How To Export Bookmarks From Chrome

Bookmark is a method of saving the specific address of a web page, not just the site’s homepage. While using most browsers, pressing Ctrl + D will bookmarks the page you are browsing.This feature allow to save web page link easy for future reference or usage.Here we will explain step by step on how to export bookmarks from chrome and also how to import bookmarks on chrome and every thing you need to know about bookmarks.

WHY CREATE BOOKMARKS

A bookmark is very helpful when you find a web page with some cool stuff and you want to remember so that you can visit again at another day. When you bookmark a web page, you are creating a shortcut for quick access to that web page. You can access that bookmark at any time and view the web page as many times as you want without any hassle of having to search the Internet so that to find it again.

WHERE CAN I FIND MY BOOKMARKS??

once you book maarks a web pages you can find it on bookmarks section on the broser menu.Or you can use the following keybord-shortcuts to view bookmarks

  • Google Chrome – Ctrl+Shift+O or Cmd+Shift+B
  • Mozilla Firefox – Ctrl+B or Ctrl+Shift+B
  • Microsoft Edge – Ctrl+I
  • Internet Explorer – Ctrl+I
  • Opera – Ctrl+Shift+B

How To Export Bookmarks From Chrome

STEP 1: Open Google Chrome.

Click or double-click the Chrome app icon on your desktop, which resembles a red, yellow, green, and blue sphere.

STEP 2: Open Chrome Menu

Click the Chrome menu button in the top-right corner of the window and from the Bookmarks option select Bookmark Manager.

HOW TO EXPORT BOOKMARKS FROM CHROME

STEP 3: Open the Bookmarks menu.

Click the ⋮ icon in the far-right side of the blue banner that’s at the top of the Bookmarks window.This will triggle a drop-down menu to appear.
NOTE: Be carefull to not click the ⋮ icon that’s either to the right of an individual bookmark or in the upper-right corner of the Chrome window’s grey section, as doing that will not give you the proper options.

Click Export bookmarks(One among the option in drop-menu).After that a file explorer(window) or finder(mac) will be opened.

Enter a name. Type in a name for your bookmarks file and then save your file whenever you want.

HERE HOW TO IMPORT BOOKMARK IN CHROME

Bookmark that were exported in HTML format can also be Imported to google chrome.Doing this you will have to follow simple steps as shown below.

STEP 1: Open Chrome on your computer

Double click on chrome app icon in your desktop To open chrome .

STEP 2:Open Chrome Menu

click the icon with three vertical dots at the top right on google chrome window to bring chrome menu into action

STEP 3:Navigate To Bookmarks

Navigate to Bookmarks and click on import bookmarks and settings.

STEP 4:Select Import Bookmarks html file

There after click on the triangle and drop menu will appear then select bookmarks html file.Then choose the bookmark file you want to import.

how to import bookmarks to chrome

BONUS POINT

You can also import bookmark from bookmark menu (refer step 3 on how to export bookmark from chrome).On bookmark menu click on import bookmarks and select your file to import.

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