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How to Import or Export Google Chrome Bookmarks as HTML in Windows


You can keep track of the websites you visit frequently by storing them as bookmarks in Google Chrome. The bookmarks bar is a toolbar in Chrome that you can also add your favorite websites you visit frequently on to make opening them faster and more convenient.

This tutorial will show you how to import (restore) or export (backup) your Google Chrome bookmarks as a .html file in Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10.


 CONTENTS:

  • Option One: To Export Google Chrome Bookmarks to HTML File
  • Option Two: To Import Google Chrome Bookmarks from HTML File





Import or Export Google Chrome Bookmarks as HTML in Windows OPTION ONE Import or Export Google Chrome Bookmarks as HTML in Windows
To Export Google Chrome Bookmarks to HTML File

1. Open Google Chrome.
2. Click/tap on the Customize and control Google Chrome (More) Name:  More.png
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If you like, you could also press the Ctrl+Shift+O keys to directly open Bookmark manager.

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3. Click/tap on the Organize (3 dots) button, and click/tap on Export bookmarks in the drop down menu. (see screenshot below)

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4. Navigate to where you want to save the exported .html file to, enter a file name you want for the .html file, and click/tap on Save. (see screenshot below)

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Import or Export Google Chrome Bookmarks as HTML in Windows OPTION TWO Import or Export Google Chrome Bookmarks as HTML in Windows
To Import Google Chrome Bookmarks from HTML File

1. Open Google Chrome.
2. Click/tap on the Customize and control Google Chrome (More) Name:  More.png
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If you like, you could also press the Ctrl+Shift+O keys to directly open Bookmark manager.

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3. Click/tap on the Organize (3 dots) , and click/tap on Import bookmarks in the drop down menu. (see screenshot below)

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4. Navigate to the location of the .html file, select the .html file, and click/tap on Open. (see screenshot below)

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5. The bookmarks from the .html file will now be imported into Google Chrome. (see screenshot below)

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That's it,
Shawn