As you all know that, the Google Chrome is a most popular internet browser app that allows you to customize many features of it and also enables you to install useful plugins or extensions. And you are one of them who are looking for how to locate bookmark files in Windows/Mac/Linux, then you are at right place, and here below we have mentioned about the complete details that you can follow to find or locate your Chrome browser’s Bookmark files. By following below-mentioned info, you can easily locate bookmark files of your Google Chrome Browser.
Before you delete, modify or copy bookmark files of Chrome browser’s bookmark file, you have to close Google Chrome browser on your computer whether you have a Windows, Mac or Linux operating system.
Where Does Chrome Store Bookmark
Locate Bookmark files in Windows PC:
On the Windows PC, you can easily find bookmark files in Google Chrome Browser. The location of Bookmark file is in your user directory in the path “AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data\Default.”
If you want to delete your Chrome’s Bookmark file, then you can easily delete them from here without any issue. If you are going to delete bookmark file, then, first of all, close the Chrome app on your computer or laptop.
In your Windows 8 or Windows 7 computer, you can easily find these files using the Windows Explorer app.
Locate Bookmark files in Linux:
If you have Linux based PC, then you can find Google Chrome bookmarks files in the path “/home/<your username>/.config/google-chrome/Default/” or in “/home/<your username>/.config/chromium/Default/”
Its fully depends on the version of Linux and chrome that you are using on your machine. Once you get these chrome bookmark files, you can easily modify, copy or delete them from your computer.
Locate Bookmark files in Mac OS:
On any Mac OS based device (like iMac, MacBook), the Google Chrome Browser stores the bookmark and backup bookmark file in the path “/Users/<your username>/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default”.
You can also find this directory with the Terminal program using the command-line interface. For your information, the Library directory is a hidden directory by default on Mac OS.
You need to use a command line to show all hidden folders in Finder. After you show hidden folders in Finder, you can follow the directory path to delete, modify, or copy them from your Mac OS machine.
Export Google Chrome Bookmark:
If you are looking for how to export Google Chrome Bookmark from your any OS based computer then below mentioned few simple steps is for you.
You can easily export or import all your saved bookmarks from Google Chrome Browser without any problem. This bookmark file will be export in HTML file that means you can easily modify them. You can also use this bookmark file to import into another computer’s Chrome browser.
To export the Google Chrome’s Bookmark follow below-mentioned steps:
Step 1: First of all, you have to click on Menu button of Chrome Browser > “Bookmark” > “Bookmark Manager” or
“you can also press: Ctrl+Shift+O”
“You can also visit at “chrome://bookmarks” to manage your chrome browser’s bookmark”
Step 2: Now, you have to click on three dotted “Menu” button, which you can find at the top right side on “chrome://bookmarks” page.
Step 3: Then, select the “Export Bookmarks” option to export all bookmark data as in HTML file. (Now, you can easily save your current Bookmarks in a folder of your choice)
You are done.
If you have any questions about searching about or exporting bookmark from your Google Chrome browser, feel free to share your comments below.