Tag Archives: Safari Preferences

How to Stop Auto-Play in Safari on a Mac

How many times have you loaded a web page only to have a video start to autoplay? If you’re like me, plenty of times. If you’re lucky enough to be unfamiliar with the concept, autoplay video is audiovisual content that...

Safari's View menu.

Use Safari to Make Web Pages Easier to See

Have you found that some websites are using text that is too small or too big, forcing you to either squint to see the text, or perform excessive scrolling to take in the entire site? Most browsers have methods to...

A Guide to New Features in the macOS Mojave Safari Browser

During the buildup to Wednesday's "Gather Round" Apple event in Cupertino, California, we've been providing readers of The Rocket Yard with guides to the new features that are currently in beta versions of macOS 10.14 Mojave and expected to ship...

Quick Tip: How to Change macOS Safari’s Download Location

In its desire to make everything work as easily as possible, Apple often makes default settings that don't always work for all users at all times. One case in point is the Downloads folder (~/Downloads), which is where Safari automatically places...