Questions about managing bookmarks in browsers and browser addons. Questions about social bookmarking sites belong on Webapps.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

1
vote
2answers
549 views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
261 views

How to tag bookmarks in Chrome with xmarks

I am using Xmarks to store my Bookmarks & access them across all the devices I use. Lately I started using Google Chrome as my Default Browser, now there is Xmarks Addon available for Chrome but ...
0
votes
1answer
75 views

How to effectively manage 1341 saved links on pinboard?

I've 'recently' started using Pinboard + Shiori (OSX link searching app, syncs with your pinboard account) as link bookmarking and searching setup. Searching works incredibly well with Shiori. My ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

Is there any way to synchronize a folder in 'My Documents' with bookmarks bar?

I often save web pages for offline viewing and every time i save a page in 'tutorials' folder, i have to open it up in browser and then save it on bookmarks bar. Is there any way to synchronize ...
1
vote
1answer
78 views

Firefox bookmark manager with multiple instances

When you "show all bookmarks" in Firefox a "library" window pops up. If you ever try to sort a huge amount of bookmarks you would appreciate having multiple "library" windows open. Are there any ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

Why does Google Sync keeps on replicating this site in bookmark?

I keep my bookmarks and other things saved in Google Sync. Please see my settings below. I do not find anything out of ordinary. However, Google Chrome keeps on replicating two sites again and ...
0
votes
2answers
84 views

How can I properly link to a header that has a page break before it?

This is pretty frustrating. I've inserted a table of contents and am trying to link those contents to their appropriate headers. The top level headers, when linked, are linking to the last line of ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

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
2
votes
1answer
585 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
513 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
921 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
500 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
184 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
797 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
65 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
185 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

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, ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

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. ...
2
votes
1answer
174 views

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?
4
votes
4answers
4k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
113 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
113 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
48 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
169 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

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?
0
votes
1answer
32 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
498 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
302 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
80 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
481 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Bookmarks folder on two machines not synchronizing

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
546 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
84 views

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 ...
-2
votes
2answers
2k views

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.
-1
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
185 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
45 views

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 ...
5
votes
0answers
91 views

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?
0
votes
1answer
60 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
125 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
513 views

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: ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

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? ...
1
vote
0answers
284 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
232 views

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 ...
-2
votes
1answer
39 views

Save webbrowser bookmarks linked to their history? [closed]

UPDATE: I failed to describe my problem back, when I wrote the question, here it got answered: Is there a browser which saves history as a graph. When I look through my bookmarks that I stored in ...
0
votes
2answers
114 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Checking bookmarks in pdfs in a mass quantity in Adobe Acrobat Pro

Say if I have 100 pdf's and I want to quickly check to see if they are all bookmarked without opening them individually, is there a tool to go about this efficiently?