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Google Chrome Bookmarks or Favorites

Google Chrome bookmarks are links to websites that you visit frequently. By adding a website to your bookmark list, you can go to that site by simply clicking its name, instead of having to type its address. This is especially useful when you want to visit a page frequently which has a long url that cannot easily be remembered or typed. In this tutorial you will learn how to save bookmarks, edit bookmarks, create separate bookmark folders and show and hide the Google Chrome bookmark folder.

 

Saving Bookmarks or Favorites in Google Chrome

To save your favorite web site in the Google Chrome bookmark section, follow these steps.

Step 1:
When you are on the web page you want to save, click on the mark in Google Chrome Address bar.

Now your favorite web site has been added in the Google Chrome bookmark section. This video tutorial also helps to you learn how to store favorites in Google Chrome web browser.



 

How to Show and Hide Bookmark Folder in Google Chrome

By default Google Chrome hides the bookmark or favorite folder. But you can set it to appear on the menu bar. To do that follow these steps.

Step 1:
Click "Customize and Control Google Chrome" menu.

Customize and Control Google Chrome menu.

 

Step 2:
Select the "Always show bookmarks bar" section so it shows a check mark in front of it.

Always show bookmarks bar.

 

Step 3:
Now you can see "Other bookmarks" folder in the menu bar.

Other bookmarks button.

 

If you need to hide this "Other bookmarks" folder please follow these steps.

Step 1:
Click "Customize and Control Google Chrome" menu.

Customize and Control Google Chrome menu.

Step 2:
Select the "Always show bookmarks bar" section so the check mark in front of it is gone.

Remove tick mark form "Always show bookmarks bar".


 

Edit Google Chrome Bookmark or Favorites

If you need to edit bookmarks you have already added to the Google Chrome bookmark follow these steps to do it.

Step 1:
Click "Customize and Control Google Chrome" menu.

Customize and Control Google Chrome menu.

 

Step 2:
Select the "Always show bookmarks bar" section so it shows a check mark in front of it.

Always show bookmarks bar.

 

Step 3:
Now click on the "Other bookmarks" button which appears below the address bar.

Other bookmarks button.

Step 4:
Select your bookmark and right click on it. Then click "Edit" button.

Edit Bookmark button.

 

Step 5:
In the "Edit Bookmark window" you can edit your URL or the Name you have given it.

Bookmark edit window.

 

Create Bookmark or Favorites Folders in Google Chrome

Google Chrome Bookmark folders help to organize your favorites links. So if you need to add a folder follow these steps.

Step 1:
Click "Customize and Control Google Chrome" menu.

Customize and Control Google Chrome menu.

 

Step 2:
Select the "Always show bookmarks bar" so there is a check mark in front of it.

Always show bookmarks bar.

 

Step 3:
Right click on the "Other bookmarks" button which appears below the address bar.

Other bookmarks button.

Step 4:
Click "Add folder" button.

Google Chrome Add Folder button.

Step 5:
Write the new folder name in "New folder" box. And click "OK" button.

Google Chrome new folder

Finally you can see your folder in the "Other bookmarks" folder.

Finally created folder.

Note :
If you need to create a folder inside of another created folder all you need to do is right click on the created folder and click "Add folder" button.