Category Archives: Safari Tips

Create New Tabs in Safari Running Yosemite

Ever since I installed Yosemite I have been irritated by the fact that there was no longer a new tabs button on the menu bar. I used that button all the time in Mountain Lion and missed it. I happened … Continue reading

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Move Tabbed Pages

This can be a helpful tip if you use tabs in Safari. There can be a number of reasons why it will help, but the reason I use it most frequently is that I am researching something, have four or … Continue reading

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Copy and Paste Without Formatting

In Mac OS X, when you copy and paste text from one place to another it retains the text formatting. That can be cool, or it can be very time consuming. And annoying. Particularly if you are doing a copy … Continue reading

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Looking Up Words The Fast Way

I can’t spell worth a darn. Never have been good at it and never will be. I like to blame it on brain damage I suffered at birth. (I am a twin and I was breach.) It is as good … Continue reading

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A Very Unusual and Inexpensive Holiday Gift Suggestion

If you like to give the unique and unexpected and have a small budget I have a suggestion for you. This is for your computer literate friends and family. Make it possible for them to create their own personal font. … Continue reading

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Malware and Java

There is a new malware threat from Java.  At the end of this email is an article that advises disabling Java from your computer. To disable Java from Safari, open Preferences, then Security.  Make sure that “Enable Java” is unchecked. … Continue reading

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What To Do When Safari Changes Your Words

So here is the deal.  You are filling out fields using Safari.  It could be your name, email address, street name, or whatever.  That word, or part of that word, is similar to an existing word.  Safari changes your word. … Continue reading

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