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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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Annotate/Highlight Safari webpages, and preserve highlights forever

I am looking for a Safari extension or a built-in tool to highlight or annotate webpages. I want to be able to add notes and shapes that are preserved forever. I've already tried Liner and Highlight ...
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Safari complains about SSL certificate on redirect page

I have gotten reports from people navigating to our site without entering the www. part of the URL that our SSL certificate does not match and so generates a warning. This is technically correct I ...
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How to make safari remember internal hostname for url shortener?

We have a internal url shortener, let's call it foo. So in your browser you could do something like foo/wiki and go to whatever wiki points to. Unfortunately in Safari whenever I type foo/wiki it does ...
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How to center website in Safari [on hold]

In Apple Safari, how can I center my google search result so that they are displayed in the middle of the window and not flush left like the following picture.
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Different event handlers for different apps?

Is it possible to have different applications open links in different browsers? For example, I would like to have all links in Thunderbird open in Firefox, while links in Mail should open in Safari. ...
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How to debug malware popups in Safari

Around once a day a new tab opens in the background and automatically starts downloading some probably scam software disguised as a "flash player". I tried to fix it doing the things recommended ...
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document.querySelector with AppleScript / Safari

I need a script to open each tab in safari when I get "valueIneed" from an internal website here is the HTML tag <td class="orderDetails"> <p class="details"> (My ...
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Safari 12 - Favicon in Gmail tab shows incorrect e-mail count

I have enabled the Show website icons in tabs feature made available in Safari 12. Gmail has a feature to show count of unread emails in the browser tab favicon. The count shown in the Gmail tab in ...
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Verdana always appears as bold in Safari

This started happening when I updated to Mojave. On many sites I've visited that use Verdana, only the bold font face shows up, even though it is not marked bold in inspect element, nor does it appear ...
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Safari on iMac (Mojave) can't resolve http://<hostname>.local

Safari 12.0 on my 2017 iMac cannot resolve local computer names. In my particular case the computer is a RaspberryPi with a default web page. If I put "pi-star.local" in the Safari address box, I ...
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Sometimes Safari stops scripts at the page. How to fix it? [closed]

Sometimes chats go offline (and later switch to online again), and I can't see new messages at needed time. It happens on different sites. Could you say me what happens? I tried to solve the trouble ...
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Can I “put” an open tab/page on my iPhone from my Mac?

I recently, stupidly, deleted all my Safari data on my iPhone and in the process lost all my open tabs (191 in total, yes, that's how I do things). Anyway, I managed to get to my Mac before it ...
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automator fifa 19 web app

I'm trying to click the reset button in Fifa 19 web app with automator. codes I've tried. tell application "Safari" activate tell current tab of window 1 do JavaScript "document....
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Safari keeps suggesting me top domain

I have a website in the following format: https://abc.def.com/subdomain1/subdomain2 But Safari keeps suggesting https://abc.def.com as a top hit, while the correct url is second. Now every time I ...
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Safari 12: how to sync tabs *only* across devices?

Is there a way to sync opened tabs only (i.e., without syncing Favorites page) in Safari across Mac and iPhone? I have a different set of Favorite websites on iPhone and Mac — and turning sync on ...
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Font Family/Display Issue in Safari 12 on macOS Mojave

I just upgraded to macOS Mojave a few days ago and I have noticed an issue with the fonts displayed in Safari for sites/themes that I have created on Tumblr. It appears that Safari reverted back to ...
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Why can I not set Safari keyboard shortcuts? Conflicts with secondary, unlisted Back/Forward commands

I use ⌘← and ⌘→ to move between tabs. I want to transfer this setting to Safari. The default Safari keyboard shortcuts shown in the menu bar list ⌘[ and ⌘] for Back/Forward: Despite those keyboard ...
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How can I get safari to show me the pixel dimensions of the browser window, without an extension?

I have once seen safari showing me the pixel dimensions of the browser window, even when I resized it dragging left or right, it showed how many pixels in the x axis and how many pixels in the y axis. ...
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Applescript - bookmark all tabs in ALL WINDOWS in Safari

Safari, have the Bookmark all tabs, function in the menu Bookmarks -> Add Bookmarks for these N tabs. I looking for a way how to do this automatically with applescript in all opened Safari windows. ...
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Cannot log into my Google account with Smart Lock, username and password prompt keeps repeating

I have two-factor authentication enabled on my Google account, and in order to log into my account on my iPhone one has to use the Google Smart Lock application from the iOS app store. https://itunes....
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Website unresolved via OSX Safari

Issue URL does not resolve: see 'dig test results' Safari 11.1.2 System Version: OS X 10.11.6 (15G22010) Kernel Version: Darwin 15.6.0 Boot Volume: Macintosh HD Boot Mode: Normal The ...
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How to prevent “smart searching” in Safari?

Suppose I am trying to search for information about this file: /etc/inetd.conf If I paste the following into Safari's search bar: "/etc/inetd.conf" Safari tries to be clever and converts it into : ...
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Stylish Replacement for Mac

I wonder if anyone is aware of any replacement for Stylish. Stylish is not on the Safari Extension Gallery since they were stealing browsing information.
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Is there a way to prevent non-admin users from disabling Safari extensions?

I would like to force non-admin users to keep a particular Safari extension enabled (for example, to apply limits to child accounts). Is there some way to do so?
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How can I enable backspace to go back in Safari on Mojave?

There are other questions and answers about how to enable the key Backspace to go back to the previous page in Safari, but none of them work on my newly installed Mojave even though it used to work on ...
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How to sync bookmarks from Chrome on Windows PCs and Android smartphone to iPhone's Safari without need to install something on EACH PC?

I have bunch of Windows PCs + Android smartphone. I use Chome browser on all of them and since I am logged in with my Google account everywhere, bookmarks kept in sync. What I want is to add my iPhone'...
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Can I enable Safari Reader (desktop) for webpages when icon is not available?

I'm trying to print to PDF webpages from SQLAlchemy docs. This page offers the icon: https://docs.sqlalchemy.org/en/latest/orm/tutorial.html However additional pages don't have the icon: https://...
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Safari deleting every tab that I open

In Safari every time I close the app or turn off my iPhone, every tab that I have open is deleted. I have absolutely no idea how it started, and it deleted a couple important tabs.
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Safari extensions have suddenly stopped working (10.13.4)

All of a sudden this morning my extensions stopped working. The extensions preference pane is empty and says "No extensions". All the extensions are left in ~/Library/Safari/Extensions, and if open ...
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Safari downloads dialog very slow

I recently upgraded to 10.13 High Sierra, and one thing I noticed almost immediately was that the downloads dialog in Safari was incredibly slow. When I click the icon next to the address bar which ...
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How can I make Safari think an extension came from the web gallery?

System Integrity Protection is turned off. With that switch flipped, macOS is effectively an open platform--I can load custom kernel extensions, replace any file, and patch other apps in memory. So ...
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iPad website JPGs appear very pixelated [migrated]

Our website appears fine on a Mac. However, on an iPad, the home page slider images appear very very pixelated. I've had a look at this article and changed the JPGs to progressive, and cleared the ...
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How to always 'show controls' for gifs (.gifv) when viewing in Safari?

Safari doesn't tend to auto-start gifs and thus I need to click on the file, click on 'Show Controls' before I can click play. I would like to know if it is possible to always show controls when ...
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Tab or Session Manager for Safari 12?

Safari 12 improved the security of the browser by killing off the older API. Unfortunately in doing so it killed the very handy Sessions: https://sessions-extension.github.io/Sessions/ I can easily ...
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Safari update for MacBook Pro

Trying to update Safari 11.1.2 and I keep getting an error message. Something about unable to update because of an extension in use in Spotlight. I can quit the application - but Spotlight is not an ...
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Downgrade from Safari 12 to Safari 11 [duplicate]

How can I downgrade from Safari 12 back to Safari 11? I’m a blind Mac user, using Voiceover. Safari 12 has various accessibility bugs and thus I need to go back to the latest version of Safari 11. ...
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Modify Web Page Content in Safari 12?

The tool I was using to block #hot-network-questions is now blocked in Safari 12. I can see some ad blockers are still allowed, but I cannot find one which allows custom blocking specific content. ...
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Safari 12 compatible versions of ad blockers fail to block many ads

Since installing Safari 12 and switching to the compatible version of my adblocker(s), many ads that were once successfully blocked by each of those adblockers are now visible, with the result that ...
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Apple wants to make changes

I get a persistent pop-up window that states: Apple wants to make changes. (See pic below) Before I mindlessly press OK, I'd like to know what the action is about. Can anyone suggest how I might ...
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macOS annoyingly puts fullscreen videos in a new “space”

When watching a video on YouTube (or any other streaming service) – I use mainly Safari, sometimes Chrome, with the same result – when I switch to fullscreen, the video goes fullscreen in a new "Space"...
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YouTube video with custom start and end times not working on iPhone 7

The following YouTube URL is not working as expected in Safari and Chrome on my iPhone 7: https://www.youtube.com/embed/4NZycutQrUw?start=1523&end=2171&autoplay=1&controls=1 The video ...
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I constantly get a never-ending spinning beach ball in Safari on tabs that have Google Calendar loaded

I keep seeing the spinning beach ball on any tab that has Google Calendar loaded. It doesn't happen right away, it typically takes a while before it starts beach balling. The calendar works fine the ...
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Is there a way to decolorize Safari 12 pinned tab icons?

Safari 12's pinned tabs now show garish, distracting, and unpredictable colored icons in place of the subdued grayscale icons of previous versions. Is there a way to decolorize these icons?
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How do fix Safari extensions on Safari 12?

Since installing Safari 12, I've been unable to get my extensions working. In particular I have no functioning ad blocker, and the primary extension I use, Pocket, (rally the only reason I use Safari ...
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Silverlight Plug-In in Safari 12

is there any way to enable the Silverlight Plug-In in Safari 12? I need this plug in to watch a live sport event. Thanks!
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206 partial content in safari

206 partial content not working in safari . i try to play video with html5 and php. In chrome, Mozilla when i see network request then its working proper but in safari i saw only one request and this ...
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Hotkey Toggling between Private & Non-Private browser window?

Consider two Safari windows: one private, the other not. There may be more than one tab in the window. The goal is to toggle between the two windows (not the tabs) with a hotkey. Does such a ...
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Applescript/Javascript to click submenu item of Jupiter Notebook in Safari

When I run a.ipynb jupyter notebook file in Safari, it opens at local host http://localhost:8888/notebooks/a.ipynb#. NOTE: The script should work for any *.ipynb file, a.ipynb is just an example. ...
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How to open files from Safari without having to save them to Mac

I recently changed from using a Surface to a Mac and I am having a hard time figuring out how to open files, let say from my gmail, without having to save the file on my Mac. With Microsoft, when I ...
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MacOS Safari iCloud tabs stop working randomly after some time

MacOS: High Sierra 10.13.6 Safari: 11.1.2 After a random amount of time the iCloud tabs button on MacOS Safari becomes disabled, making impossible to rich the iCloud tabs of other devices. Of ...