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I want to put shortcuts from my bookmarks onto my desktop. I tried to drag and drop from bookmarks to desktop , but it didn't work,,,help please.

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You can open the "Show all Bookmarks" option in Firefox and drag and drop the bookmark from the dialog to the Desktop

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Thanks Theodotos, I just installed Ubuntu for the first time last night , looks strange. – Doug Dec 5 '11 at 20:04

I have a very similar question here

I opted to use the firefox add-on mentioned near the end.

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