As you may already know, Opera Browser is said to be better than Google Chrome and Firefox in a variety of aspects. Particularly because of its extensive features, speed, and reliability, it stands out from the crowd of other browsers.
The UI of the Opera browser is also different from the others and more smooth. Although, one may find it confusing to find all the important features at once since they are hidden in plain sight.
One of the many features that are offered by Opera for its users is Bookmarking. Just like the bookmark that you used to mark the page where you should resume reading from your book, this one is designed for the web.
Bookmarks will help you mark and save the websites that you visit frequently or are your favorites to avoid confusion later. You do not have to worry about remembering the URLs anymore.
Bookmarks are my favorite feature of all time. It helps me keep a track of all my favorite websites so that I can visit them whenever I want. My younger brother was not familiar with this concept, so I taught him how to bookmark Opera. Hence, I am mentioning the same here to help you.
Bookmark a Website on Opera
It is always convenient to have all your frequently visited websites handy so that you do not waste time when you visit them again. To help you with this, the bookmarks feature comes adroit.
Follow these steps to bookmark a website on Opera:
- Launch Opera Browser on the computer.
- Open a website that you want to bookmark.
- Click on the in the top-right corner of the page.
- From the drop-down list that appears, select the Bookmark Location you want to add to the site.
- Click on command button to save bookmark.
Your bookmark will be added successfully under specify a category to them according to your preference. Next time whenever you browse the web, you can simply go to the bookmarks and find your desired website to open.
Access Bookmarks on Opera
Now that you have learned how to bookmark a website of your choice on opera, the next question that comes to your mind is: how do I access the bookmarks later? Now, these bookmarks are actually saved in the selected location, however, if you wish to see the full list, then you can view them on the Opera Bookmarks page.
Follow these steps to access bookmarks on Opera:
- Launch Opera Computer Browser.
- Click on Opera to open the menu list.
- Hover on the Bookmarks menu, and select the Bookmarks sub-menu.
This will open a bookmarks pane that has a list of all bookmarks in different saved locations.
- Click on the Bookmark to open in the current tab.
- Alternatively, you can also click on the bookmark name and choose the preferred action.
You can easily access all your bookmarks in one place and open them in a new tab or private window in opera. You can further view these bookmarks under a separate window using the option – Open full Bookmarks view which is located at the bottom of the pane.
This will open the Bookmarks in a separate window and you can easily access and manage them from there.
You can also enable the Show Bookmark Bar option under the Bookmarks menu options to quickly access your favorite links with one click under the address bar.
Manage Bookmarks in Opera Browser
When it comes to managing the bookmarks, you can edit, delete, and rename the bookmarks from the bookmarks page. You can alternatively access the same full bookmarks view as mentioned above quickly from the bookmarking or heart icon.
Here are the steps to access and manage bookmarks on the Opera browser:
- Launch Opera Browser on the computer.
- Access a website you have already bookmarked.
- Click on the which is already bookmarked (appearing in red).
This will open the Bookmarking dialog box.
- Select the View in Bookmarks option.
This will launch a new window with full bookmarks view.
- Hover on an existing Bookmark to Edit, Delete and Manage.
You can now completely manage the bookmarks within the Opera browser. This full bookmark view window also helps in importing and exporting the bookmarks in the Opera.
Bottom Line: Bookmarks in Opera Browser
The bookmarks in Opera are one of the most prominent features that are offered by the browser. By using this feature efficiently, you can save a lot of time and energy that may be wasted in typing the URL of the website you are looking for and memorizing the same. You also have the option to add or delete bookmarks according to your choice.
Since it’s quite difficult to find the Bookmarks option on Opera at once, I have made sure to explain all the steps necessary to do so. The steps are easy and convenient once you understand them well. If you still have any doubts, you are free to tell us in the comments below.
The bookmarks option has really helped me keep a record of all my favorite websites at once. After I taught my brother how to do the same, he was extremely happy. He bookmarked all the websites necessary for his exam preparations, and it saved him a lot of time.
What are the websites that you have bookmarked in your Opera browser? Have tried importing the bookmarks to Opera?
FAQs: Bookmark and Manage Bookmarks on Opera Browser
Now, let us go through the frequently asked questions regarding how to Bookmark and Manage Bookmarks on Opera Browser.
How to bookmark a website on Opera?
Launch Opera Browser on the computer and open a website that you want to bookmark. Click on the heart-shaped bookmark icon in the top-right corner of the page. From the drop-down list that appears, select the Bookmark Location you want to add to the site.
How to access bookmarks on Opera?
Launch Opera Computer Browser and click on the Opera icon to open the menu list. Hover on the Bookmarks menu, and select the Bookmarks sub-menu. Now, click on the Bookmark to open in the current tab, and alternatively, you can also click the three dots icon on the bookmark name and choose the preferred action.
How to access and manage bookmarks on the Opera browser?
Launch Opera Browser on the computer and access a website you have already bookmarked. Now, click on the heart-shaped bookmark icon which is already bookmarked, and select the View in Bookmarks option. Finally, hover on an existing Bookmark to Edit, Delete and Manage.