STR: 1. Visit any page in the browser 2. Tap the "star" in lower-right 3. Choose "Add to home screen" 4. Be sure you've got a name & URL in the resulting dialog, and tap "Add to Home Screen" 5. Now, hit Home button to go to home screen, and pan to the screen with your just-added icon. 6. Hold down any icon to enter "jiggly" mode. 7. Tap the red "x" on the icon that you've just added. --> A removal dialog appears 8. Tap "Remove" in the dialog EXPECTED RESULTS: Icon should be removed ACTUAL RESULTS: Icon is still there. Build ID: 20130114070200 Pretty sure this used to work --> marking as "regression"
(In reply to Daniel Holbert [:dholbert] from comment #0) > --> A removal dialog appears > 8. Tap "Remove" in the dialog (BTW: that dialog has 2 buttons, [Cancel] and [Remove]. Neither one has any visible effect, other than dismissing the dialog.) This also affects apps installed via everything.me. It doesn't affect apps that I've installed through the Marketplace, though -- those pop up a different dialog (saying $APP and all of its data will be deleted"), a
Summary: Homescreen icons for browser-bookmarks can't be removed → Homescreen icons created w/ Browser 'star' icon & everything.me can't be removed
(In reply to Daniel Holbert [:dholbert] from comment #1) > It doesn't affect apps that I've installed through the Marketplace, though > -- those pop up a different dialog (saying $APP and all of its data will be > deleted"), a ...and the "Delete" button in *that* dialog does seem to work.
tracking-b2g18: --- → ?
tracking-firefox18: ? → ---
Something tells me you are on an old build. In the current build, add to the homescreen doesn't even work (known bug).
Yeah, this bug I believe was fixed. But right now, you can't even add a bookmark to the homescreen.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 6 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
I'm on the build that was released on "beta" dogfooding channel yesterday afternoon, w/ build ID 20130114070200, and "check for updates" says there's nothing new. I'm assuming the changes you're describing (and the "you can't even add a bookmark to the homescreen" issue) haven't made it to Beta channel yet, because I can add a bookmark to the homescreen just fine.
blocking-b2g: tef? → ---
tracking-b2g18: ? → ---
I was fixed here #830024
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