Solved Why can I not bookmark an article?

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  1. Cyprus

    Cyprus Master of the 'never give up' attitude

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    Pretty simple question, why is there no option to bookmark an article like there is to bookmark posts?
    I have a few articles that I would like to save to reference, but I don't want to add them to my already cluttered desktop bookmarks tab.
    Am I missing something, or can a future update include this feature?

    ETA: I don't mean "watching" an article. I mean actually bookmarking it under the bookmarks tab.
     
  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    I don't think that's an option yet. You could do like I do a create an article that contains your favorite links, articles, threads, posts, etc.
     
  3. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator

    Just to be clear, you said you didn't mean "watching" and you don't mean "bookmarking" in your browser, right?
     
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  4. Cyprus

    Cyprus Master of the 'never give up' attitude

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    Correct
     
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  5. CarpCharacin

    CarpCharacin Cyprinus carpio

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    The bookmarks feature is provided by an add-on, and the articles feature is provided by a different add-on written by a different developer. The bookmarks add-on doesn't support bookmarking articles.
     
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  6. WVduckchick

    WVduckchick For The Birds!

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    So this is never going to happen?
    I just noticed I could bookmark someone’s gallery, not sure I’d ever want to, but ok. Bookmarking articles would be most useful!
     
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  7. CarpCharacin

    CarpCharacin Cyprinus carpio

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    XenForo 2.1 will have native supports for bookmarks, so I'm thinking the developer of the articles add-on may add support for bookmarks in a future version, but that's just speculation, and we probably won't upgrade to XF 2.1 for at least a year, it isn't even out yet, and we need to wait until all the critical add-ons are ready.
     

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