How to Add Yahoo! Bookmarks to My Toolbar

By Dan Howard

Yahoo! Bookmarks is a service that allows you to create a bookmarks file that is stored online. You can view and add to your Yahoo! Bookmarks from any computer with Internet access worldwide. The Yahoo! Toolbar includes a Bookmarks button that allows you to quickly access and manage your Yahoo! Bookmarks. You must install the Yahoo! Toolbar application in your Web browser and order to view the Yahoo! Bookmarks button in the browser's toolbar.

Step 1

Open the Web browser in which you would like to install the Yahoo! Bookmarks button.

Step 2

Type "toolbar.yahoo.com" in the address bar and press "Enter."

Step 3

Click the "Download Now" button to open an "Install Yahoo! Toolbar" window.

Step 4

Uncheck the boxes next to "Set my homepage to Yahoo!" and "Set Yahoo! as my default search" unless you want to activate those features. Click "I Agree" to continue.

Step 5

Click the "View" menu in Firefox, or click the "Tools" menu in Internet Explorer, then click "Toolbars" > "Yahoo! Toolbar" in the list if you the toolbar doesn't automatically appear in your browser.

Step 6

Click the "Bookmarks" button and click "Sign in to use Bookmarks!".

Step 7

Type your Yahoo! user name and password, then click "Sign In" to activate the Yahoo Bookmarks! button in your Yahoo! Toolbar. You can now save and access Yahoo! Bookmarks directly through the Yahoo! Toolbar.