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Browsing the web is sure tons of fun, but sometimes you just want to click an icon and have a specific page load, right? Luckily this is easily accomplished, and you can add any sites bookmark to your home screen for quick and easy access, so let's take a look at how it is done.

  1. Launch the browser
  2. Press Menu then select Bookmarks
  3. Long press any bookmark and click Add Shortcut to Homescreen

This will place an icon on your home screen allowing you to tap that and launch which ever site you had bookmarked.  You also can do it in reverse: Long-press on your homescreen and add the bookmark that way. Pretty easy, huh? Now get to bookmarking your favorite Android site!

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engineer2001 says:

Done! I now have a link to AndroidPolice on my home screen. Thanks! :'p

Just kidding...

cguella says:

Or just use Go Launcher Bookmark widget. Works like a champion.

"say there are 100 pages in a pdf and the student wants to bookmark a particular page [maybe page 78,85,15]. That particular bookmark pages should me marked and displayed in a seperate gridview."
how can i do this ??? please help and if i bookmark a pdf [the entire book gets bookmark not the single page].

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