Are Web pages acting weird when you visit them in Safari on your iPhone?
- Tap Settings.
- Select Safari.
- Choose Advanced.
It allows Web pages to provide some of their more unique and interactive features, and it’s a programming language that is responsible for many of the things that make you like the majority of the Web pages you visit.
The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 13 in the iOS 15.3.1 operating system, but these steps have been similar for most iPhone models and most recent iOS versions.
Step 1: Open the Settings app.
Tap the Settings icon.
Step 2: Scroll down and select the Safari option.
Open the Safari settings menu.
Step 3: Scroll to the bottom of the menu and tap the Advanced button.
Choose the Advanced option.
If you are going through the troubleshooting process then some other things you might want to consider are:
- Go to Settings > Safari > Clear History and Website Data to remove the browser data that is saved on the device.
- Restart the iPhone by pressing and holding the Power button and the Volume Down button, then move the Slide to power off slider.
- Close the tabs that are currently open in the browser.
- Close Safari by swiping up and to the left from the bottom of the screen, then drag the Safari browser to the top of the screen.
Where can I find the Advanced settings menu for the iPhone Safari browser?
You can find this if you open Settings > select Safari > then scroll all the way to the bottom of the screen and select Advanced.
How can I reset my Internet connection and network settings on my iPhone?
If you open the Settings app on your iPhone and select the General option you will be able to scroll to the bottom of the screen and choose the Transfer or Reset iPhone option.
You can then tap the Reset button, then choose the Reset Network Settings option.
This is going to reset things like Wi-Fi, cellular settings, and Bluetooth settings, so you will need to reconnect to your wireless networks and devices if you elect to perform this action.
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