Holmes is a bookmark search extension available free for Google Chrome which is used for searching your saved bookmarks. If you have plenty of saved bookmarks to your favorite Chrome browser and find difficulty in accessing a specific bookmark, then this extension is really suitable for you. You can search for your desired bookmark and can access it within a moment. You just need to type the word of your saved bookmark and it will present you that bookmark in front of you.
You can even start search in the address bar by just typing ‘*’ (asterisk) and hitting the Tab key. It will activate Holmes extension in address bar. This is one of the easiest way to access your exact bookmark(s) without looking over bookmarks manually.
Key Features Present in Holmes:
- Search specific bookmark within a moment.
- Organizes bookmarks into pages.
- Shortcut keys available to access bookmarks.
- Activate Holmes in address bar to start a search.
- Use it for free.
How This Bookmark Search Extension Works?
The very first thing you need to do is, add Holmes. After this, you can easily use and access it from its extension icon. You will find it at the top right corner of your Google Chrome. You can go for a search in address bar by activating this extension there. As you could see in the above given screenshot, you only need to press ‘*’ and then Tab and Holmes will be available for you to start a search for bookmarks. Moreover you can search for your saved bookmarks by accessing its extension icon. Give a click there, type in the given box and it will show you your saved bookmarks by highlighting (in red color) the typed word. Now you can easily access your saved bookmarks or a specific bookmark.
You can view bookmarks page wise, by using Up/Down arrow keys. However you can also use shortcut keys Ctrl+Left/Right arrow keys to switch between pages. In addition to it, for settings adjustment; you need to click on the given white circle as you can see in the below given screenshot. After this, you can enable/disable Filter option and likewise can enable/disable Common option (lets you continue search from last point).
Holmes is really a handy extension for you if you have bunch of saved bookmarks in your Chrome browser and want to access a specific bookmark without any difficulty. Add it, try it, and use it for free.
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