Ida allows to turn bytes into a string using the A shortcut

There is also this window to find strings :

You can press enter to jump to a specific string, but is it possible to run MakeStrLit on all the selected strings ?

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You can try copy-pasting the following code into the built-in Python interpreter:

import idautils

for s in idautils.Strings():
    ida_bytes.create_strlit(s.ea, 0, ida_nalt.STRTYPE_TERMCHR)

This will create string literals for all the entries in the Strings window.

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