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So I'm using firefox beta bin from the Arch repositories.

When I open the bookmarks menu, all the folders next to my book mark folders have disappeared. They're still there if I open Bookmarks>Show all Bookmarks but not in the drop down menu.

Weird, right?
    
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Another issue. When I middle click on an area that isn't a link, it takes me to another website. Usually one I visited recently.
    
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Yeah, I also don't see the folder icons in the Bookmarks dropdown or if you have a folder within a folder on the bookmarks toolbar. I've just been ignoring it.

As for the middle click problem, FireFox defaults to when you click the middle mouse button, it takes you to the website that you have copied last. To make it a scroll button like in Windows, open the address about:config, look for the value general.autoScroll and double-click it to set it to 'true'. The middle mouse button will now scroll instead of navigate.
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Try Firefox-Nightly from the AUR, it's the B9, and I found B9 a tad bit nicer.
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No difference on the bookmark icons in b10. Although, I do like b10 better.
Edited by Jimi - 1/14/11 at 7:30pm
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Thanks Jimi. Glad it wasn't something I did this time

I got the middle click issue solved. It wasn't that big of a deal except for a few situations. An example is if I was in the news section and I was working on a quick reply, I go to middle click a link to grab a quote or something and I'm off by a few pixels. Whole post gone.

The folders thing isn't that big of a deal, it's just an aesthetics thing.
    
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I just use the bookmars side bar/panel thing with ctrl+b, everything else is taken away. I just have tabs, url bar, and a few buttons.
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I just use the bookmars side bar/panel thing with ctrl+b, everything else is taken away. I just have tabs, url bar, and a few buttons.
I like to keep my toolbar menu, but I use Roomy Bookmarks addon to hide the text until you hover over it.

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I like to keep my toolbar menu, but I use Roomy Bookmarks addon to hide the text until you hover over it.
I find it unnecessary space. =( I either use the button on the right or ctrl+b for when I need it for extensive periods of time. Other than that I just have this setup as all the major sites are in my head. =P
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post #10 of 10
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I do the same as Jimi but I just delete the text. I can identify all of them by favicon and if I hover for a second, it shows a tool tip of the URL anyway.
    
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