How to Delete & Organize Bookmarks from Web browser?

By Rimzhim Sharma December 16, 2016 How To, Tech News

Creating bookmarks is a great way to quickly revisit our favorite pages. But there are times when half our browser screen gets loaded with bookmarks. It is best to rid of all such unwanted bookmarks to make room for new ones.

Hence, this article covers a step by step illustration about how to delete bookmarks from most commonly used browsers.

Google Chrome

Here are the quick steps to delete a bookmark from Chrome:

  1. Launch Google Chrome.
  2. Below the address bar, right click on the bookmark which you want to get rid of and select “Delete” from the drop down menu.

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To access all your bookmarks at one place you can press the Ctrl + Shift + O key to open the Bookmark Manager.

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Mozilla Firefox

Here are the steps to delete bookmarks from Mozilla Firefox

  1. Go to the page in your bookmarks that you want to remove.
  2. Click on the star icon to the right of your search bar.
  3. In theEdit This Bookmark window, click “Remove Bookmark”.

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To access all your bookmarks and organize them click on menu button (right next to the star icon) and select “Show all Bookmarks” to open the library window.

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Read More: How to Reset Browser Settings in Mozilla Firefox?

Internet Explorer

To delete bookmarks from Internet Explorer, follow the steps mentioned below:

  1. Click the star icon to open the Bookmarks Window.
  2. Right click on the favorite page which you want to delete and select “Delete”.

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To organize your existing bookmarks simply drag and drop the link to re-arrange them as per your priority. You can even rename the bookmarks, simply right click and select “Rename” to type in the desired name and hit enter.

Opera

Here are the quick steps to delete bookmarks from Opera Browser:

  1. Locate the folder or bookmark you would like to delete and move your mouse cursor over it.
  2. circled X should appear in the upper right-hand corner; click it to delete bookmark.

To organize your existing bookmarks simply drag and drop the link to re-arrange them as per your priority. You can even rename the bookmarks, simply right click and select “Rename” to type in the desired name and hit enter.

Safari

The below steps will guide you in deleting the bookmark from your Safari web browser:

  1. Click the Bookmarks option from menu bar and select “Edit Bookmarks”.

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  1. Control click on any bookmark which you want to delete and select “Delete”.

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In case you get stuck in midst of any abovementioned points, feel free to contact us on our toll free number 855-765-6710 (US, Canada) to seek instant assistance from our tech experts.

 

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Rimzhim Sharma

"Rimzhim Sharma is a blogger at The Phone Support. An engineer by qualification, she discovered her penchant for writing all things tech and cool, quite by chance. She writes about newest technology trends and gadgets. When not writing, Rimzhim is likely to be found reading, traveling, or simply digging into her favorite foods."