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Questions tagged [safari]

Safari is Apple's web browser. This tag is for Safari in macOS. For Safari on iOS, use the mobile-safari tag, and for Safari in Windows, use the safari-windows tag.

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How do I stop getting notifications to Try Safari on Mac [duplicate]

I'm getting these stupid reminders to TRY SAFARI. As I don't trust Apple, how do I stop them from trying to push products on me on my personal system where in my opinion, these advertisements should ...
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Close all tabs in Safari except for one

I spend an awful lot of time in Safari conducting research. As you can imagine this often results in me having lots of tabs open. So I find myself settling on one tab and wanting to close all the ...
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AppleScript click on Safari <th> link

Based on this HTML tag, how can I click on View from TrustedMachines? I know how to do it from document.getElementById or name but not sure how to do it this cases <td> <a data-auto-...
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AppleScript to rename Safari Tab

There is an option in Keyboard Maestro to rename any tab on safari with the name you want I'm trying to do the same using AppleScript but is this even possible? I have nothing so far, I'm guessing ...
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Applescript to set non focus tab in safari

I made a script to find an tab based on it's URL and set a new URL (the tab is not focused) tell application "Safari" set topWindows to every window whose name is not "" set numWindows to the ...
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Safari has some menu items that are dimmed and won't work. Is there a way to make them active?

I'm running High Sierra on my older iMac. I use Safari as my browser. Under several of the Safari, menu items are certain options that are dimmed out and can't be run. Specifically, under the History ...
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How to turn autocomplete off in safari browser? [closed]

I have developed a website, in every page there is a search input filed. By typing up its shows the suggestions which match from the searched string. In the chrome browser, when i was typing anything ...
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Adjust font size Safari sidebar Mojave

does anyone know how to adjust the Safari sidebar font size? I called Apple Tech Support and they confirmed there is no user access to modify font size in the Safari sidebar, as you can for Finder, ...
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I Cannot Play Any Videos On My Mac Computer Using Multiple Browsers

Until a few weeks ago I was able to play videos on Facebook, YouTube and many other websites on my Mac Mini Server (mid-2011) running High Sierra. Now when I attempt to play videos they either just ...
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Unable to redirect Salesforce links to Salesforce App

I'm unable to open the Salesforce links in Salesforce App. The links are directly opening in Safari, but they need to open in the Salesforce App rather than the browser. Is there some settings ...
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iOS (12.1) google shows “title” in address bar, how?

Using HTML, JS, or anything that can be loaded into the iOS browser, Im trying to find a way to modifiy the URL bar to show something other than the URL (title, text, anything). From what I have read ...
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Safari 12 Mac: does IncludeInternalDebugMenu 1 still work?

I am trying to enable the "Debug" menu in Safari 12.0.1 on Mojave 10.14.1, the command should be: defaults write com.apple.Safari IncludeInternalDebugMenu 1 However, nothing happens. For reference ...
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iPad Select from Drop Down Menu problem

iPad iOS 11, Recently found that Google desktop site, on both Google Chrome and Safari, does not let me select anything from the populated drop down list. When trying to make a selection in the drop ...
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All Safari Tabs lost after installation of Mojave

I had a lot of research tabs open in Safari. But all lost after installing Mojave. I have Time Machine if that is of any help. I also checked "restoring all tabs from last session" without any ...
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highlighting text in safari

I need to highlight every instance of some keywords in Safari. I have this script which work : set myList to {"demo", "demo1"} try tell application "Safari" do JavaScript "document....
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Facebook sharing from Safari

Why is Facebook missing from the list of ways to share a page in Safari? That option used to exist before the latest update. When I'm directed to the extensions box Facebook is not there.
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Safari open new tabs to the far right (end)

How can I make Safari open new tabs to the far right (end) and not immediately to the right of my existing tab which is the current behaviour?
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AppleScript: Wait for Safari page to fully load

I'm using this script for Google Chrome to pause the script until the page is fully loaded: tell application "Google Chrome" repeat until (loading of front window's tab 2 is false) ...
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Alternate DNS resolution for Safari on macOS?

I use a Pihole on my network to provide local DNS service to block ads and various websites. I've noticed recently (maybe since Mojave) that Safari seems to bypass this. The Pihole device also ...
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Copy and paste image in Safari

I have issues copying an image from website into clipboard and then pasting it on another website in Safari (e.g. Messenger or Facebook). When I click on an image with two-click and select Copy image ...
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Saving PDFs from Safari to Files app in iOS 12

After upgrading to iOS 12 it seems that I can no longer save PDFs from Safari directly to the Files app. When I hit the share button, it doesn’t give me the option to Save to Files. The only available ...
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Browsers don't restore tabs after quitting in macOS Mojave

I'm new to Mac, so please be patient :) I've got a MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015) with macOS Mojave. Some apps are pre-installed, because it's a company laptop. So, maybe something in there, ...
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Prevent page reload in safari due to excessive power usage

How can I prevent Safari from refreshing the page showing the message "This web page has been reloaded because it was using significant energy"? I would like to leave the coinhive miner running when ...
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How to remove “Twitter is the best place…” popup iOS mobile site

How can I remove the annoying “Twitter is the best place...” dialog that pops up while scrolling on the mobile Twitter site while logged out? Is there a filter that can be used in AdGuard (an iOS ad ...
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Safari keeps asking Client Certificate even after adding a wildcard identity preference

I have configured a server to use SSL Client Verify and it is successful. I installed the certificate in the Keychain Manager, and it works like charm. When I access the website via Chrome, it ...
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automate tasks in safari and finder

I'm trying to automate a right click, open image in new tab, select tab, drag image to a finder window and enter rename more od file. I thought I'd by able to do this by creating a service on ...
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Downloading issue with safari

While downloading any file from safari on Macbook Air, If downloading is paused due to any reason like internet access lost..etc, I am imposed to restart the downloading process rather than resuming. ...
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How do I list, read, and copy files out of the Firefox cache?

In Firefox on the Mac 63 is there a straightforward technique, tool, or browser extension for seeing the files my browser has saved in the cache and possibly moving them elsewhere? Ideally I'd like ...
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Safari stuck in HTTP authentication loop with Fortinet VPN and SMB share

I need to access a website for work which is behind a VPN and requires basic HTTP authentication (the website is HTTPS). I can connect to the VPN with FortiClient and access the website using Safari ...
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Change Safari "Siri Knowledge” Wikipedia language

Is it possible to change the preferred language of the Wikipedia articles that Safari presents? I’m running Norwegian macOS, but I’d like the English Wikipedia articles to be suggested instead.
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safari can't reload off-line saved reading list items

I am on safari 12.0.1 and macOS 10.14.1. Safari simply cannot reload whatever I saved offline in the reading list -- the console get full of the same error message Thanks for the support.
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System-wide shortcut to open a new window in Safari?

I'm trying to use Automator to create a system-wide shortcut to open a new Safari window. I'm using the method described in this answer. I can get Safari to open a specific url, for example by ...
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Can I change the initial position of new tabs in Safari?

I would rather Safari doesnt open new tabs at the end In Safari v 12, when you have a window with several open tabs and you click on a link, a contextual pop-up menu appears with Open in New Tab as ...
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Error.. this connection is Not private in mobile for open website

I have a website cannot be open with mobile safari mac and write this error: This connection is Not private .. this website may be impersonating to steal your personal or financial information....
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Safari stops playing audio after user login

This was happening since Sierra for me and it's still here now on Mojave. Every time, when closing my macbook over night (just switch user to login screen, no logout or shutdown), if I don't quit ...
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Installing and using CodeIgniter on macOS?

I followed this tutorial online and I'm currently running macOS High Sierra. I tried a simple rest API using PHP and now I'm trying to implement it using CodeIgniter3.x framework. The one I created ...
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How to stop the favourites pane popping out of the left side of Safari fullscreen?

This is a frustrating feature and I can't seem to find a setting to remove it. Safari Version 12.0.1 (14606.2.104.1.1) Mojave
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How do I stay logged in on Safari 12?

Since upgrading to Safari 12, many sites that I could remain logged into for extended periods of time now aggressively log me out, often several times a day. Sometimes it even becomes difficult to ...
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OS X 10.8 ERROR: The certificate of ‘example.com’ is not trusted

I have an older MBP which is still running OS X 10.8. Lately I've been running into SSL issues left and right. Today the Captive Network Assistant couldn't connect to get me connected to a hotel's ...
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Safari fonts not displaying properly

Safari 12.0 macOS Mojave version 10.14 MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2017, Four Thunderbolt 3 Ports) AS of today (2/11/2018) characters in Safari are being shown as boxed question marks. The same websites ...
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How did simply visiting a site made my iPad unresponsive?

I went to this weird site for fun named (DO NOT VISIT THIS SITE UNLESS YOU HAVE A VIRTUAL MACHINE) virus4u dot com This site is extremely malicious. On a school computer, the audio screamed "Alert ...
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Accessing specific version of Java in Safari

I am using Safari 12 running on macOS Mojave 10.14. The Web based VM detects the installed version of Java on my Mac as 1.5. For my particular needs version 1.6 is required. I have installed the ...
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Multi-color Safari Pinned Tab Favicon

How do I make my Safari Pinned Tab Favicon multi-colored like Pandora has? My logo and favicon are three colors. I followed this tutorial to get the red svg I currently have, but it's a few years old....
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AppleScripting safari - getting dynamic dropdown menus to notice a change

I'm trying to automate a repetitive process on our company's expenses claim intranet site. The task requires clicking some buttons (easy to automate), and then selecting from a dropdown menu (which is ...
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How to change the Shift+Click hotkey in Safari?

I want Shift + Click to open hyperlinks in a new window. The default Safari hotkeys are quite bad: Shift + Click adds a hyperlink to the Reading List. Command + Option + Shift + Click opens ...
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Who has an ad blocker that works for youtube (Mojave Safari Version 12.0)?

Who knows an AdBlocker for the latest Safari that is able to block youtube ads. I've tried AdBlock & AdBlock Plus which both are now 'full' applications instead of extensions. AdBlockPlus slows ...
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Preview Adjust Size

10.12.6 In Preview: open a jpeg>Tools>Adjust Size>change Percentage or any other variant> the result for eg entering 150% is that the image is considerably reduced in size and can only be corrected ...
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iOS Home Screen Shortcut URL

I would like to save a URL to my home screen (iOS). The URL includes an authorization key that is handled on the Apache server that serves the site. http://www.host.com/key-foo When I navigate to ...
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How to get Safari to open links in the corresponding tab for the site?

Say I have a Safari tab with Gmail loaded, for instance showing: https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox In my todo app, I have a link, like the shown below, which points to a specific thread. ...
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keyboard shortcut to position tab

How can I set up keyboard shortcuts to put a tab into a position? ⌘1 for example selects the first tab, can I make a keyboard shortcut like ⌘⌥1 to make my current tab the first tab in the tab bar?