Safari, the default browser on macOS, is one of the most popular choices for privacy. It has been significantly improved over the years, including features such as read mode, password storage, and prevention of website tracking. However, you will need to refresh your browser for it to run smoothly.
Updating the Safari browser on Mac is a bit tricky compared to other apps. Read below to find out how to install the update and why you need to do it.
Why do I need to update Safari on macOS?
Safari doesn’t receive updates as often as other browsers. In addition, Apple is releasing Safari updates along with major macOS releases. Therefore, it contains some improvements, new features, and bug fixes.
In addition, older versions of Safari are not fully compatible with the latest macOS and can be slow pork.
Keeping your Safari browser up-to-date means access to the latest features and protection against new security threats.
How to update Safari browser on macOS Mojave or later
- Tap Apple logo In the menu bar.
- click System Preferences..
- select Software update..
- Check New update.. If possible More information..
- If Safari updates are available, Select the check box Click next to Safari Insoles now..
How to update Safari on a running Mac before macOS High Sierra
Unlike macOS Mojave and later, there is no option to update Safari individually. Therefore, you need to install the macOS update to get the latest version of Safari.
- please look for it App Store Search in the Dock or Launchpad.
- click update tab.
- Check if there is macOS update..
- If possible Update now Download
- Wait for your Mac to install.
The latest version of Safari for Mac is 14.0.3, which is available on macOS Big Sur.
can not. Older versions of Safari for Windows can be downloaded, but cannot be updated because Apple stopped developing browsers for Windows in 2012.
The latest version of Safari for Windows is version 5.1.7, released in 2012. There are no updates since then. Many users claim that the optimal version of Safari for Windows is 5.0.
If you do not have the latest updates installed, your browser may not work properly. Check if updates are available. You can also kill the Safari browser and restart it to see if it works.
It’s there. Wasn’t it easy? If you have any further questions, please share them in the comments section below.
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