bookmarks.CreateDetails

The CreateDetails type is used to describe the properties of a new, bookmark, bookmark folder, or separator when calling the bookmarks.create() method.

Type

An object containing some combination of the following fields:

index Optional
An integer Number which specifies the position at which to place the new bookmark under its parent. A value of 0 will put it at the top of the list.
parentId Optional
A string which indicates the ID of the parent folder into which to place the new bookmark or bookmark folder. Each browser has its own default; on Chrome, the default is the "Other Bookmarks" folder. On Firefox, the default is "Unfiled Bookmarks".
title Optional
A string which specifies the title for the bookmark or the name of the folder to be created. If this isn't specified, the title is "".
typeOptional
A bookmarks.BookmarkTreeNodeType object indicating whether this is a bookmark, a folder, or a separator. Defaults to "bookmark" unless url is omitted, in which case it defaults to "folder".
url Optional
string. A string which specifies the URL of the page to bookmark. If this is omitted or is null, a folder is created instead of a bookmark.

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxOperaFirefox for Android
Basic supportChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 45Opera Full support YesFirefox Android No support No
typeChrome No support NoEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 57Opera No support NoFirefox Android No support No

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Acknowledgements

This API is based on Chromium's chrome.bookmarks API. This documentation is derived from bookmarks.json in the Chromium code.

Microsoft Edge compatibility data is supplied by Microsoft Corporation and is included here under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 United States License.

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