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How does Chrome choose which folder to put a new bookmark in?

This baffles and enrages me; I add a new bookmark in Chrome using Ctrl+D or clicking on the Star. And the folder it places the bookmark in is some random, nested folder I haven't touched in a year. ...
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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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How can I tag the bookmarks in Chrome?

I try to edit a bookmark in chrome but there's no where to tag it. Is it possible in Chrome?
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How can I sync my Opera bookmarks with Chrome or Firefox? [duplicate]

Is there any way to get Opera to connect to a sync service that also works in Chrome or Firefox? Because it's annoying to have to manually export Firefox bookmarks and manually import them into Opera ...
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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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Google Chrome bookmarks bar addition order

Ctrl+D lets me quickly add a bookmark to the end of the bookmarks bar, although I'd like to add it at the beginning, so that it's immediately visible. What's the solution?
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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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Managing Bookmarks the better way

Somehow I am not a great fan of Browser Bookmarks, what would be an alternative solution to managing my Browsing links, sometimes I like only a section of the page and would like to tag them and keep ...
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Is there any easy way to sync your bookmarks using only an ftp-server and some app?

I realize there is already this good question How to sync bookmarks between Firefox, Chrome, and Safari on multiple computers? about bookmark sync, but I am looking for a different solution. It is ...
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Is there a way to sort bookmarks by domain in Google Chrome?

Is there a way to do this? Only way I found in Google Chrome is by the bookmarks name, not domain.
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How can I assign a keyboard shortcut to open a bookmark on FireFox? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to open a bookmark in the sidebar in Firefox without clicking on the bookmark in the bookmarks toolbar? For example, I would like to open my Google ...
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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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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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How to sync bookmarks between Firefox, Chrome, and Safari on multiple computers?

There are some similar question on bookmark syncing, but most answers point to Delicious or Google bookmarks. However, as Chrome doesn't have the Google toolbar, how would those sync? I use several ...
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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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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 export only the bookmarks under a particular tag in Firefox?

I need to share some bookmarks. I have given them all a different tag in Firefox [3.5.3] Now How can I export only the bookmarks under that tag so that they can be shared?
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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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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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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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Is there a way to bookmark a page and making it static in Firefox?

I would like to make some bookmarks being static in Firefox but I can't find anything to do this. Example: I bookmark a page and I want to have a look at it 3 months later. But what if it changes or ...
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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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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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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 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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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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Make Bookmarks Toolbar in Firefox only Show Favicon

In chrome you can replace the names of bookmarks in the toolbar with their favicon. Is it possible to do the same thing in Firefox? I want all my bookmarks to just display the favicon in order to save ...
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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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Is there a way to hide single bookmarks or bookmark folders in Google Chrome (or Chromium)?

In Opera I can choose to hide bookmarks and bookmark folders from the bookmark bar, is this also possible with Google Chrome or Chromium? As a workaround I put all the bookmarks I don't want to see ...
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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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How to view all my Google Chrome bookmarks, sorted by date?

I want to see a flat list of all my bookmarks in Google Chrome, sorted from the oldest one to the newest one. How can I achieve this ?
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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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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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Firefox : Specifying location of bookmarks [duplicate]

When adding a new bookmark with Ctrl+D in Firefox, it used to ask me where to put it in terms of bookmark directory structure. However, recently it's not even bothering to ask me and put the bookmark ...
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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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How to open Firefox's “organize bookmarks” from Vimperator?

Before using Vimperator, I used Xmarks for organizing and synchronizing bookmarks between computers. Now I installed Vimperator and I can only bookmark a page from command mode with :bmark. How can I ...
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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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How to import (and possibly sync) Chrome bookmarks into Google Bookmarks?

This question has already been asked for Firefox (Can Firefox Bookmarks sync with Google Bookmarks?) and another questions that asked for Chrome/Firefox was marked as duplicate of the first question ...
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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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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 ...
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Storing Current Page for PDF eBooks

I am reading through several PDF eBooks on 2 different Windows PCs and 1 Android tablet. I would like to come up with an easy way to "bookmark" my current page that will work on all environments. So ...
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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?