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Questions tagged [bookmarks]

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

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Appending file srt of a tv series in Potplayer

I have a TV series as a 6-hour long file appended one video after the other in a single file. However, I have a bunch of .srt files in the TV series. How do use the subtitles in the TV series. All the ...
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How to keep chrome bookmark menu open and not disappear after moving a bookmark?

When I reposition a bookmark, the entire menu collapses, and then I have to open it again. This is especially a nuisance when I have many bookmarks to move around or have deeply nested folders. How ...
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Google Chrome Erases my new Extensions and bookmarks when I close it

I have one set of bookmarks on my account on a computer at work, and sync everything is turned on. However on my home desktop I am logged on to the same google chrome account, but have a completely ...
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Firefox cannot access bookmarks and history on Ubuntu 18.04

Firefox somehow loses access to its bookmarks and history files on every reboot. I tried the following options which solve the problem until I reboot again: Followed Mozilla's troubleshooting guide ...
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Restore toolbar bookmarks

Currently I have some bookmarks in the bookmarks toolbar. If I export the bookmarks to HTML, then import them, they do not get added to the bookmarks toolbar. Instead, they are added as a sub-menu in ...
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Where are Chromium bookmarks and history stored [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 16.04 and Chromium. The Chromium had been working for the last 3 months and I kept periodically adding new and new bookmarks to it. Yesterday, it crashed after an automatic update ...
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Chromium lost bookmarks and history after an automatic update

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. Yesterday Chromium automatically updated and immediately crashed. After I restarted it, the bookmarks and history for the last three months were gone. It may be that I had ...
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Where does Chromium store bookmarks and browsing history in Ubuntu?

I am using Ubuntu 16.04 and Chromium. Where does the latter store bookmarks and history? There are several bookmark folders, but there is no file ~/.config/chromium/ in the system.
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Chromium bookmarks suddenly lost

How can I recover lost chromium bookmarks? I had been using Chromium for several months and periodically stored my browsing situation and the results of my work in the bookmarks. Today Chromium ...
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How can I stay synced with Chrome but require sign-in when opening the window?

If I add myself as a person on Chrome and sign in with sync, it shows all my bookmarks and knows all my saved passwords: great. But if I close Chrome and re-open it everything is still signed in ...
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How can I restore Google Chrome settings from last Windows

My Windows was crashed and I installed another Windows, but I have full access to all my last Windows' files. Can I use them to access only bookmarks and not even history, passwords, settings, etc?
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Synchronize Firefox bookmarks but use different “views”

My aim is to synchronize Firefox bookmarks on different devices but without merging them simplistically; instead, I would like the bookmarks from each device, although accessible by all devices, to be ...
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Is it possible to saveas pdf in MsWord including Headings and Word bookmarks options? I need both

I want Headings Bookmarks and Word Bookmarks when saving the word document as PDF. Is it possible? I need both option output as shown in the following screen.
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Chrome bookmarks with Roaming profile

Roughly 30 PC clients on a domain (win 2012r2) Roaming profile activated via GPO Google Chrome for everybody Some of my users have a problem with their Bookmarks on Chrome, in fact, they multiply ...
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Bookmarks advanced search

My use-case: I want to search my bookmarks to find everything about Git. When I search "Git" — I get every link from github.com as well, and I can't exclude it from search. Even if I could limit ...
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Autocomplete no longer works on Google Bookmarks javascript bookmarklet

It just stopped one day a while back. If someone could at least confirm whether or not its a universal issue or just my browser I would appreciate it. I'm referring to the bookmarklet one can add from ...
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Bookmark synchronization without using google sync [closed]

I am using Iridium, a chrome based browser. I would like to synchronize my bookmarks without using google sync (which is not enabled in Iridium). I am open to installing plugins if needed. I have ...
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How to disable Firefox bookmark autosave (new in release 62)?

The new FireFox Release 62 automatically saves a bookmark after pressing <Ctrl-D> and waiting a few seconds (for a page that is not bookmarked earlier): They seem to end up in Other bookmarks: ...
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Organize imported bookmarks in Chrome

I imported some bookmarks from my Opera browser into Chrome. Now I have an Imported folder in my bookmarks (which is almost exactly the same as my Chrome bookmark bar, cuz I actually imported them ...
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How do I select text between two “bookmarks” in Word VBA?

I used the code you provided for this previous question but I am getting the Compile Error: Sub or Function not defined. I'm using VBA 7.1 and Word 2016. Sub SelectTextBetweenBookmarks() Set ...
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Combine shared and local bookmarks in Chrome

I use more computers on different locations and I use shared bookmarks in Chrome to have the same bookmarks everywhere. (I mainly use bookmarks on the toolbar, but that is probably not important. By "...
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How to delete all bookmarks of a PDF file in Mac?

I read PDF books and I used to make a lot of bookmarks. After some time , I don't need the old , I need the newer. (Not a good habit.) img of may case How to delete all bookmarks of a PDF file in ...
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Hyperlinking with Word 2013 and Acrobat DC

I have two files A Word doc with unlinked references to 200 tables. An Excel file of 200 tables converted to a PDF with bookmarks for each table. I will eventually need a PDF with all those ...
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Chrome: Navigate to the folder with keyboard while bookmarking

I have a three- or four-level nested folder structure to organize my chrome bookmarks. When I click "bookmark", it is somewhat painful to navigate to the appropriate folder with mouse clicks. (The ...
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Batch replace to fix URL error in all bookmarks?

Somehow in Chrome Bookmarks (High Sierra) all of my bookmarked URLs suffixes are ".url.url" -- yes, doubled! I have no idea how I did this, just want to fix it! It would take forever to go through ...
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How to prevent Firefox from replacing slash to %2F in shortcut with wildcard

I have a shortcut in Firefox that uses a wildcard (%s). The Adress (http://dx.doi.org/%s) takes a DOI as an argument, which always contains a slash (/). Until now it had been working fine. Now, ...
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How do I stop (syncing) the delete of some bookmarks in chrome

I have the bookmark file, but if I try to replace Chrome's now-bad bookmarks file, and open chrome, the (syncing) of delete files occurs. How do I get this to work? Also, by mistake I ordered the ...
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Is there a way to set automatic data deletion in Firefox?

Is there a way to set over the ini file so that after 10 minutes the page data in the inactive bookmarks are deleted? In the bookmark would be only the URL information page. When an inactive bookmark ...
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Force upload Bookmarks to Google Chrome sync

I was using X-Marks Bookmarks manager, but now this project is closed. I tried default Google Chrome sync, but mistakenly I pressed sort bookmarks in bookmarks manager. This corrupted data was ...
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Chrome - how to customize the “add bookmark” popup

I am looking for a way to change and customize the standard popup window that comes up in Chrome whenever one wants to add a bookmark. This is the window I'm talking about: I've searched through ...
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Bookmark aspx page with variables

I know I can add ?ElementID=Value to a URL and when the page loads, if there is a form field like <input id="ElementID"> the word Value will be in it. Is there a way to do this for aspx pages? ...
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missing `show your bookmarks` icon in Firefox

On a fresh installation of Firefox the "show your bookmarks" icon (control-shift-O) is missing from Firefox 59.0.2 on Windows 10 Pro. The "show your bookmarks" icon is above the green arrow (which I ...
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Google Chrome bookmarks issue

I have been having a strange issue with the Google Chrome bookmarks bar. Every time I install Google Chrome and sync with my GMail account, I get dozens of bookmarks folders into my bookmarks. Its ...
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Google Chrome - Bookmark Syncing hell - Advanced troubleshooting

After a lot of research I'm writing about a big problem that makes Chrome not working well on Bookmark syncing until the last version (65.0.3325.181) While X-Mark which is being discontinued has some ...
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Hide Word bookmarks on exported PDF but keep the links functional

I want to export Word document to PDF and HTML: PDF bookmarks should be created based on both headings and Word bookmarks, but Word bookmarks should not be shown on on the PDF viewer's bookmark tree. ...
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How to backup/restore Firefox bookmarks in JSON format from the command line?

In Firefox I can open the bookmark management via the menu Bookmarks → Show All Bookmarks and use the functions Backup resp. Restore to save resp. load an entire bookmark tree in JSON format. As far ...
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Libre Office Writer: assign shortcut to bookmark

In this large file I have a few bookmarks which I go to quite a lot. I simply want to assign a shortcut (hotkey) to one of them. I couldn't see any way to "directly" assign a hotkey (e.g. Ctrl-Shift-...
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Self hosted Firefox sync server with LDAP backend

For security and privacy reasons, I want to setup my own server for syncing bookmarks and history in Firefox browser. We have Sync 1.1 which supports MySQL or LDAP backend for user authentication - at ...
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In Firefox, how to find the bookmark count in a selected folder, including subfolders?

If I use bookmark search, it searches all the bookmarks in every single folder and not just the selected one, so it is useless. When I choose a folder and select everything in it with Ctrl+A, it will ...
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How to avoid chrome bookmarks that have trailing slash and parameter in URL?

I bookmark lot of webpages, and Google chrome show me, weather that page is already bookmarked or not in star icon. If it is filled with blue color then it is already bookmarked and if is blank then ...
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Chrome Sync Item Count Issue

When I was using chrome latest Version 64.0.3282.186 (Official Build) (64-bit) found that bookmarks are weird (shown old copied). Thus perform reset sync from the chrome sync dashboard included ...
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Firefox Saving Booksmarks to the incorrect folder [duplicate]

A few weeks ago, I noticed that whenever I save a bookmark in Firefox, it goes to the Other Bookmarks folder not the the main bookmark menu. Is it possible to set a default location for newly saved ...
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How to create a root level folder in Chrome bookmarks

I'm getting mad with the bookmark manager in Google Chrome. I understand that I can create folders, but for some reason it only works for me that it creates a subfolder of the current selected root ...
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CSS needed change font size items in bookmarks toolbar folder

Just found Firefox- How to change font size of items in folder on bookmarks toolbar? Realize it's for an older Firefox version, which might not work in 57+, but want to give it a try there. Needing ...
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How to persist Firefox Bookmark pane setting?

The latest Firefox has a bookmark button near the address bar. When the bookmark pane is showing and then Firefox shutdown, the bookmark state is lost. When Firefox restarts the bookmark pane is not ...
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Can I customize the icon for a link in my Bookmarks Bar on Google Chrome

Is it possible to change the icon in my Bookmarks Bar ? Or, if they cannot be changed, could I remove the icons all together and just leave a text link ?
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After having set up a Mozilla sync server, what are the next steps?

I'd like to synchronize bookmarks (and eventually passwords) between multiple Firefox installations on a local network (4 PCs). I have followed this tutorial and think that I have the server up and ...
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Searching for bookmark folder names in Firefox Quantum?

I have Firefox Quantum 57.0.2 (64-bit) in Windows 7. In the Bookmarks list, unfortunately, I can search only for bookmark names but not for bookmark folder names! I have a deeply nested bookmarks ...
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Create internet browser shortcut which logs into ebay account

I've got two accounts for eBay, a personal and a work account. I'm forever swapping accounts on a daily basis. I wondered whether 2 bookmarks could be created on my desktop. The bookmarks would ...
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Prevent Google Chrome From Removing Favorites Bar

I have my favorite websites saved in the favorite bar in Google CHROME like below However, once I click one, the bar disappears. How do I get it to permanently stay in place, so I don't have to ...