Xmarks for Windows Phone 7
Xmarks for Windows Phone 7 is an application that will allow you to carry your Xmarks data around with you and easily login to access your bookmarks and open tabs from your phone.
As with all smartphone applications, Xmarks for Windows Phone 7 is part of our Premium offering.
Installing for Windows Phone 7
To install Xmarks for Windows Phone 7:
- Open the Marketplace on your device.
- Select “apps”.
- Click the search icon at the bottom of the screen.
- Type, “Xmarks” into the “Marketplace Search” text field.
- Select, “Xmarks” in the search results.
- Select, “install”.
- Once Xmarks has been successfully installed, select Xmarks to launch the application.
Using Xmarks for Windows Phone 7
After installing the Xmarks application on your Windows Phone, you can launch the application by tapping on the icon.
Enter your Xmarks login details and select “Login”:
You should see your folders and subfolders displayed in alphabetical order. The number of bookmarks stored in each folder and subfolder is indicated in parenthesis to the right of the folder’s name:
You can swipe up the screen to quickly scan your folders. Tapping the name of a folder or subfolder load a list of that folder’s bookmarks, where you can swipe up or down to search for a specific bookmark:
The title of the bookmark is in white, with the URL listed below in red. Tapping on the bookmark’s name or URL launches it in the stock browser.
To navigate back to the main view of your folders, simply tap the device’s back button.
Browsing within the Xmarks App
To search for a specific bookmark, simply tab the “search” option at the top of your screen. A search field will appear allowing you to enter your keyword or site name. The bookmarks auto-sort to display matching sites as you narrow your search:
Select the bookmark’s name to launch the site in the stock browser.
If you have enabled Open Tab Sync for your account, tap the “tabs” option to see a list of your devices and number of open tabs. If this feature isn’t currently enable for your account, you can go to your Xmarks icon on your desktop browser > select “Xmarks Settings” > choose the “Sync” tab > check “Open Tabs”. You’ll need to select this option on every Xmarks browser extension you have installed; you can name the device, and individual browser, so they are easily identifiable in other locations.
Tapping the name of the device allows your to view the tabs that are currently open. Tapping the name of the tab allows you to launch the URL in the stock browser.
Sync Your Mobile Data
Although polling occurs automatically to keep your data up-to-date across your devices, you can refresh your data at any time by selecting the sync option. The icon appears at the bottom of your screen throughout the app, represented by the image of two arrow circling back on each other.
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