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How to hide the bookmark bar?

Both, what deltab and CustomX have mentioned are rather correct. Chrome Bookmarks Bar's visibility can be toggled on all pages except for the New Tab page. To toggle, use Ctrl+Shift+B on Windows or ...
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Prevent Google Chrome From Removing Favorites Bar

To make the bookmarks bar appear permanently, right-click it and make sure “Show bookmarks bar” is checked.  Or press Ctrl+Shift+B on the keyboard.
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How to hide the bookmark bar?

From what I know and have found in the past, it's impossible to completely remove the embedded bookmarks bar from the New Tab page. Even if you have the Show Bookmark Bar disabled within Chrome, it ...
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Shortcut to open specific bookmark / URL in Chrome

As reported in How to Assign a Keyboard Shortcut Key to Frequently Used Google Chrome Bookmarks the key is to set the specific URL to a default Search engine. Open chrome://settings/searchEngines to ...
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How to export opened tabs in Chrome?

In macOS you can use AppleScript. List the URL of each tab in the frontmost window: osascript -e{'set text item delimiters to linefeed','tell app"google chrome"to url of tabs of window 1 as ...
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Access Chrome bookmarks online w/o Chrome

As of today I could not Access my "Google Chrome Bookmarks" online without Chrome but there is a way around it. The basic idea is you download a .html file containing your chrome bookmarks from ...
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How to export opened tabs in Chrome?

In latest Chrome/Chromium you don't need any external tools. These are the steps: right click on any tab click add all tabs to bookmarks then click save click 3 dots click Bookmarks -> Bookmark ...
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Change Chrome bookmark folder icons

Although you cant change folder icon, you can rename the folder name to an Emoji so that you can see next to the folder an icon . For example you can go to https://emojipedia.org/ search for guitar, ...
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Shortcut to open specific bookmark / URL in Chrome

Another approach is to Move focus to the url bar with ⌘+L. Type the full name of the bookmark followed by a /. Press tab to select the second autocompletion (which in my experience is always the ...
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How to move bookmarks across Google Chrome profiles

On your Chrome browser's address bar enter: chrome://bookmarks Then click on the Organize menu item and choose "Export bookmarks to HTML file..." and save the file on your somewhere on your hard ...
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Drag and drop a tab to the bookmarks in Chrome

I found the solution: You can't drag the tab directly to the bookmarks but if you drag the URL bar it works perfectly!
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How to refresh bookmark favicons in chrome

My issue was that despite deleting the favicon for a locally hosted site, Chrome still displayed it. This comment on a Chromium issue says: Favicons are not stored in the cache, they're stored in ...
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Natively count all bookmarks in Firefox

Actually, yes, you can. Thanks to this Mozillazine article: http://kb.mozillazine.org/Counts_-_Counting_bookmarks_history_links_and_other_data_-_Firefox Open the Bookmarks library by pressing CTRL-...
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How can I make Chrome open bookmarked pages in new tab by default?

Alternatively, you could use javascript:window.open('url') For example, javascript:window.open('http://www.google.com')
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Is there a way to edit an existing nautilus (file manager) bookmark?

Neal's answer isn't applicable for the current combination of Ubuntu 16.04 and gtk3. The details are stored in ~/.config/gtk-3.0/bookmarks.
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How do I keep Chrome bookmarks in sync across accounts?

No direct way, but you can copy Folders from Bookmark Managers of different accounts Go to top right corner of Crome Click Manage People Add Person - This is where you will add another Crome Account ...
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'Edge' favorites folder location on Windows 10

Internet Explorer Internet Explorer has pretty much always used the C:\Users\%Username%\Favorites to store favorites These favorites were stored as files Edge has never used this location and does ...
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How to auto-hide bookmarks bar in Chrome?

Try control + Shift + B, which hides bookmark bar when any website is opened and only shows in a new tab or home page.
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Shortcut to open specific bookmark / URL in Chrome

Note: Shortcut is defined as 1 key combination, most of the other answers do require more typing. Solution A: Autohotkey Use Autohotkey and define your own shortcuts for your main bookmarks. Here is ...
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How do I change Firefox bookmark toolbar icons?

Point your bookmark at a local HTML document that immediately redirects to the desired destination. Link to a local favicon in the same directory. You may need to restart your browser before the ...
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How to search for bookmark folders in Firefox

With the advent of Firefox Quantum (v57+), which uses the new Web Extensions API, most of the previously suggested plugins no longer work. However this one - the Bookmarks Manager and Viewer - does ...
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How to refresh bookmark favicons in chrome

Actually all you need is to browse to www.site.com/favicon.ico and you will see the cached old icon, click refresh (ctrl+shift+R) or (ctrl+F5) and you will see the new one. Go back to www.site.com and ...
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Storing a HTTP POST request in a bookmark or something similar as you would with a GET request

You can create a bookmarklet that uses JavaScript to send a POST request when clicked. The following code sends a POST request with payload foo=bar to https://example.com by appending a form to the ...
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Retrieving Chrome bookmarks from crashed Windows 7 for new Windows 8

I faced the same problem and resolved it personally. Below is the resolution:- Simply goto the drive on which your chrome was installed earlier and then goto the path like D:(Older Drive Name)\Users\...
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How to hide the bookmark bar?

Chrome's default new tab page (NTP) always shows a bookmark bar, even if you turn it off for other pages. You can however install browser extensions which replace the NTP, and the replacements do not ...
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How to search for bookmark folders in Firefox

I just found Bookmark search plus 2. It will select the bookmark in the hiearchy after searching. In 2018 the previously suggested plug-ins no longer exist.
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Import bookmarks to firefox from txt file

Bookmarks can be cut, copied and pasted from firefox's bookmark manager directly. In your case, open up the text file, select all the links then go to firefox's library and click a desired folder. ...
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Import Chrome bookmarks from previous installation

Following procedure works: Turn off synchronization (Chrome menu > Signed in as > Disconnect your Google Account (do not forget to keep Chrome data saved on the computer) Close Chrome Replace ...
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How do I share an individual Google Chrome Bookmarks folder with someone else?

Two options (easiest first): You can use the new Bookmark Manager extension, which replaces the built in one. You can then go to the folder you want to share (via the extension), and click Share this ...
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How to hide bookmarks from the new tab page in Chrome?

This is now possible (January 2020) via a Registry edit, via Google Chrome's policy editor. This will cause a small note in "Settings" that your Google Chrome installation is now managed by an ...
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