple bookmarks with the same name?

The Title is pretty defining. Repeating here, it reads "What function in Bookmarks+ deals with multiple bookmarks with the same name?" Bookmarks+ is an improvement to bookmark functionality native ...
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Ask Firefox to export current Bookmarks to Json in CMD line

I can do this manually in Firefox when the browser is open (holding Alt key to show menu) and navigating to Bookmarks > Show All Bookmarks > Import And Backup > Backup This will generate a ...
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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 ...
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Where did Chrome enhanced bookmark manager disappear?

As opposed to some people I really liked the new Chrome "Stars" bookmark manager. I had it on all my Chrome installations and it was working great... (I didn't install it as an extension - it was ...
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How to edit Chrome web shortcuts to add 'Rating', 'Description' and 'Notes' in Windows File Explorer?

I add web shortcuts from chrome to Windows (8.1) File Explorer into different folders so that I can access not only the downloaded documents but also the ones I want/need to check online. But I'd ...
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Can Firefox display only certain bookmarks?

I have many bookmarks, but I don't want to always have them show up in the drop down menu of the omnibar (where you enter the url). Is it possible to select which ones to display and which ones not ...
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Bookmarks for new account

I have decided to use Google chrome at work, through a new work-based address and login. Despite this, it has imported all of my personal bookmarks and I certainly do not want them on my work screen. ...
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How to drag fill series in excel to adjust sequencing without removing the hyperlinks attached to cells?

I have a range of cells in a column in excel, that have some number in them along with text. For Example: TA_47 TA_48 TA_49 TA_50 TA_51 TA_52 TA_53 TA_54 TA_55 TA_56 TA_57 TA_58 TA_59 TA_60 Now I ...
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Chrome: How to view bookmarks, saved to Reading List folder

Chrome allows me to save bookmarks to a "Reading List" folder which, in my case, was selected by default. However, when I look in my bookmarks manager, there is no such folder. How do I view the ...
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Import html favorites file into chrome from command line

I have a list of Favorites from Internet Explorer 11 (Windows 7 SP1 32-bit) which I saved into an .HTML file. I am trying to import the favorites into Chrome from a command line or some sort of ...
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How can I make bookmarks automatically be saved to the bookmarks bar in Firefox

How would I go about making it so that my bookmarks are automatically saved to the bookmarks bar when I press the bookmarks button in Firefox like happens in Chrome?
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How do I import Firefox bookmarks, with tags, to Google Bookmarks?

There are many previous answers to this, but they all seem out-of-date, because of changes to Google's support for various interfaces, for example the dropping of google-toolbar-for-firefox. Going ...
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Importing Chrome bookmarks from HDD

My old laptop crashed and I removed the perfectly working hard drive from it and plugged it into a new machine to transfer files. However, I cannot seem to find any of my bookmarks from Chrome to ...
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Chrome adds all bookmarks to Other Bookmarks folder

I have a problem with Chrome that started a couple days ago. I don't know if this issue came with an update, I just know that it started happening. I'm on Windows 8.1, Chrome version 40.0.2214.94 m. ...
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How to make chrome bookmarks my home page?

I would like to make my chrome/linux bookmarks file my home page, but have been unable to find any way to do this. In firefox you can write your bookmarks to an html file (whenever you close firefox ...
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How to recover Chrome bookmarks in windows 8

I lost my Bookmarks when i accidentally synced another Google account in my Chrome. Is there a way for me to recover my bookmarks? I've already tried to re-sync, but the bookmarks were replaced. ...
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Google Chrome undoes my bookmark changes

I'm trying to do various edits in my bookmarks but each time I make a change, after 10 or 15 seconds all the changes are reversed. I tried to sort the bookmarks and add some bookmarks to certain ...
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How to move bookmarks across Google Chrome profiles

My Chrome browser just updated itslef over the network to version 40. This new version has a button on the right-hand-side of the title bar just to the left of the minimize/maximize/close buttons with ...
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How can I force my Google chrome account to update my bookmarks [duplicate]

I use three different computers and sign in to each one with the same Google Chrome account, but the bookmarks do not seem to be updating. For example I add a bookmark when signed in on one pc, then ...
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Open Bookmark page from Bookmark Manager on Google Chrome in Mac OS

I'm trying to find a shortcut that opens a web page from Bookmark Manager on Chrome. I couldn't find a way that doesn't use the mouse. I tried command+down arrow, but this shortcut doesn't open the ...