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Add Websites to the Logos Shortcuts Bar

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I was reminded this week that new users join the Logos family every day. And what is a “yesterday” tip for me (and perhaps for you too) is an “ah ha!” feature for a newcomer. With that in mind, I offer this oldie but goodie.

A Logos user contacted me recently, explaining that he used several websites in his Bible study and sermon preparation. Was there, he asked, an efficient way to jump from Logos to a website?

Yes, there is, and here’s how to implement it:

  • Open Logos and your web browser.
  • Arrange the Logos and the browser windows onscreen so that you can see both at once.
  • Navigate to a website.
  • Drag the website’s icon from the browser’s address bar to the Logos Shortcuts bar.
  • Repeat the above two steps for as many websites as you want.
  • Click a Logos shortcut icon to jump to that page.
  • Right click a shortcut icon and select Delete to remove it.

Websites to shortcuts bar example

Here are some suggested websites:

  • Of course, Logos.com and MPSeminars.com
  • Logos’ new online community wrapped around the Word, Faithlife.
  • Your church, school, or ministry
  • A site for illustrations
  • A biblical-words pronunciation site such as http://netministries.org/Bbasics/bwords.htm.
  • An online dictionary and thesaurus such as Dictionary.com.
  • A favorite blog

Remember that these shortcuts will synchronize to your other computers using Logos’ desktop version, so you only have to create them once.

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Morris Proctor

Morris Proctor is a certified trainer for Logos Bible Software. Morris, who has trained thousands of Logos users at his two-day Camp Logos seminars, provides many training materials.

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Written by Morris Proctor