How to pin a Chrome or Edge extension

Key Points

Pinning an extension like Helperbird in your browser ensures quick and easy access.

This guide covers Safari, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, and Firefox browsers.

Note: Menu icons vary across browsers: a puzzle piece in Safari, three horizontal dots in Chrome, three vertical dots in Edge, and a hamburger menu in Firefox.

How to Pin the Helperbird Extension


  1. Open Safari: Launch the Safari browser.
  2. Access Extensions: Click on 'Safari' in the menu bar, then choose 'Preferences' > 'Extensions'.
  3. Identify Helperbird: Find Helperbird in the list.
  4. Pin Helperbird: Check the box next to Helperbird to enable it in the toolbar.
  5. Helperbird Pinned: Helperbird will now appear in the Safari toolbar.

Google Chrome

Step 1: Open Chrome: Start Google Chrome.

Step 2: Navigate to Extensions: Click the puzzle icon at the top right.

Step 3: Find Helperbird: Locate Helperbird in the list.

Step 4: Pin Helperbird: Click the pin icon next to Helperbird.

Step 5: Helperbird Pinned: The Helperbird icon will now stay visible in the Chrome toolbar.

Microsoft Edge

Step 1: Open Edge: Launch Microsoft Edge.

Step 2: Access Extensions: Click the three vertical dots at the top right and select 'Extensions'.

Step 3: Choose Helperbird: Find Helperbird in the list.

Step 4: Pin Helperbird: Click the three vertical dots next to Helperbird and choose "Show in toolbar".

Step 5: Helperbird Pinned: The Helperbird icon will be pinned to the Edge toolbar.


Step 1: Open Firefox: Start the Firefox browser.

Step 2: Extension Menu: Click the hamburger menu in the top right corner.

Step 3: Select 'Add-ons': Choose 'Add-ons and Themes'.

Step 4: Locate Helperbird: In the 'Extensions' tab, find Helperbird.

Step 5: Pin Helperbird: Click the three-dot menu next to Helperbird and select 'Pin to Overflow Menu'.

Step 6: Helperbird Pinned: Helperbird will be accessible from the Firefox toolbar.

Need More Help?

Should you face any issues or have questions about pinning Helperbird, don't hesitate to contact Helperbird support for further assistance.

5 out of 5 stars

“After using Helperbird I can't say enough positive things about it. This extension has truly transformed my online reading experience. Whether it's adjusting font sizes, reducing eye strain with the gray filter, or using the dyslexia-friendly fonts, Helperbird offers a range of features that cater to individual preferences and needs. The customizable color options and text alignment have also been incredibly helpful for personalizing my browsing. And the speed reading feature? It's a game-changer! Overall, Helperbird is a versatile, user-friendly tool that enhances accessibility and makes online reading a breeze. Highly recommended!”

Charlie Nishelle Calkins
Charlie Nishelle Calkins
Helperbird Pro user

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