Surfing the Web

If your MacBook is connected to the Internet, you can browse or surf the sites on the World Wide Web. For surfing, macOS provides a web browser app called Safari. Using Safari, you can quickly move from one web page to another, search for interesting sites, and download files to your MacBook.

Snapshot of a webpage.

Open a Web Page

Follow a Link to a Web Page

Open Several Web Pages at Once

Navigate Among Web Pages

Return to a Recently Visited Page

Play Music and Videos on the Web

Set Your Home Page and Search Engine

Create Bookmarks for Web Pages

Using Reader View and Reading List

Download a File

Configure Safari for Security and Privacy ...

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