How to Customize Display in a Safari Browser

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The Safari 11 browser is, by far, one of the most popular and reliable browsers for Mac. Not only is it secure; it is also fast and has lots of amazing features. And like any other web browsers, Safari can be fun to use because you can customize it to your liking. That is true and we will teach you how to do it.

Customize for Easy Reading

Have you experienced reading an article with a very distracting layout? You are not alone. We all have our fair share of such experience. The good news is that with Safari, you can enjoy a distraction-free reading. With its Reader feature, a web page is made clean and clear for better display.

To activate the Reader feature, simply click the four-line icon found at the upper left corner of the address bar. Safari should then render the web page in a minimalist view. In most cases, the images stay visible but the texts are larger and centered on a plain white background. To exit, click the four-line icon again.

Customize the Appearance

Yes, it is possible to customize Safari to suit your personal preferences. Here’s what you should do:

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  1. Launch Safari.
  2. Go to Settings > Preferences.
  3. Head over to the Appearance At this point, you can modify the settings of your browser’s display. You can change the font style, font size, font for fixed-width text, and font smoothing, as well as decide whether you prefer the images to be displayed right away or not.
  4. Finally, close the Preferences The new settings should be saved automatically.

Customize Security

Believe it or not, the biggest threats to your Mac’s security are found online. Cybercriminals always find ways to steal your personal information. That is why they attack you by hijacking your browsing.

To secure Safari, go to Settings > Preferences > Security, then check all the options. After this, you can surf securely and more efficiently.

Wrapping It Up

Sure, customizing the display of your Safari browser can be very exciting. However, when making changes, always observe caution.

For a better and more secure Safari browsing experience, some users choose to install additional tools like Outbyte macAries that claim to pinpoint potential threats. Make sure the tool you choose meets your specific requirements.

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