1.    30 Oct 2016 #1
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    Edge will not show favorites


    Edge will not show IE imported favorites in the favorites bar ,I tried using Brinks remove all favourites from Edge and started over by importing from IE ,still nothing ,it just show the message to import favorites , thanks for reading this
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  2.    30 Oct 2016 #2
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    Quote Originally Posted by caperjack View Post
    Edge will not show IE imported favorites in the favorites bar ,I tried using Brinks remove all favourites from Edge and started over by importing from IE ,still nothing ,it just show the message to import favorites , thanks for reading this
    Unfortunately, you have to drag them from the imported folder to the Favorites Bar manually.
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  3.    30 Oct 2016 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by Edwin View Post
    Unfortunately, you have to drag them from the imported folder to the Favorites Bar manually.
    thank you ,there are hundreds ,so if it has to be one by one that won't be happening
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  4.    30 Oct 2016 #4
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    Probably a dumb question, but....
    Do you have Favorites set like this:
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  5.    30 Oct 2016 #5
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    Quote Originally Posted by caperjack View Post
    thank you ,there are hundreds ,so if it has to be one by one that won't be happening
    You could drag the whole folder to the Bar and use it as a 'flyout'.
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  6.    30 Oct 2016 #6
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    yes that is how I have it ,, I just created a new folder on the bar, and now the message to import its gone , I will try dragging the original favorites folder to the bar folder,, thank you
    Quote Originally Posted by Cliff S View Post
    Probably a dumb question, but....
    Do you have Favorites set like this:
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  7.    30 Oct 2016 #7
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    ok, thank you both for the tips ,I just drug the folder to the bar and that works ,so it will do just have to open the folder ,{that no big deal },, thanks again.


    edit and I just figured out how to drag single sites from favorites folder to the favorites bar, good to go ,thanks again
    Last edited by caperjack; 30 Oct 2016 at 13:01.
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