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When I open new tab or window in Safari 6 in ML it doesn't focus on the search bar - what should I do to make focus automatic?

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Focus is automatic for me, presuming you mean the combined search/address bar – stuffe Jul 26 '12 at 16:37
The focus is on the new tab/ window, but not on the search/address bar. – Anonymous Jul 26 '12 at 16:39
Odd, works fine here. Where is the focus then? – stuffe Jul 26 '12 at 16:41
Oops, on new tab it works, but try opening new window – Anonymous Jul 26 '12 at 16:42
Still works. :) – stuffe Jul 26 '12 at 16:46
up vote 10 down vote accepted

In the Safari preferences under General you need to choose for Open new tabs with either:

  • Top sites or
  • Empty Page
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Yep... Thanks, that's right. :) – Anonymous Jul 26 '12 at 16:43
After a recent update in Safari 6, this was set back to the home page by default. Finally sorted - thanks for your answer! – Oliver Tappin Aug 1 '13 at 9:18

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