How to Create Website Shortcut on Desktop from Google Chrome

Google Chrome provides the facility to create website shortcut on the desktop of PC. The users usually bookmark their favorite URLs. This is an easy way to save favorite websites to visit them frequently. The alternate method to launch specific URL is to create the shortcut of website on desktop. You can also pin it to start menu or taskbar.

In this blog post, we will let you know how you can access your favorite websites from your desktop with a single click.

To Create Website Shortcut on Desktop

Launch your favorite website on Google Chrome for which you want to create desktop shortcut. For instance open

launch favorite site to create website shortcut on desktop

Open the three dot menu of Google Chrome. Tap on “More tools” and select “Add to desktop”.

create website shortcut from google chrome menu

Now type the desired name for the shortcut of website. Check or uncheck “Open as window” option as per your preference. Now hit Add button.

add specific website to desktop

The shortcut of your favorite website is ready on your desktop.

create website shortcut on desktop from google chrome

Also read: Microsoft Windows Shortcuts Using Ctrl Key

If you want to add the shortcut to Start menu or pin it to taskbar, just right click on the website shortcut and choose the desired option.

add website shortcut to start menu or taskbar

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