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Windows 7: What is the quickest way to save links to web pages

24 Mar 2013   #1

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What is the quickest way to save links to web pages

When I want to save a link to a web page, I open a 'word document' and use the 'copy' and 'paste' or Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V method to save it. I save hundreds of links this way. Is there a better way, a more efficient and faster method of doing this?

Thank you

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24 Mar 2013   #2

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Save As from the drop down menu
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24 Mar 2013   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Melita View Post
When I want to save a link to a web page, I open a 'word document' and use the 'copy' and 'paste' or Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V method to save it. I save hundreds of links this way. Is there a better way, a more efficient and faster method of doing this?

Thank you
Drag the web address icon to the folder.

HTH
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24 Mar 2013   #4

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If I may expand on Sir George's (SG) reply; Do you have the "Word" document open, but minimized in your Task Bar?

If you do, do as SG suggests, "Drag the web address icon to the" minimized icon for the word document.

You may see a black circle with a bar across it, but wait for a second or two and allow the document to open, and then drop it into place where you want it in the document.
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24 Mar 2013   #5

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Sir George View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Melita View Post
When I want to save a link to a web page, I open a 'word document' and use the 'copy' and 'paste' or Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V method to save it. I save hundreds of links this way. Is there a better way, a more efficient and faster method of doing this?

Thank you
Drag the web address icon to the folder.

HTH
Thank you for this. If I use a clipboard manager like 'save me', would I be able to do it even faster, without having to open any folder every time I want to copy a hyperlink? Please see this link.

Save.me Is The Best Clipboard Manager For Windows

Thank you,
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24 Mar 2013   #6

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Melita View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Sir George View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Melita View Post
When I want to save a link to a web page, I open a 'word document' and use the 'copy' and 'paste' or Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V method to save it. I save hundreds of links this way. Is there a better way, a more efficient and faster method of doing this?

Thank you
Drag the web address icon to the folder.

HTH
Thank you for this. If I use a clipboard manager like 'save me', would I be able to do it even faster, without having to open any folder every time I want to copy a hyperlink? Please see this link.

Save.me Is The Best Clipboard Manager For Windows

Thank you,
Don't have a clue about that particular software, so I can't give any meaningful reply.

HTH
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24 Mar 2013   #7

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Anak View Post
If I may expand on Sir George's (SG) reply; Do you have the "Word" document open, but minimized in your Task Bar?

If you do, do as SG suggests, "Drag the web address icon to the" minimized icon for the word document.

You may see a black circle with a bar across it, but wait for a second or two and allow the document to open, and then drop it into place where you want it in the document.
Yes, this method is quite convenient. Thank you. Have you any idea about using a clip board or a clipboard manager to make it even quicker?
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24 Mar 2013   #8

Windows 7 x64 (SP1)
 
 

Or....you could use the bookmarks (Favorites in Internet Explorer) built into the browser?

For example, In chrome I just click the star in the address bar and it saves the link in my bookmarks.
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24 Mar 2013   #9

 

If you use firefox, see if this plugin is of any use to you: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-us/fir...n/multi-links/
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24 Mar 2013   #10

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Hello logicearth,

Thank you. I do that for short term web pages. This is for hyperlinks that I want to save to the computer.

Regards,
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