How to Show (or Hide) the Google Chrome Bookmarks Bar on Windows PC?


The bookmarks bar is one of those features that you either love or hate. If you prefer a distraction-free environment over speed, it’s often a good idea to hide it. Even if you use it to access your favorite sites regularly, it can save you a lot of time.

If you want to Show or hide the display of Favorites or Bookmarks bar in Google Chrome on a Windows 11 computer, this risewindows article can help you with how to do it. Once you apply these changes, the bookmarks bar will not appear in the new tab or any other Chrome browser tabs. Also, the options (including the hotkey) to show the bookmarks bar will no longer work. You can make this change permanent or make the bookmarks bar reappear when needed. The bookmarks bar in Chrome hides by default, but if you need it, you can unhide it.

How to Bookmark a Webpage in Google Chrome?

To bookmark a website in the Google Chrome browser, use the following:-

Step 1. First, open the Google Chrome browser.

Step 2. Now, visit the webpage that you want to bookmark.

Step 3. Then, click the star icon on the right side of the address bar.

Step 4. After that, in the menu that appears, click the Add bookmark.

Step 5. Finally, name the bookmark and click the Done button to bookmark the webpage.

Now, the bookmarked website will appear beneath the address bar. Any time you want to visit that webpage, click on that website name.

How to Remove a Bookmark from Chrome?

Right-click the bookmarked website and select the Delete option to remove a bookmark from the Chrome browser.

How to Show or Hide the Google Chrome Bookmarks Bar on Windows PC?

As mentioned above, by default, the Bookmarks bar does not appear. Use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + Shift + B to quickly show or hide the bookmarks in Chrome. The same shortcut keys combination will show and hide.

So, click the three dots menu on Chrome and select Bookmarks. Then, check Show Bookmarks Bar. The bookmarks appear below the address bar with all your saved web pages. Next, to hide the bookmarks, uncheck the Show Bookmarks Bar option by repeating the above steps.

That’s it for the article.

I hope you will understand this risewindows post very well.

Good luck & keep learning, guys.

Also, read How to Stop Google Chrome from Blocking Downloads on Windows 11 or 10?

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