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Firefox 3.03 tabs not saving in Bookmark toolbar

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Firefox 3.03 tabs not saving in Bookmark toolbar. It lets me make the changes but when I close the browser and come back the changes are gone. I can't permanently add or remove items. The changes only last until I close the browser. Any ideas. On XP PC
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Hello jjc_mn,

1. Check if an addon is interfering.  Go to Tools > Addons and disable the addons. Click OK.

If Firefox does not open, go to Start > Programs > Mozilla Firefox > Mozilla Firefox (Safe Mode)

2. Check if a program running in the background is interfering. Disable firewall, antivirus, antispyware, spam blocker, and desktop programs.

3. Clear your cookies and cache files. Go to Tools > Options > Privacy tab. Under Private Data, click "Clear Now" button.  Click OK.

4. If no joy, your profile is corrupt. Create a new Firefox profile
http://www.mozilla.org/support/firefox/profile

Then migrate your settings to new profile
http://kb.mozillazine.org/Migrating_settings_to_a_new_profile

5. Run Firefox Standard Diagnostics
http://kb.mozillazine.org/Standard_diagnostic

6. If no joy, back up your bookmarks.  Uninstall Firefox and delete your Firefox profile files.  Then do a clean install of Firefox.

Hope this helps!
war1
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