Learn how to browse the web, access or edit bookmarks, and access and manage browser tabs.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to:
• Access the main browser
• Navigate to a website
• Bookmark a site
• Access bookmarks
• Access, open, and close browser tabs
• Preview URLs for links
• Refresh websites
• Quickly access frequently visited websites and Siri suggestions
• Add and access Favorites
• Access Private Browsing Mode
• Access browser settings
From the home screen, select the Safari app.
Note: Learn more about Safari on the Apple website: www.apple.com/safari/.
1. Select the Share icon, then select Add Bookmark.
2. Enter the desired name for the bookmark, then select Save.
Note: To change the bookmark location, select the location then select the desired location.
Select the Bookmarks icon, then select the desired bookmark.
ACCESS BROWSER TABS: Select the Tabs icon.
OPEN A NEW TAB: Select the Add icon.
CLOSE A TAB: Select the X icon or swipe the page to the left.
OPEN A LINK IN A NEW WINDOW: Select and hold the desired link, then select Open in New Window.
Note: If you'd rather open a new page in the background, from the home screen select and hold the desired link, then select Open in Background.
To see the URL of a link, select the link.
Select the Refresh icon next to the address in the search field to update the page.
When you open a new a new browser tab and start typing a desired website or web search, suggested searches will automatically be populated. Frequently visited sites will be listed under Top Hit. Siri suggestions will be listed under Siri Knowledge. To quickly navigate to a suggested site, select the desired option.
ADD A SITE TO FAVORITES: Select the Share icon, then select Add to Favorites.
Note: When prompted, enter the desired name for the Favorite then select Save.
ACCESS FAVORITES: Select the Bookmarks icon, then select Favorites.
Note: When you open a new tab, Favorites will be displayed. Select the desired website that you wish to open.
From the new tab page, select Private. Pages visited, search history, and Autofill information will not be saved when using Private Browsing Mode.
From the home screen, select the Settings app. Scroll to and select Safari. Edit settings as desired.
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