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How To Reset Safari Settings

Refer to the easy instructions mentioned here to know how to reset Safari settings.

Mac:

  • Launch the Safari web browser on your Mac computer.
  • Click the Safari tab at the top-left end of the screen and choose the Clear History option.
  • If you see a dialog box with the ‘Clearing history will remove related cookies and other website data’ message, choose the All History option from the Clear drop-down menu and select the Clear History option.
  • Navigate to the Safari tab again and then choose the Preferences option.
  • The Security dialog window will appear on the screen.
  • Click the Privacy tab and select the Manage Website Data option followed by the Remove All option.
  • Click the Remove Now option followed by the Done option in the next dialog box that opens.
  • Click the Passwords tab, choose the saved passwords that you want to delete, and click the Remove option at the bottom.
  • When prompted, select the Remove option again.
  • Go to the Extensions tab and then remove all the extensions.
  • Click the Advanced tab and select the checkbox next to the Show Develop menu in menu bar option.
  • Navigate to the Develop tab, choose the Empty Caches option, and exit the dialog box.
  • Click the Menu icon at the top-left corner of the Safari web browser.
  • Right-click the web page that you want to delete and choose the Remove Items option.
  • Close the Safari web browser.
  • Return to the main screen of the Mac computer, click the Go tab, and select the My Computer option.
  • Open the untitled folder and click the Library folder followed by the Caches folder.
  • Select the file that is in the Caches folder, right-click it, and choose the Move to Trash option.
  • When prompted, provide the administrator password in the Password field and click OK.

iPhone:

  • Go to your iPhone, search for the Settings application, and tap its icon.
  • Select the Safari option, scroll down to the bottom of the screen, and tap the Advanced option followed by the Website Data option.
  • Select the Remove All Website Data option and then tap the Remove Now option.
How To Reset Safari Settings

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