How to Create, View, Edit and Delete Bookmarks in Chrome and Firefox

In this post, we will see the steps to create, view, edit and delete bookmarks on Windows PC and Android.

Without any delay, let's see how to do this task on Chrome and Firefox browsers.

PC

Create Bookmark in Chrome

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    Go to the page which you want to bookmark.
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    Click on "Star" icon in the Address Bar.
Star icon on Google Chrome browser
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    The Bookmark is added now. 
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    In the popup, you can give a name to the bookmark, change its folder, edit or delete the bookmark. Press "Done" button once you are "OK" with the Bookmark. 
Done button

Note: Alternatively, you can use Chrome shortcut do this task. The shortcut for doing this task is Ctrl + D.

Bookmark All Tabs of the Chrome Window at Once

To do this, just press Ctrl + Shift + D and then provide the name to the folder where the bookmarks will be stored. After that, tap "Save" button.

Save button to bookmark all the opened tabs at once

You can do the same task by right clicking mouse over the tab and then select "Bookmark all tabs."

View, Edit and Delete Bookmarks in Chrome

Press Ctrl + Shift + O, and you can see the Bookmarks Manager. Here, you can see all your bookmarks of your Chrome web browser.

Remember that if you already signed into the Chrome with the same Google account on your other devices, then you can see the bookmarks from all those devices too in the "Bookmarks Manager" of the Chrome Browser.

Also, keep in mind that by default, the bookmarks that are added using your Android device are saved to the "Mobile bookmarks" folder.

Click Overflow Menu beside individual bookmarks, and you can see these options - Edit, Copy URL, Delete (to delete that individual bookmark), Open in new tab, Open in new window, Open in incognito window.

Delete option to remove individual bookmark

In case, if you want to delete multiple bookmarks at once, press Ctrl and then select the bookmarks you want to delete, and then click "Delete" at the top.

Delete button to delete selected bookmarks

If you want to delete all bookmarks of a folder at once, press Ctrl + A and then press "Delete" option at the top.

Delete option to delete all the bookmarks of the folder at once

Create Bookmark in Firefox

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    Open the web page you want to bookmark and then click "Star" icon (which is beside "Save to Pocket" icon).
Star icon on Firefox
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    The page is bookmarked now.
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    In the popup, you have the options to change bookmark name, change the folder where the bookmark is stored, add tags and delete the bookmark. If you are "OK" with the bookmark, click "Done."
Done button on popup

You can also create the bookmark by press Ctrl + D too.

Bookmark All Tabs of the Firefox Window at Once

Right-click on a tab and then select "Bookmark All Tabs" option. In the popup, provide the folder name, select the folder as per your wish and then click "Add Bookmarks" button.

Add Bookmarks button

Alternatively, press Ctrl + Shift + D to do the same task.

View, Edit and Delete Bookmarks in Firefox

Press Ctrl + Shift + B to see all your bookmarks of your Firefox web browser. Remember that if you are using Firefox Sync, then you can see the bookmarks of your other devices here that are using Firefox Sync.

Keep in mind that the bookmarks of your Android device are under "Mobile Bookmarks" folder.

Right-click on an individual bookmark and you can see various options regarding it includes deleting it.

Delete option to delete individual bookmark

Press Ctrl and select bookmarks you wish, and then right-click on the top of the tab and choose "Delete" to delete multiple bookmarks at once.

Delete option to delete selected bookmark

Press Ctrl + A to select all bookmarks, right click on it and then choose "Delete" option to delete all bookmarks of the folder at once.

Delete option to delete all bookmarks of the folder

Android

Create Bookmark in Chrome App for Android

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    Go to the page you want to bookmark in the Chrome app for Android.
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    Tap Overflow Menu (three vertical dots).
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    Now, hit "Star" icon.
Star icon on Chrome app

That is all. The page is bookmarked, and you will see a toast message at the bottom of the browser stating it.

Tap "Edit" in the toast message if you want to edit the bookmark.

Steps to View, Edit and Delete Bookmarks in Chrome App

Tap Overflow Menu > Bookmarks.

Now, you can see all your bookmarks of Chrome app. If you signed in to the Chrome with the same Google account on other devices, then you can see the bookmarks from those devices here.

The "Mobile bookmarks" is the default folder for all your bookmarks that are saved on Android. "Bookmarks bar" is the place where you can see all your PC bookmarks.

Mobile bookmarks

Tap "Mobile bookmarks" and then Overflow Menu beside the bookmark and you can see the following options:

Select - Select the bookmark. After selecting a bookmark, you can see many options.

Edit - To edit the bookmark.

Move - To move the bookmark to another folder.

Delete - Delete the bookmark.

Delete option to delete individual bookmark on Chrome app

Keep in mind that the Chrome app allows us to select multiple or all bookmarks and then delete it at once.

Create Bookmark in Firefox App for Android

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    Open the website that you want to bookmark.
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    Tap Overflow Menu (three vertical dots) and then hit "Star" icon at the top.
Star icon on Firefox app

That's it. The site is bookmarked, and you can see a toast notification stating it.

In the toast message, you can see "Options." Tapping on it shows you options to edit bookmark or add it as page shortcut.

Steps to View, Edit and Delete Bookmarks in Firefox for Android

Tap Overflow Menu > Bookmarks.

Now, you can see all your bookmarks of Firefox app. If you are using Firefox Sync, then you can see bookmarks of your other devices here that are using Firefox Sync.

The "Desktop Bookmarks," as the name indicates showing the bookmarks from Desktop PC. Moreover, the bookmarks added on Android are showing beneath "Desktop Bookmarks" folder.

Desktop Bookmarks folder

Long press a bookmark and you can see following options:

Open in New Tab

Open in Private Tab

Copy Address

Share

Edit - To edit the bookmark.

Remove - To delete the bookmark.

Pin Site - Used to pin a site.

Add Page Shortcut - Add the bookmark as a shortcut on the home screen.

Remove option to delete individual bookmark on Firefox app

Firefox app, currently, does not have a feature to select and delete multiple or all bookmarks at once.

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