Add a Chrome Bookmark to Windows 8 Start Menu

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Train Wreck, Eng

Hi! You're watching VisiHow, and this is a tutorial on how to add Chrome bookmarks to the Windows 8 start menu.

Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas101 399801.jpg

Ad

Steps

  1. 1
    The first thing that we need to do is open the Google Chrome browser
    .
    When it opens, we need to copy the bookmark by right-clicking it and then selecting "Copy".
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas17 63221.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  2. 2
    So now we have the address copied
    .
    We can close it now. We need to click on an empty space on the desktop. Right-click there, and then select "New" and "Shortcut".
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas29 256455.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  3. 3
    Now we need to click "Browse" to locate the Google Chrome web browser
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas32 83129.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  4. 4
    In this case, it's in the directory "This PC"
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas34 619141.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  5. 5
    Then click on "Local Disk C"
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas38 808553.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  6. 6
    Bear in mind that if you have a 32- or 64-bit operating system, then it will be in "Program Files"
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas43 359516.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  7. 7
    If you have a 64-bit system, it's going to be in "Program Files (x86)"
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas50 673638.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  8. 8
    So, click on the correct folder and then click the Google folder
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas56 576522.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  9. 9
    Next, click on Chrome
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas58 276522.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  10. 10
    Then click on "Application"
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas59 576522.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  11. 11
    You will see the "Chrome.exe" file, so choose it and then click OK
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas64 476522.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  12. 12
    After the name, press space and then paste what we've just copied
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas75 191461.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  13. 13
    Click "Next"
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas77 852943.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  14. 14
    Now name it, for example, "VisiHow", and then click finish
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas84 196604.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  15. 15
    Once this is done, you will see the icon on the desktop
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas86 553331.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  16. 16
    Now we need to right-click the icon and click "Pin to Start"
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas92 851603.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  17. 17
    Go to the start menu by clicking the lower left corner of the screen
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas96 214408.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  18. 18
    We will see that the VisiHow icon has appeared here
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas106 515039.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
  19. 19
    If we click the icon, it will take us to the VisiHow page
    .
    Add chrome bookmarks to windows 8 start menu.mp4-canvas115 962446.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No
    Advertisement

This concludes our tutorial on how to add Chrome bookmarks to the Windows 8 start menu. Thank you for watching VisiHow! If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the comments section below.

Was this helpful? Yes | No

Video: Add a Chrome Bookmark to Windows 8 Start Menu

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please post in the comments section below.

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.

Article Info

Categories : Windows

Recent edits by: Train Wreck, Lukward Thomason

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 172 times.