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How to import bookmarks and browser settings
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You can import your bookmarks and browser settings from a supported browser anytime in Shift! Supported browsers include Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Brave, and Vivaldi. If you're using a different browser, importing browser bookmarks and settings is not possible at this time. If you're looking for instructions on how to import your bookmarks, this article is for you!


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How to import bookmarks from a supported browser

  1. Fully close down the default browser that you want to import from (i.e. Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Brave, or Vivaldi)
  2. Go to Options (lower left) > Settings > You and Shift
  3. At the top, next to Import bookmarks and settings, click "Import"


How to import bookmarks from a file

You can also import bookmarks directly from an HTML file. Here's how:

  1. Type chrome://bookmarks in the top search bar in Shift
  2. Click the 3 vertical dots on the right-hand side of the page
  3. Click Import Bookmarks from the drop-down menu
  4. Select your HTML file


What's next?

Learn how to use more settings in Shift here.

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