How to sort Chrome bookmarks by name

If you're tired of dragging and dropping Chrome bookmarks by hand, we'll show you how to sort them automatically by name.

The Chrome browser doesn't support the capability to sort bookmarks in any manner but manually. If you're tired of dragging and dropping bookmarks by hand, we can help. Here's how to sort Chrome bookmarks by name:

Step 1: Install the SuperSorter Chrome extension from the Chrome Web Store.

Step 2: Right-click on the SuperSorter button and select Options.

Launch SuperSorter options
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

Step 3: Choose the options you prefer, including whether you want your bookmarks sorted in ascending or descending order, then click Save options.

SuperSorter options list
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

Step 4: To sort your Chrome bookmarks, left-click the SuperSorter button. When it's completed sorting, the button will say "Done."

SuperSorting complete
Screenshot by Ed Rhee


Sorting before and after
Screenshot by Ed Rhee

That's it. Now you can finally sort your bookmarks properly in Chrome.  If you want to get really organized and create folders, use the Chrome bookmark manager by hitting Ctrl+Shift+O.

About the author

Ed Rhee, a freelance writer based in the San Francisco Bay Area, is an IT veteran turned stay-at-home-dad of two girls. He focuses on Android devices and applications while maintaining a review blog at techdadreview.com.

 

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