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"Bookmark All Tabs" only saves location. Does not save Name as regular bookmark does.




8 years ago
7 years ago


(Reporter: damacus, Unassigned)


3.6 Branch
Mac OS X

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)


(Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2011-2-25])



8 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.6; en-US; rv: Gecko/20100316 Firefox/3.6.2
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.6; en-US; rv: Gecko/20100316 Firefox/3.6.2

When I run bookmark all tabs, the resulting bookmark names are all, eg, "ploplinux.html" or "downloads.html" or "msg00101.html". The links do work, the URLs are fine, but because the Name field is left blank, I can't easily find them using the Awesome Bar.  Also, when I view the folder, the names tell me nothing. Making a regular bookmark saves the title in the name.  Bookmark all tabs not doing the same makes me think it's a bug.

I believe previous versions populated the name field with the page title tag for bookmark all tabs.  

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open several tabs, including specific pages, not just root locations
2. Run Bookmark All Tabs.
3. In Organize bookmarks, look at the resulting bookmarks.  They will not have user-friendly titles.
Actual Results:  
The resulting bookmarks will not have user-friendly titles. 

Expected Results:  
I expect the automated equivalent of creating a folder and bookmarking each page.  Using the bookmark page process saves the name in addition to the location.


8 years ago
Version: unspecified → 3.6 Branch
Reporter, are you still seeing this issue with Firefox 3.6.13 or later in safe mode or a fresh profile? If not, please close. These links can help you in your testing.
Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2011-2-25]
This bug has had the CLOSEME tag for several weeks and the date in the tag is far gone. If the reporter can still see this issue, Please retest with Firefox 3.6.x or later and a new profile (http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Managing+profiles). Then please remove the closeme tag in the whiteboard, mark the bug against the proper version and comment on the bug.
Last Resolved: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE

Comment 3

7 years ago
Reporter here.  I've verified this bug is not present in 3.6.15.

Sorry for not responding earlier. Couldn't access my account.
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