Firefox - Bookmarks Autocomplete
Thread poster: Claudia Alvis

Claudia Alvis  Identity Verified
Peru
Local time: 06:54
Member
Spanish
+ ...
Nov 23, 2005

Hello,

I installed Firefox today but I can't find a way to autocomplete my bookmarks from the address bar. In IE my favorites are autocompleted or I just type them down and the browser will open it. Which saves me a lot of time. From what I understand, in Firefox I have to assign a keyword to each bookmark to make it work. Is that true? Is there a way I can do this automatically?

Thanks,

Cali


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Fernando Toledo  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 13:54
German to Spanish
can only autocomplete Nov 23, 2005

if you type it before.

Rgds...a Opera 8.5 user

Toledo
Technical translator DE-ES
Cologne-Germany
Phone +49 - 221 8800810
Fax +49 - 89 1488 243610
E-Mail Toledo
Skype Toledo


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Timothy Barton
Local time: 12:54
French to English
+ ...
When you'd like a function in Firefox.... Nov 24, 2005

Just search for extensions!

http://www.ticklespace.com/node/7

When you click the "install" link, you'll get a blocker at the top of the screen. Unblock the website, then click on it again.

May I also recommend the "Add Bookmark Here" extension. Makes it much easier to manage your bookmarks.


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Claudia Alvis  Identity Verified
Peru
Local time: 06:54
Member
Spanish
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
Autocomplete name of the bookmarks Nov 24, 2005

Thank you Timoty and Toledo. I think I wasn't clear with what I wanted. I do have the AutoMarks extension installed but I was looking for a way to autocomplete the title of the bookmarks.

For example I have 7 o 8 links for financial glossaries so in IE I had to type 'financial glossary' and I would inmediately see 'financial glossary 1', 'financial glossary 2', etc. Regardless of the urls, which sometimes are impossible to remember.

I've also installed an extension called 'Enhanced Bookmark Search' which lets me open a web site by typing the name of the bookmark, but it doesn't have an autocomplete feature.

I've been looking around on the Mozilla web site and I think I will have to wait for a new extension.

Thanks,

Claudia


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Firefox - Bookmarks Autocomplete

Advanced search






CafeTran Espresso
You've never met a CAT tool this clever!

Translate faster & easier, using a sophisticated CAT tool built by a translator / developer. Accept jobs from clients who use SDL Trados, MemoQ, Wordfast & major CAT tools. Download and start using CafeTran Espresso -- for free

More info »
TM-Town
Manage your TMs and Terms ... and boost your translation business

Are you ready for something fresh in the industry? TM-Town is a unique new site for you -- the freelance translator -- to store, manage and share translation memories (TMs) and glossaries...and potentially meet new clients on the basis of your prior work.

More info »



Forums
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search