Add a Chrome Bookmark to Windows 8 Start Menu

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Train Wreck, Eng

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    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".
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    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".
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    Now we need to click "Browse" to locate the Google Chrome web browser.
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    In this case, it's in the directory "This PC".
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    Then click on "Local Disk C".
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    Bear in mind that if you have a 32- or 64-bit operating system, then it will be in "Program Files".
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    If you have a 64-bit system, it's going to be in "Program Files (x86)".
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    So, click on the correct folder and then click the Google folder.
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    Next, click on Chrome.
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    Then click on "Application".
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    You will see the "Chrome.exe" file, so choose it and then click OK.
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    After the name, press space and then paste what we've just copied.
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    Click "Next".
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    Now name it, for example, "VisiHow", and then click finish.
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    Once this is done, you will see the icon on the desktop.
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    Now we need to right-click the icon and click "Pin to Start".
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    Go to the start menu by clicking the lower left corner of the screen.
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    We will see that the VisiHow icon has appeared here.
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    If we click the icon, it will take us to the VisiHow page.
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Recent edits by: Train Wreck, Lukward Thomason

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