Google Chrome tips: Know how to export Chrome bookmarks on iPhones, Androids, PCs

    Google Chrome allows users to bookmark their favorite page and export them to other browsers. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how you can do it.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Jul 13 2022, 14:51 IST
    Check out a step-by-step guide on how to export Chrome bookmarks.
    Check out a step-by-step guide on how to export Chrome bookmarks. (Pixabay)
    Check out a step-by-step guide on how to export Chrome bookmarks.
    Check out a step-by-step guide on how to export Chrome bookmarks. (Pixabay)

    Google Chrome is one of the most preferred web browsers globally. Over the years, it has managed to steal a march on Microsoft browsers as well as Mozilla Firefox. It did so by offering a number of standout features and we explain one here. Do you know that Chrome allows you to bookmark pages so that you can easily find them later? You can bookmark those pages in Chrome and interestingly, if you have Chrome linked to your Google account, you can access those bookmarks on any device via the Chrome web browser. That's not all, you can even access those bookmarked pages on another web browser or on a device where you can't log into your Google account with some easy and simple tricks. Here's how you can do it.

    How to export bookmarks from Chrome to another web browser on a PC

    Step 1: Open Google Chrome on your PC and head to the menu or three dots icon in the top right corner of the browser.

    Step 2: Next, click Bookmarks and then select Bookmark Manager.

    Step 3: Again, click on the three vertical dots and select Export Bookmarks.

    Step 4: Tap on the Save As menu and browse the location where you want to export your bookmarks. Enter a name for the file and set the “Type” to HTML document.

    Step 5: Click on Save and it's done.

    How to export Chrome bookmarks on Android

    Though Google Chrome does not allow users to export bookmarks on Android phones or iPhone, you can use Chrome's sync feature to do the same. Here's how you can do it

    Step 1: Open Chrome on your Android device and go to menu

    Step 2: Select Settings and tap on Sync.

    Step 3: Set the slider to the On to sync everything, and tick the boxes next to the pages you want to sync..

    Step 4: Then head to your PC and open Chrome settings

    Step 5: Select Bookmark and then Bookmark Manager

    Step 6: Select Export Bookmarks from the menu and name your bookmarks export file.

    Step 7: Choose the location where you want to save the file. Do note that the format must be set to HTML text.

    Step 8: Click on Save and it's done.

    How to export Chrome bookmarks on iOS

    Time
    Tools
    Supplies
    20 Minutes
    iPhone
    • Updated browser
    • Interne
    Step 1:

    Open Chrome menu on iOS  and then select Bookmarks.

    Step 2:

    You will see a list of your saved bookmarks. Tap the back arrow available in the upper left corner of the screen and select bookmarks from your other devices’ Chrome browser and tap any of the folders. And It’s done. 

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    First Published Date: 13 Jul, 14:51 IST
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