Use Chrome Bookmarks Recovery Tool to recover deleted bookmarks

Your Bookmarks are important! Most browsers like Google Chrome allow users to restore bookmarks they accidentally deleted. However, they must do it manually. Moreover, all file the browser restores gets frequently overwritten. This causes unnecessary trouble. Chrome Bookmarks Recovery Tool avoids all this and helps you successfully restore your bookmarks.

Chrome Bookmarks Recovery Tool

Bookmarks, as you are aware is a record of the address of (a website, file, etc.) to enable quick access in future. So, whenever you visit a website and like it, you can bookmark it for future reference. That said, you may never visit the website again via bookmarks manager even though you have bookmarked it. So, if there’s an event of misfortune, you’ll need to possibly go to a back-up of your home folder, find an HTML file may be under google/chrome/bookmarks and re-add them from there. Isn’t it burdensome? Beat this with Chrome Bookmarks Recovery Tool.

In most cases, Chrome stores the bookmarks and bookmarks backup file (bookmarks.back) to its profile folder. So, if you find it missing, you should first locate it by doing the following-

Copy the following in File Explorer.

C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\User Data

Next, in the search bar, type Bookmarks, hit Enter and wait for few seconds. You should see a list of files named Bookmarks and/or Bookmarks.bak. One thing that is particularly noteworthy to mention here is that if there is more than one user using the same Chrome, bookmarks from other users will be listed too.

Bookmarks recovery

Select all the files with mouse and drag them to the block provided at their website. Once the process is complete, you’ll get a message saying ‘The download is ready’.

Chrome Bookmarks Recovery Tool

Download all the HTML files, open each HTML file separately with Chrome and determine the HTML file that contains your bookmarks. The largest file is most likely the correct one.

Now, in your Chrome, click the menu icon and go to Bookmarks > Bookmark Manager.

Then, click Organize > Import bookmarks from HTML file. Select the HTML file that contains your bookmarks.

Your bookmarks should now be imported back to Chrome.

Visit this link to get started.

The other ways via which you can recover bookmarks is through Windows System Protection.

If you notice that Windows System Protection is turned on, Windows will automatically store previous versions of your files. Then, to restore such a version of your bookmarks files, find your bookmarks files as described in the method above. When found, right click on a bookmark file, choose ‘Properties’ option and switch to ‘Previous versions’ tab. Next, select a version from a date when everything was fine.

Hope this helps!

Firefox users may want to check out how to restore deleted Firefox Bookmarks or Favorites.

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