[GUIDE] : APPLE: HOW TO DISPLAY THE SAFARI FAVORITES BAR ON IOS (IPAD, IPHONE, MAC).

Following the persistent problem of charging my iPad, I ordered and received a new iPad ordered on the Apple website. And I quickly realized that there was no bookmarks bar in Safari, the Apple browser that equips the iPhone and iPad, which allows you to quickly access your favorites. So I got information on the net to find the trick that allows you to display my favorite websites directly from Safari. I learned and succeeded in adding certain sites to my favorites in order to consult them regularly. I explain how to proceed here for an iOS device and take the opportunity to explain how add a website to your favorites and how sync Safari with iCloud to have all your favorites on your different Apple devices.

DISPLAY THE FAVORITES BAR IN SAFARI (IPHONE, IPAD)

All iPhone and iPad users have the following Safari web browser. It is the default web browser that is installed on all Apple brand devices. It is accessed by the dock. To facilitate internet browsing, you will first need to register the address of your favorite websites. The Safari browser has a favorites manager setting. Adding an internet address is easy with Safari, just as it is in other web browsers (Mozilla Firefox, Brave browser etc…). I present here the best way to display the bookmarks bar in Safari.

[GUIDE] : APPLE: HOW TO DISPLAY THE SAFARI FAVORITES BAR ON IOS (IPAD, IPHONE, MAC)
  • The first step is to go to the app Settings.
  • In the left menu, look for Safari.
  • In the section General, click on the cursor Show favorites bar to activate this option (green = on).
  • ADD A FAVORITE SITE TO THE SAFARI FAVORITES BAR (IPHONE, IPAD)

  • Go to the site of your choice. Once the site is open, click on the arrow at the top right of the browser.
  • Then press Add to favorites in the menu that opened in Safari.
    If you wish, you can even add a shortcut from the home screen (= the main screen where you find the app icons) in the form of an icon by clicking on On the home screen.
  • You can then rename the website label or change the URL to better find yourself in your bookmarks.
  • You will now notice that your favorite site is available from bookmark bar from your smartphone or tablet.

    SYNCHRONIZE SAFARI AND ICLOUD (IPAD, IPHONE)

    I suggest this second tip to better help you better organize your favorite sites in Safari on iPhone and iPad. It is a continuation of the first.

    [GUIDE] : APPLE: HOW TO DISPLAY THE SAFARI FAVORITES BAR ON IOS (IPAD, IPHONE, MAC)

    Whenever you create a new window, only the preferred folders are displayed. You can remedy this by going to Settings then selecting Safari. After that, you just have to choose the folder of your choice instead of choosing the favorite folder.

    If you use iCloud, you have an advantage. You can simply activate Safari synchronization. So you can always review your favorites and bookmarks in all the Apple devices you use (Mac, iPhone, iPad). To do so, here’s how you can do it.

    [GUIDE] : APPLE: HOW TO DISPLAY THE SAFARI FAVORITES BAR ON IOS (IPAD, IPHONE, MAC)
  • Go to Settings
  • Click on your username in the left menu and select iCloud.
  • Activate synchronization Safari by dragging the slider to the right if you haven’t already.
  • The same exercise should be done on any other Apple digital devices you have if you want Safari to sync across all of your devices.

    Here is thus summarized in a few tips, the simple and practical way to display and change the Safari bookmarks bar on iPad and iPhone. I hope these tips are useful for you and make it easier for you to enjoy your smartphone or tablet.

    [GUIDE] : APPLE: HOW TO DISPLAY THE SAFARI FAVORITES BAR ON IOS (IPAD, IPHONE, MAC)

    How to add a site to favorites on Safari?

    With Safari on Mac, you can create a shortcut to your favorite sites just by adding a website to your favorites.

    Websites added to bookmarks may appear on the home page of Apple’s Safari browser. You have the possibility to personalize and organize them.

    Discover this tutorial with Luviapp to learn how to add a website to Mac favorites .

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    Tip 1

    How to bookmark a website on Safari Mac?

    To add a favorite on Mac follow these steps:

    1. Open your favorite website.

    2. Then choose the Bookmark menu at the top of your Mac screen and click on Add a bookmark.

    [GUIDE] : APPLE: HOW TO DISPLAY THE SAFARI FAVORITES BAR ON IOS (IPAD, IPHONE, MAC)

    3. A window appears, select in the first drop-down menu Favorites then click on the button Add.

    Tip: When your favorite site is open you can simply press the keys Command ⌘ + D on your keyboard to add favorite on Mac quickly with this keyboard shortcut

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    Tip 2

    How to view and organize your favorites on Mac?

    Step 1: To view bookmarks on Safari on Mac, start by choosing Menu Bookmarks at the top of the screen, in the menu bar.

    Then click on Show Favorites. A window appears where you can consult all your favorites.

    [GUIDE] : APPLE: HOW TO DISPLAY THE SAFARI FAVORITES BAR ON IOS (IPAD, IPHONE, MAC)

    Step 2: Favorites come in the form of icons, you can move them around to organize them, just like on an iPhone.

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    Tip 3

    How to delete and rename favorites on Mac?

    To delete bookmarks on Mac: Drag the favorite website to an empty area, then release the mouse button when the Delete X icon appears. Watch the animation to understand.

    To rename favorites on Mac: Click on on the name of the favorite you want to rename in the favorites page while holding down the Control key, then click Rename.

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    Tip 4

    How to make the left sidebar disappear on Safari?

    To close the bookmarks bar on Safari, click the button. at the top left of the window next to the navigation arrows.

    Find out how to display the favorites bar on Safari

    The mobile version for Safari (iPhone and iPad) has a customizable interface to suit your browsing style. For example, you can always display the favorites bar below the address bar. This option is particularly useful for opening your favorite sites.

    Be more efficient on Safari for iOS

    Rather than wasting time entering the addresses of the websites you visit every day, why not display their shortcuts directly on your Safari browser interface. This trick will allow you to access it faster with one click.

    Obviously this step requires having a library of favorites. Rest assured the creation of an electronic bookmark also called a favorite, bookmark or bookmark is done in two steps. It won’t take you more than two minutes.

    • Open your Safari browser on your iPhone or iPad
    • Type the address of the website you want to bookmark
    • Click on the share icon (rectangle topped by an arrow pointing up)
    • Click the add to favorites button
    • The name used to recognize the site is often too long. Don’t hesitate to shorten it.
    • Press the save button
    • Repeat this operation for all your sites that you visit regularly

    Once all your sites are registered, you will have to move on to the second step. This consists of displaying your internet shortcuts directly below the address bar of your browser. Here’s how to activate the bookmarks bar on an iPad.

    • Close the Safari browser
    • Open your mobile device settings
    • Scroll the window
    • Click on the Safari section
    • Look for the General section
    • In this section you will find a switch titled show the favorites bar
    • Press the switch to activate the display of the favorites bar
    • Return to the home page
    • The favorites bar will appear just below the address bar at the top of your iPad screen

    Imagine that you regularly visit a news site or the Wikipedia online encyclopedia. Now you just have to put your finger on the shortcut to open your favorite page. If you are looking for simplicity and speed then the favorites bar is for you.

    For owners of several Apple products, be aware that it is possible to automatically synchronize your favorites on all your devices. The option is activated in a few seconds on all your machines connected to the same iCloud account.

    Hide the favorites bar

    Some users like to be able to enjoy their entire screen. Located below the URL bar, the favorites bar can reduce browsing comfort. If you are a fan of minimalist interfaces with as few buttons as possible, know that it is possible to hide the favorites bar.

    [GUIDE] : APPLE: HOW TO DISPLAY THE SAFARI FAVORITES BAR ON IOS (IPAD, IPHONE, MAC)

    Likewise, it sometimes happens that we take screenshots or lend our iPad to friends. It is then easy for them to consult your favorite websites.

    • Open the Safari section located in the settings of your iPad
    • Deactivate the switch displayed on the favorites bar

    Experiment with both methods to find what works best for you. In general, the bookmarks bar is relatively inconspicuous, especially on the latest iPads with a Retina screen larger than 10 inches.

    How to bookmark a site on Safari

    How to optimize your browsing on Safari? Using favorites of course! Today, we teach you how to add a new site to your favorites to find it easily.

    Bookmark a site on Safari

  • Open Safari.
  • Navigate to the page you want to bookmark
  • Place your mouse cursor in the address bar. A small button « + » should appear to its left. Click on it. The site is automatically added to the shortcuts pane.
  • You can also use the command + D shortcut to quickly add a site to your favorites. In doing so, a window opens asking you in which folder you want to store the site.

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