Deleting bookmarks on Chromebook isn’t a complicated problem, it’s as simple as clicking a photo from the phone, yes! It is very easy to delete bookmarks from Google Chrome, in this article you will learn how to delete bookmarks in Google Chrome, but before that, we want to give you some more information about bookmarks.
What are bookmarks?
In simple words bookmark is a shortcut to access a website, through a bookmark we can reach the home page of any website in one click, we don’t need to enter the website URL again and again in a web browser.
But the problem comes when the number of bookmarks in our browser is high, then we have a problem finding those important bookmarks, due to which a lot of our time is wasted.
If we want to save our time in web surfing then we have to delete those bookmarks which are not useful for us so that next time when we have to search any website bookmark in our bookmark list we do not face any kind of problem. We will learn how to delete bookmarks in this article, but first, you should know how bookmarks work.
How do bookmarks work
A bookmark is a placeholder for a web page that appears like a button at the top of your browser when you add a website to your browser’s bookmarks.
Bookmarks allow one-click access to web pages, saving you precious time.
Even now there are many of us who are still following the same old method, by doing this they have to repeatedly enter the URL of the website they want to open in their web browser, such people should use bookmarks.
As we have mentioned earlier, too many bookmarks cause problems in your browsing, so we need to delete bookmarks from web browser, so let us learn how to delete bookmarks from the chrome browser.
How to delete all bookmarks on Chromebook
The bookmark is on the top of the Chrome browser, if the bookmark is not showing in your Chrome, then press Ctrl+shift+O on the keyboard of your laptop, or computer, this will make the bookmark appear upwards. Now follow these steps to delete bookmarks.
- Go to the top bar of the Chrome browser.
- Move the pointer over the bookmark.
- Press the right mouse button.
- Move the pointer to the delete option and click on the left mouse button.
If you follow these mentioned steps correctly, then you will be able to delete bookmarks on your Chromebook very easily.
How to delete multiple bookmarks at once on Chromebook
You can use two methods to delete multiple bookmarks on Chromebook at once, both of these methods are very easy, you will not have any kind of problem, but rather you will learn something new through it.
- Click on the three-dot on the top right.
- Move the pointer over the Bookmarks option. (Now you will see many options)
- Click on Bookmark Manager. (Now you will see all the bookmarks you have saved)
- Select the bookmark by pressing the ctrl button. (Select the bookmarks you want to delete)
- Click on the “Delete” button appearing on the top right side
This method is easier than the first way.
- Press Ctrl+Shift+O
- Select a bookmark by pressing the Ctrl button. (Select the bookmarks you want to delete)
- Click on the delete button on the top right.
How to delete all bookmarks on Chromebook
By now you have learned how to delete bookmarks on Chromebook, but in this way, you could delete bookmarks one by one, but now with the help of the way I am going to tell you, you can delete it in one go.
Follow these steps to delete all bookmarks at once.:-
- Press the ctrl+shift+O buttons simultaneously.(On pressing the button once a list of all the bookmarks will appear on your laptop screen)
- Click on one of the bookmarks.
- Press the ctrl+A buttons simultaneously.
- Click on the “Delete” button on the top right.
Out of all the methods you have learned so far, you must have found this method the easiest. I hope your problem has been solved, if still, you have any problems then you comment, and we will definitely answer the comment.
How do I quickly delete bookmarks in Chrome?
To delete bookmarks in Chrome quickly press the ctrl+shift+O buttons on the laptop keyboard together, after that a list of all bookmarks will appear on your laptop screen, now select the bookmark you want to delete and delete.