Bookmarks on Android

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Add your favourite and often visited sites to Bookmarks to access them faster.


Accessing Bookmarks

To view your bookmarks, tap on the Panel button Panel button in the bottom left corner of the window to open the Bookmarks Panel.

To search bookmarks, tap on the Search button on the left side of the bottom toolbar.

To open a bookmark in the active tab, just tap on it. To open a bookmark in a new tab or a private tab:

  1. Long press on the bookmark;
  2. Tap on the Extensions toggle button overflow menu in the top right corner;
  3. Select Open in new tab or Open in private tab.

Adding Bookmarks

There are multiple ways to add a new bookmark on Vivaldi Mobile.

Option 1

To add an open web page to your bookmarks, tap on the Vivaldi menu button Vivaldi menu > Add Bookmark. You’ll get a notification on the bottom of the screen, telling you in which folder the bookmark was saved to. If you wish to change the folder, name, description and/or nickname, tap on Edit.

Option 2

  1. Go to the Start Page;
  2. Tap on the Add button Add Bookmark button after your Speed Dials;
    1. Long press on the Add button Add Bookmark button to add a new Speed Dial folder;
  3. Enter at least the Name and URL of the new bookmark.

The bookmark will be saved to that Speed Dial folder.

Option 3

  1. Open the Bookmarks Panel;
  2. Tap on Add button Add Bookmark button in the bottom right corner, to add a new bookmark.

The new bookmark will be saved to the folder that’s currently open in the Bookmarks Panel.


Editing Bookmarks

To edit a single bookmark or a folder, find it in the Bookmarks Panel and long press on it until the bookmark favicon / folder icon is replaced with a check mark and a new menu appears. Tap on the Edit button Edit button to edit the bookmark.

To move bookmarks:

  1. Long press on the ones you want to move;
  2. Tap on the Move to button Move button;
  3. Select or create a new destination folder.

To edit a Speed Dial bookmark on the Start Page:

  1. Long press the bookmark;
  2. Select Edit Speed Dial form the context menu.

Sorting bookmarks

To change how bookmarks are sorted:

  1. Open the Bookmarks Panel;
  2. Tap on the sort button on the top menu bar;
  3. Select between sorting:
    1. manually.
    2. by title.
    3. by address.
    4. by nickname.
    5. by description.

All bookmark folders will be sorted by the same rule.

Reordering bookmarks

To reorder bookmarks:

  1. Open the Bookmarks Panel;
  2. Long press on the bookmark(s) you want to reorder until the bookmark favicon / folder icon is replaced with a check mark;
  3. Press on the  Reorder button and drag the bookmarks one by one to their new location on the list of bookmarks;
  4. Deselect the bookmarks by tapping on the check mark in front of the bookmark title.

Manual reordering is, unfortunately, not possible with Android’s accessibility settings enabled.


Syncing Bookmarks

To access your desktop bookmarks on your phone and vice versa, use Sync with the same Vivaldi account both on your phone and desktop browsers.


Deleting Bookmarks

To delete a bookmark:

  1. Long press on the bookmark, multiple bookmarks or bookmark folder in the Bookmarks Panel;
  2. Tap on the Delete button Delete button to remove the bookmark.

To delete a Speed Dial bookmark:

  1. Long press on the Speed Dial;
  2. Select Delete from the context menu.

Restoring deleted Bookmarks

When you delete a bookmark, it will be moved to a special folder, from where you can restore deleted bookmarks should the need arise.

To restore a bookmark:

  1. Open the Bookmarks Panel;
  2. Tap on the History back button Back button in the top left corner to move out of the Bookmarks folder;
  3. Open the Deleted folder;
  4. Long press on the bookmark you want to restore;
  5. Tap on the Move to button Move button;
  6. Select or create a new destination folder.

Removing deleted Bookmarks

To empty the folder of deleted bookmarks:

  1. Open the Bookmarks Panel;
  2. Tap on the History back button Back button in the top left corner to move out of the Bookmarks folder;
  3. Open the Deleted folder;
  4. Tap on Empty Trash in the bottom right corner.

Speed Dials

To learn about Start Page bookmarks, Speed Dials, on Android, check out the Help Page here.

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