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Windows 7: Problem importing chrome boomarks into IE 11

01 Jan 2014   #11
jo69

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

IE 10 is working well now
thanks

What I was enquiring about was I now have a Folder in my IE Favorites called Bookmarks (with all the Chrome FBookmarks
Which is what I wanted
I would like to merge some of them with folders I already have in IE Will it mess my pc up?


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01 Jan 2014   #12
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

I would personally leave them separate I believe this is the view you now have,
Attachment 299764
As you might notice I have Deleted all of the default Favorites folders except the Favorites bar which I use.
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01 Jan 2014   #13
jo69

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
I would personally leave them separate I believe this is the view you now have,
Attachment 299764
As you might notice I have Deleted all of the default Favorites folders except the Favorites bar which I use.
it looks very neat lol But mine are a bit messy I seem to have 100s
Cant send you a screenshot as when I click on snipping tool I lose the opened window

I have folders both in IE favorites and now Bookmarks that are related to the same things

I only keep chrome to organise my android tablet bookmarks
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01 Jan 2014   #14
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

I think I know what your seeing,
Inside my bookmarks folder are allot of other folders=like when you give a bookmark in chrome a different name than the url link shows which is normal or it did the same thing to me/ not sure why but I live with it
Yes the snipping tool is impossible to use on popup boxes like this,
I use keyboard shortcuts to take screen shots like this,
On my machine holding down the Shift key and pressing the PrtScen key takes a screen shot,
But I have to open Microsoft Paint and click on the Paste button so the screen shot appears from the windows clipboard,
Then I can rectangle select a portion of the image and crop it then save as jpeg and name it. upload it where ever I need to,
Keyboard shortcuts can vary,
On a laptop with the FN key you would hold it down and use a similar key PrtScen which this one might be slightly different,
But opening Paint would still be required to paste in to see the file.
Paint is located the same place as the snipping tool/ Start/ All programs/ Accessories folder.
Cheers.
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07 Jan 2014   #15
jo69

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks for the tips
Got another problem now though lol
When imported into ie10 my chrome bookmarks were just all on one folder called bookmarks.
I have the links toolbar enabled in IE. With just a few links in it for mail etc
But today I noticed all the chrome bookmarks are in it also! As well as still being in the bookmarks folder in IE favorites
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07 Jan 2014   #16
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

That is weird must of been a prior import showing up ?
Not much I can suggest beside deleting them from I'm guessing the Favorites bar ?
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