Why does Ctrl+Shift+B open All Bookmarks?

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Why does Ctrl+Shift+B open All Bookmarks?

Post by sip-K0Z4 » 2019-06-24, 19:20

Is there way to make it open Unorganized Bookmarks instead?

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Re: Why does Ctrl+Shift+B open All Bookmarks?

Post by Moonchild » 2019-06-25, 11:02

Why does Ctrl+Shift+B open All Bookmarks?
Because that is the shortcut designated for that function!
"Why does F5 refresh my page?" ... ;)
Is there way to make it open Unorganized Bookmarks instead?
Yes, using an extension. There are several extensions out there that let you customize your shortcut keys.
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Re: Why does Ctrl+Shift+B open All Bookmarks?

Post by sip-K0Z4 » 2019-06-25, 12:24

I solved this by installing dorando keyconfig and adding a key with the code:
PlacesCommandHook.showPlacesOrganizer("UnfiledBookmarks");

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Re: Why does Ctrl+Shift+B open All Bookmarks?

Post by RoestVrijStaal » 2019-06-25, 13:15

Strangely enough, on Linux, the functionality is mapped on Ctrl+Shift+O, while Ctrl+Shift+B "does nothing". And it's vice-versa on Windows.

AFAIK this is a Mozilla-ism since I've experienced the same in the past when I ran Firefox 3.x on Ubuntu 8.04.x

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