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bookmarks vs favorites

by waynes84 / June 15, 2010 4:04 AM PDT

Which is the preferable way to save web sites?

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They're The Same Depending On Browser
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / June 15, 2010 4:24 AM PDT
In reply to: bookmarks vs favorites

For example, in Internet Explorer, they're called "Favorites". In Mozilla's Firefox, they're called "Bookmarks".. They are BOTH saved URL's to a preferred website.

Or do you mean something else?

Hope this helps.

Grif

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bookmarks vs favorites
by BadJamesMurphy / June 20, 2010 6:14 AM PDT
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If you're talking about where you save website addresses in you web browser so you can easily visit them again in the future, then "bookmarks" and "favorites" are actually just 2 different names for the same thing.

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Favorires
by Thriller70 / July 5, 2010 5:53 PM PDT
In reply to: bookmarks vs favorites

Favorites is my favorite,because you can save to a flash drive.Not sure about bookmarks.

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Re: bookmarks
by Kees Bakker / July 5, 2010 5:56 PM PDT
In reply to: Favorires

Bookmarks in Firefox can be exported (and imported). So that's just the same.

Kees

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