Is there an app...or does anybody know how...

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  1. retrokeeper

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    Was wondering if there is a way to alphabetized your favorites in Safari,I'm tired of trying to remember how far to scroll down to find a particular site I've bookmarked,since they are added as you bookmarked them,in no particular order.Seem a pain that Apple wouldn't address this issue,since one of the main reasons I use my iPad is to surf the net,and I have the option to alphabetize them on my PC.It would make it alot easier to find a site if it was.I did call an Apple store and ask them why,but they said they could not help,there was no way to alphabetize the favorites bar. Rob
     
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    Unfortunately, as you've discovered, bookmarks are not added in order, nor is there a way to automatically arrange them alphabetically. However, you can do this manually and, while a pain, it's effective. Here's how...

    In Safari, press the book icon next to the URL bar, then press edit:

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    Then, press and hold the gray lines on the right and drag your bookmarks around the drop down window:

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    You can only edit one folder at a time. Again, it's not the best method, but it is what we've got. Hope it helps.

    Marilyn
     
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    Thanks, Mickey- I think another member today was asking the same question. This will be added to my Evernote!
     
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    Thanks, it worked. I was doing this but the wrong way, I was dragging them from the bottom up, but you have to drag them from top to bottom. If not it will reset to what it was before.
     
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    Good to hear!!
     

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