Ask Different is a question and answer site for power users of Apple hardware and software. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

Possible Duplicate:
How to fix Safari 6 on Mountain Lion that doesn’t show the full URL in the address bar unless I click it?

The address bar of Safari all of a sudden has stopped displaying full URLs, and is instead only displaying the hostname part of URLs. The full URL is only shown when I make the address bar active again as shown below.

images: address bar and active bar

Can anyone tell me why this is and how I can restore the old behavior? I do have SafariStand installed, but it never did this before today.

share|improve this question

marked as duplicate by user495470, Mark, bassplayer7, gentmatt, patrix Dec 13 '12 at 19:32

This question was marked as an exact duplicate of an existing question.

I would recommend that you uninstall SafariStand and use GLIMS which is a better Safari enhancement app.

share|improve this answer
    
While Glims may be more powerful, it also rewrites Amazon and Ebay links in a way that I'm not comfortable with. I prefer the honest and totally free SafariStand. – Jeroen Dec 14 '12 at 10:23

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.