How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome  

    How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome

    How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome

    Published by Category: Browsers & Email
    09 May 2021
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    How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome


    Starting with Google Chrome 89, you can click on the Bookmark icon or right click on a tab to add tabs to a reading list to save a page for later.

    The Reading list button will show on the bookmarks bar by default to the right of the Other bookmarks button.

    This tutorial will show you how to add or remove the Reading list button on the bookmarks bar in Google Chrome for your account in Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10.

    Reading List is only available if enabled in Google Chrome.

    Reading List is currently only enabled by default in Google Chrome Canary.


    EXAMPLE: Reading list in Google Chrome
    How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome-google_chrome_add_to_reading_list-1.png How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome-google_chrome_add_to_reading_list-2.png
    How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome-google_chrome_reading_list-1.png How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome-google_chrome_reading_list-2.png



    Here's How:

    1 Open Google Chrome.

    2 Right click or press and hold on the bookmarks bar. (see screenshots below)

    3 Click/tap on Show reading list to check (add - default) or uncheck (remove) it for what you want.

    How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome-google_chrome_show_reading_list-1.png How to Add or Remove Reading List on Bookmarks Bar in Google Chrome-google_chrome_show_reading_list-2.png


    That's it,
    Shawn Brink




  1. Posts : 2
    Windows 10
       #1

    Is there a way to get rid of the "add to reading list" option when you click on the star in the url bar? So that it goes back to how it was before and you can add a bookmark instantly without the second unnecessary click? I add a lot of bookmarks and it's getting very annoying.
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       #2

    CosmoCattell said:
    Is there a way to get rid of the "add to reading list" option when you click on the star in the url bar? So that it goes back to how it was before and you can add a bookmark instantly without the second unnecessary click? I add a lot of bookmarks and it's getting very annoying.
    Hello Cosmo,

    You could use the method in the tutorial below to disable the Reading List feature to completely remove it.

    How to Enable or Disable Reading List Feature in Google Chrome
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  3. Posts : 1
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       #3

    Brink said:
    Hello Cosmo,

    You could use the method in the tutorial below to disable the Reading List feature to completely remove it.

    How to Enable or Disable Reading List Feature in Google Chrome
    I'm having the same problem, the above method is not working as of september 18, 2021. In google flags it says reading mode disabled but when trying to bookmark a page the option "add to reading list" still appears
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       #4

    bjroxx2 said:
    I'm having the same problem, the above method is not working as of september 18, 2021. In google flags it says reading mode disabled but when trying to bookmark a page the option "add to reading list" still appears
    Hello, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    Please go ahead and post a screenshot showing where you see this at still. I'll do some testing to see if I may be able to find a way to remove or disable it.

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