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How to copy the URL of all open tabs in Chrome

How to copy the URL of all open tabs in Chrome
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Internet research often leads to dozens of open tabs. And in the case of research papers, that means opening each tab, copying the link, and adding it to a reference document that you’ll insert at the end of a document later. But there's a better way.

Instead of keeping these in tabs, we're going to use a little bookmark hack to get a list of all the URLs in every tab you have open. After we save these tabs as bookmarks, we'll use a Chrome feature that allows us to copy the URLs of all bookmarks within a folder. 

Then all we have to do is paste them into a text editor for later use. Once we don't need them anymore, we can just delete the folder they were in and clear them from our bookmarks.

Save tabs as bookmarks

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1) In the Chrome browser with all the tabs open, click the menu icon in the top left corner.

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2) In the Chrome menu, click on Bookmarks.

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3) From the menu that opens, select Bookmark all tabs.

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4) In the dialogue box that opens, assign a name to the collection of Bookmarks

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5) Click Save to save the new Bookmarks folder.

Copy bookmarks

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6) In the Bookmarks menu, go to the Bookmark manager

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7) Click to open the new folder created before.

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8) In the new folder created, select all the bookmarks.

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9) With all the bookmarks selected, right-click to open the context menu

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10) In the menu that comes up, click Copy.

You can now paste what you copied, in your preferred text editor.