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Firefox Live Bookmarks - how to manually create?

I need to manually create a Live Boomark in Firefox by specifying the URL myself. There are no options to do this inside the Bookmarks menu or the "Show all Bookmarks" / Library window. You can ...
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How can I download the pages referenced by me bookmarks as html files?

I have lots of bookmarks (guitar chords of songs) , saved in Google Chrome, and also a nice program called XMarks It works great, but one problem is, some of the old webpages is getting deleted, so I ...
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How do I increase the available bookmark folder limits in chrome

As another user asked about firefox: Increase limit of bookmark folders in Firefox? I would like to increase the number of folders that you are presented with when you press the add bookmark star in ...
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Is it possible to rename tags in Firefox?

I am using firefox 17.0.4. I have quite a large set of bookmarks and have tagged them based on topic. Recently I found that some of the tags I have marked as UMI; which should have been UML. Is ...
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How to put “Tags” to Firefox's bookmark toolbar?

When I press CTRL+SHIFT+O there is a "Tags" object containing all of my tags on the left. I want to use this as a folder on my bookmarks toolbar, so I can easily browse all bookmarks with the specific ...
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importing Google Chrome bookmarks

I have a computer that does not boot. I have access to the hard drive and all the files, however. Is it possible to salvage the google chrome bookmarks and import them into another google chrome? ...
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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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Opera Bookmarks to Chrome Malfunction

I am attempting to move my Opera bookmarks to Chrome. I created an HTML file for the bookmarks while I was in Opera. I looked at the new file, and saw that the bookmarks are there, but they are not ...
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Is it possible to open multiple tabs but not load the URLs?

When I'm causally browsing, some pages I go to I want to view them later but I don't want them bookmarked and now and again I will bookmark all these tabs into a single folder in a backup folder, the ...
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Bookmark a dynamic link in chrome

I have a link http://myinviteLink.net but when enter http://myinviteLink.net in chrome url bar, and press enter, it changes into http://regularLink.net I do not wish to bookmark ...
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Rockmelt Browser not logging in

I have IE, Chrome, and Rockmelt on my pc. I use Rockmelt consistently. Up until today, I had no problems at all. Today morning, my rockmelt was logged out (which is unusual because it is always logged ...
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Notepad++ - file bookmarks working like web page bookmarks in web browser?

There are line bookmarks in Notepad++ but I have a large number of files (100+) I need to visit from time to time, just like web pages. I can't have all of them open as this would create too many ...
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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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How can I make Firefox Menu and Toolbar stop flashing?

After a recent Firefox update, all of my menus and bookmarks toolbar have begun to flash when they're accessed. The content shows for a moment, but then I only see the outline and whatever was ...
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Is there a way to make Safari open a bookmark in a new tab automatically without a keystroke?

The only way I can see to open the selected bookmark in a new tab is with a keystroke (control-click, or control-shift-click). I'd like to set Safari to automatically open a selected bookmark in a new ...
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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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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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How do I fix “Your profile could not be opened correctly” in Chrome on a Mac?

The full error message is: Your profile could not be opened correctly. Some features may be unavailable. Please check that the profile exists and you have permission to read and write its ...
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How to search within specific websites at once?

Is there any way to search through specific websites at the same time ?? I mean , if i want to search for a movie, song or whatever Can I search for it, only through my Bookmarks Using any search ...
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Account-specific bookmarks in Chrome

Is it possible to have only my work-related bookmarks show up when I log in to my work Chrome account and only my personal bookmarks show up when I am logged in to my personal Chrome account? Now ...
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How do I show full names of folders that contain bookmarks in the Google Chrome Bookmark Bar?

I have Google Chrome installed on Ubuntu and I have made a number of folders of bookmarks placed within my bookmark bar. The problem is that some of the folder's names are abbreviated like "Ru---" ...
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How to add keyword to bookmark in Chrome?

In Firefox, I had bookmarks with keywords, so I could easily search for stuff. When I imported these bookmarks to Chrome - keywords still work. But when adding new bookmark, I can't find a way to ...
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Signing in removed bookmarks

I haven't used Chrome's sign-in option yet, but my friend just came over and signed in on my computer to gain access to some bookmarks he wanted to show me. We signed him out, deleted his account and ...
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Why are bookmarks showing up in recently bookmarked when I did't bookmark them in Firefox?

Bookmarks are showing up in recently bookmarked that I have NOT bookmarked! Am I hacked? Firefox is my browser where I have my bookmarks.
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Why my bookmarks on Firefox for Android are not sync. to my desktop?

I have paired my desktop Firefox and Android Firefox. I found the bookmarks I added on my desktop can be sync. to my phone; but the bookmarks I added on my phone will not be sync. to my desktop. Any ...
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Chrome bookmarks are duplicating over and over after each sync … How to avoid?

facts: I use several pcs of Win7 and Ubuntu which Chrome-synced with my Google account. I am using Chrome since it's v.1. at that time it had not "sync"option. I used xbookmark or something like ...
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Is it possible to use a Windows environment variable in a Chrome bookmark?

I use a software library whom I often refer to the documentation pages. Those are html pages, therefore I created several bookmarks to quickly access to them. However, when the library version ...
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Exporting Firefox bookmarks as separate .URLs while preserving timestamps

I have a large number of Firefox bookmarks that I want to remove and archive as shortcut files (.URL). But I would also like to preserve the date they were added as the files' last modified dates. ...
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Turn Javascript into bookmark or bookmarklet?

I have Created One script that shows password on hover just like windows 8 on eye click. i have made this functionality through javascript with following code. function ...
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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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How can I override certain display options in Adobe Reader?

Some PDF files can specify how they are to be displayed when first opened. I know that you can override the layout and zoom under preferences in Adobe Reader, but there are two more display options I ...
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Open the ClearBrowserData bookmark in Chrome, in a new window

I am trying to create a bookmark that will open the ClearBrowserData in Chrome in a new window, so far I have managed to get this, ...
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Emacs: remembering last position of cursor

Is there a way to save a file so that when reopening it, it brings me to the last known position of my cursor?
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Firefox duplcate library entries

When I open my Firefox bookmarks library, I see two duplicates of the All bookmarks group, along with duplicates of the History,Downloads, and Tags items. The duplicates mirror the actual entries, and ...
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How to disable Firefox Live Bookmarks?

Before this, rss pages were displayed in the browser window with a nice formatting as a content. On an rss page, I accidentally checked Always use Live Bookmarks to subscribe to podcasts. and then ...
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Chrome Bookmarks without sign in

Is there a way in Windows 7 to retain bookmarks between Chrome sessions without signing in each time. I hate not being in charge of this behavior and being forced to sign in. I have switched from ...
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How can I retrieve Google Chrome bookmarks?

Here is what happened: At first, I upgraded Mozilla Firefox browser to it's latest version. Then, I realized that all my bookmarks in Google Chrome were gone. In my panic, I imported the ...
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Link to Firefox bookmarks folder by hyperlink in Windows 7?

I often search for a certain term in the internet and then end up with a lot of open tabs in Firefox 17 (Windows 7) containing interesting information. For accessing this information later, I can ...
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Fuzzy find bookmarks (including folders) in Chrome?

Is there a way (built-in or through a third-party extension) to do a fuzzy find on my Chrome bookmarks and their folders? I've been able to come pretty close with just the bookmarks, but it is limited ...
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How to save or keep Firefox boomarks list as a separate file?

I want to keep Firefox bookmarks list as a separate file, on another partition, if it is possible. Or is there a way to create some kind of backup of the bookmarks list ? I want to prevent losing all ...
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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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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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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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Program for bookmarking long videos on my local hard drive? [closed]

I'd like to be able to open a video, watch it a bit, and then store a bookmark, continue watching maybe bookmark it again, close the video, come back a day or two later, and pick up where I left off ...
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Bookmark always to toolbar by default in Firefox 16 [duplicate]

The question sounds easy but I could not find a solution using google search. Maybe you have an idea: I am searching for the Firefox setting to bookmark always to the toolbar. If I press Ctrl+D the ...
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Shortcut to open specific bookmark / URL in Chrome

How to enable keyboard shortcut to open specific bookmark / URL while using Chrome?
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Ubuntu Chromium bookmark icons blank

Ever so often I load Chromium and it refuses to load my profile. Now that doesn't happen any more but since then it refuses to load the icons for my bookmarks which, if you look at the attached pic, ...
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save word 2010 document as pdf with bookmarks

I am saving word-document (master- and subdocuments in MS Word 2010 on Windows 7) as a pdf with the bookmark option (create bookmarks using headings). Now the funny thing: It works for all ...
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Open bookmarks via hotkeys in Firefox?

Is it possible open/launch my bookmarks in Firefox via hotkeys? If so, how? I want something that will allow me to specify the hotkey(s). I don't want another speed dial clone.
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De-duplicate Firefox bookmarks

What methods exist to de-duplicate Firefox bookmarks. As I search Google I find that there previously was a plugin called CheckPlaces, but that no longer seems to exist. Another popular suggestion ...