Installing the Bookmarklet

Installing the Bookmarklet2021-09-17T14:41:42-07:00
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For those who use Firefox, Safari, and other browsers, our Bookmarklet provides an easy way to use Hypothesis in the browser of your choice. (Note: If your preferred browser is Chrome, please see these instructions for installing the Chrome extension.)

To install the Hypothesis bookmarklet, open the browser of your choice and go to

Under Step 2 on the right-hand side, you will see a button that says “Hypothesis Bookmarklet.” Drag and drop the button to your bookmarks bar, or right-click the button and select “bookmark this link” from the context menu.

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To start annotating, visit any web page, open your Bookmarks toolbar, and click “Hypothesis Bookmarklet.” The Hypothesis sidebar will appear over the page.

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