Add a Firefox Bookmark to Windows 8 Start Menu

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    The first thing that we need to do is open Mozilla Firefox
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    Wait for Mozilla Firefox to load
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    When it loads, we need to click "Show your bookmarks". In this case, we have "VisiHow - See it. Do It." bookmarked in "Unsorted Bookmarks".
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    We can right-click and copy "VisiHow - See it
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    Do it.".
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    Alternatively, we simply go to the web page and copy the address from the address bar
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    Now, we need to right-click an empty space on the desktop
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    Then, we click "Shortcut" in "New".
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    Now, we need to click "Browse..."
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    Locate the Firefox executable file
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    In this case, it's on the local disk "C": "Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe". We need to select "firefox.exe" and then click "OK".
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    We click the "Type the location of the item:" input field
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    After the address, we press space and then right-click the typing cursor position to paste the VisiHow main-page address.
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    Then, we need to click "Next" and name the shortcut
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    Let's name it "VisiHow" and then click "Finish"
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    Once we click "Finish", we need to right-click the icon, and select "Pin to Start"
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    Now, if we go to the start menu, we will see a new icon appear
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    If we click it, it will take us to the main page of VisiHow.
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