Tag Info

Hot answers tagged

22

I found the solution, right after posting... Go to Safari → Preferences → Advanced → Show Full Website URL


20

I noticed that too, and did the following to "solve the problem" (it's not a problem for some people though :P ): In System Preferences, open Spotlight. In Search Results tab, disable Bookmarks & History. Then restart. After that, Safari Web Content process won't be active when Safari is not open.


14

Just noting that Safari 8 has an option to import directly from Chrome. In Safari, select File > Import From from menu bar.


8

Go to Safari Preferences → Search and disable Show Favourites.


8

The following approach comes pretty close, but it does not (nor can it) cover images that are set as background. It might also slow down page loading a bit. The goal is to inject custom CSS into the page. I'll use the add-on Stylish for that (theoretically you could do it without any external add-ons, but you need a free Safari developer ID to do so - see ...


7

Go to Preferences → Tabs and enable When a new tab or window opens, make it active. Enabling this option switches the shift modifier to disabling this functionality rather than enabling it.


7

There may be other ways to do this, but a simple way would be to create your own homepage, which could look anyway you like. Then, just set the Homepage in Safari to point at that file. Make a file called "home.html" with these contents: <!DOCTYPE html> <html style="background:#333;"> <head> <title>New Tab</title> ...


6

Not sure if you are asking what they are in Safari. CMD + [ Go back (or cmd+alt+5) CMD + ] Go forward (or cmd+alt+6) But you can make it work using Terminal with following (Thanks to @Tetsujin research) Terminal command to re-enable Backspace/Delete as "Back-Button": defaults write com.apple.Safari ...


6

Open Safari. From the “History” menu, choose “Show History”. In the Search field in the bottom right corner, enter the web site you want to remove. In the list of search results, click on the web site you want to remove. Press the Delete key on your keyboard.


5

You can get rid of it without giving in to Apple‘s desire for you to “Try Now”. Even if you click the button, they will ask you to change your default and may still ask again at a later time. I have explained it in much greater details on my blog but the gist of it are these three commands: defaults write com.apple.coreservices.uiagent ...


5

They're not being deleted, they're just read and you're hiding read items. Show unread items in reading list by clicking the Show Unread button above the list.


4

Here is another small tip, for downloading files like csv, pdf, mp3 etc, that are opened and viewable in a Safari tab/window (e.g. the url address in safari address bar is something like: www.site.com/mycsv.csv) Go and click inside the address bar, so it gets active. Hold the ALT key down, and stroke once the ENTER key. Safari will reload the current ...


4

Right-click on the video and select Inspect Element. Click the disclosure triangle next to the video element to reveal the source element. Click the src attribute value to download the video.


4

This is an add on to @thee's answer. You can add the css code in their answer without third party apps or a Developers id. create a .css file by pasting the code as plain text in to a text file. You can use TextEdit.app to do this. Save the file as a .css Then in Safari got to Preferences> Advanced tab. And using the drop down menu> Other.. of the ...


4

First try to boot your computer into Safe Mode and open Safari. If it does open you can see if there are any extensions causing the crash and remove them. You can also update to the Safari 8.0.1 beta from https://developer.apple.com/downloads/index.action# and see if that helps fix it. If all else fails. Boot to the recovery partition and reinstall the OS ...


4

I have found this software for my own use just now and I remembered your question. That's what I have found, perhaps that can help you : Folx Folx is a free download manager for Mac OS X with a true Mac-style interface. It offers convenient downloads managing, flexible settings, etc. Folx has a unique system of sorting and keeping the downloaded content. ...


4

Go to View → Hide Status Bar or press ⌘/


4

You won't be able to do it in AppleScript : Safari only does something on open windows. You should definitely look at Command line scripts like curl. The AppleScript to call a shell command takes the form: set variableName to do shell script "command" So using your AlertURLString you'd want something like: set curlOutput to do shell script "curl '" ...


4

When the list of suggestions comes up use the up/down arrow keys to scroll through the options. Press Enter to accept the currently highlighted option.


4

command+return in Firefox is not really autocompletion: it just adds .com From Keyboard shortcuts - Perform common Firefox tasks quickly: Miscellaneous Complete .com Address: command + return Complete .net Address: shift + return Complete .org Address: command + shift + return Safari does not offer this feature. With the down arrow you can choose ...


4

I could not find any thing to re enable this. So I built a quick Safari Extension to give me something that would give me a list. I am posting the link here Hierarchy List And may repost with a how to make one when I get a little time. update* Update the download: The popover will now close when the url clicked in the list is not the current ...


4

Command-Shift-click takes you to the newly-opened tab.


4

Using Safari: Copy this in its entirety to your clipboard on your iOS device: ...


4

From http://seanscus.blogspot.com/2012/08/completely-reset-safari.html Open a terminal and enter the following commands to fully wipe out all of your old Safari settings: mv ~/Library/Safari ~/Desktop/Safari-`date +%Y%m%d%H%M%S`; \ rm -Rf ~/Library/Caches/Apple\ -\ Safari\ -\ Safari\ Extensions\ Gallery; \ rm -Rf ~/Library/Caches/Metadata/Safari; \ rm -Rf ...


4

As it was mentioned already ⌘+Z only works for one tab. If you would like to be able to reopen more than 1 tab, try retab, an open source Safari extension. You can customize the key-bindings to match Chrome-style ⌘+⇧+T too.


3

Window > Show Next Tab Should display the keyboard shortcut to switch between open tabs, I have mine custom set but I believe the default keyboard shortcut is : Control+--> However if you want a specific tab to be populated corresponding to the number you can set custom keyboard shortcuts within Automator or go Ian's route I was able to reproduce your ...


3

Extending on the answer provided earlier, you can make a simple html file, and save it in your home directory or somewhere, and then set up your General Safari preferences like this: Then when Safari starts up, or you open a new tab it'll be the nice darker empty page:


3

The CUPS web interface would allow you to direct the print job to another printer. However it's possible to capture a PDF file from the CUPS queue: /private/var/spool/cups total 472 drwx--x--- 24 root _lp 816 Mar 1 14:30 ./ -rw------- 1 root _lp 4403 Mar 1 14:30 c00025 drwxrwxr-x 13 root _lp 442 Mar 1 14:30 cache/ ...


3

You don’t even need an extension; Safari has a built in setting in the advanced settings to use a custom CSS for all webpages: You need to create your own CSS file, but that’s a completely different beast. Something that will work nice on some pages might not on others, but I’d create a file named whatever.css and have it contain something like this: * { ...


3

Safari > Prefs > Privacy > Website use of Location services:



Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible