A07 Using Safari 4:11

prev < Mac Basics > next

1
00:00:00,708 --> 00:00:01,998
Using Safari

2
00:00:02,000 --> 00:00:05,873
Safari is the web browser
that comes with every Mac.

3
00:00:05,875 --> 00:00:07,123
In this video

4
00:00:07,125 --> 00:00:10,331
will show you how to make the most
of four great features:

5
00:00:10,333 --> 00:00:12,040
Top Sites,

6
00:00:12,041 --> 00:00:13,581
Bookmarks,

7
00:00:13,583 --> 00:00:15,581
Tab Browsing,

8
00:00:16,166 --> 00:00:19,081
and Full History Search.

9
00:00:22,000 --> 00:00:24,290
Top Sites

10
00:00:24,958 --> 00:00:26,373
When you open Safari

11
00:00:26,375 --> 00:00:28,706
you'll see a new feature called Top Sites,

12
00:00:30,208 --> 00:00:32,081
it's a smart engine that gives you a snapshot

13
00:00:32,083 --> 00:00:34,915
of your most frequently visited sites.

14
00:00:34,916 --> 00:00:37,956
Simply click a thumbnail to visit the site.

15
00:00:37,958 --> 00:00:40,748
If you want to return the Top Sites from any site

16
00:00:40,750 --> 00:00:42,873
click the Top Sites icon.

17
00:00:44,208 --> 00:00:46,831
A star in the top right corner of the site

18
00:00:46,833 --> 00:00:48,746
tells you that new content has been added

19
00:00:48,748 --> 00:00:50,748
since your last visit.

20
00:00:50,750 --> 00:00:52,263
You can customize your Top Sites

21
00:00:52,265 --> 00:00:53,956
by clicking the "Edit" button.

22
00:00:55,791 --> 00:00:57,796
Just drag the page thumbnails around

23
00:00:57,798 --> 00:01:00,321
to change the order.

24
00:01:02,958 --> 00:01:04,413
And if you want to see a few more

25
00:01:04,415 --> 00:01:07,331
or few less top sites, click here.

26
00:01:10,041 --> 00:01:11,965
Click the pushpin to make sure a site

27
00:01:11,966 --> 00:01:14,015
always stays on the grid.

28
00:01:14,016 --> 00:01:15,015
A blue pushpin

29
00:01:15,016 --> 00:01:17,835
indicates that the site will remain in place.

30
00:01:17,836 --> 00:01:19,206
To remove a site

31
00:01:19,208 --> 00:01:20,665
just click the x.

32
00:01:21,458 --> 00:01:25,581
Your next most frequently visited site
will take its place.

33
00:01:26,500 --> 00:01:29,498
Creating Bookmarks

34
00:01:29,500 --> 00:01:33,790
Safari 4 makes managing
Bookmarks site easier than ever.

35
00:01:33,791 --> 00:01:35,630
Creating a bookmark is as simple

36
00:01:35,631 --> 00:01:38,456
as clicking the + icon to the left
of the web address,

37
00:01:40,291 --> 00:01:43,373
name the bookmark,

38
00:01:43,375 --> 00:01:45,796
select the folder

39
00:01:45,798 --> 00:01:47,165
and you're done.

40
00:01:48,585 --> 00:01:52,331
You can keep all your favorite sites handy
in the Bookmarks Bar.

41
00:01:52,333 --> 00:01:55,623
Clicking any of them load your pages instantly.

42
00:01:57,958 --> 00:02:00,081
You can also drag and drop URL

43
00:02:00,083 --> 00:02:03,165
right into the Bookmarks Bar.

44
00:02:07,500 --> 00:02:10,915
Click on the Bookmarks icon
to see your bookmarks library.

45
00:02:12,291 --> 00:02:16,123
With Safari 4 you can browse
your bookmarks using Cover Flow,

46
00:02:16,125 --> 00:02:18,456
just like you view your music in iTunes.

47
00:02:19,916 --> 00:02:22,665
Click the History icon to see
the sites you visited

48
00:02:22,666 --> 00:02:25,373
sorted by each day.

49
00:02:25,375 --> 00:02:30,248
Scroll through until you see the site
you're looking for,

50
00:02:30,250 --> 00:02:32,998
and then just click on it.

51
00:02:34,166 --> 00:02:37,456
Browsing with Tabs

52
00:02:37,458 --> 00:02:41,081
Tab browsing makes it easy to switch
between multiple webpages

53
00:02:41,083 --> 00:02:43,998
without opening a lot of windows.

54
00:02:44,000 --> 00:02:45,246
You can open a new tab

55
00:02:45,248 --> 00:02:48,956
by clicking the plus icon
on the right side of the tab bar.

56
00:02:52,208 --> 00:02:53,415
If you're on a webpage

57
00:02:53,416 --> 00:02:55,998
and you want to open a link in a new tab,

58
00:02:56,000 --> 00:02:57,230
simply right-click on it

59
00:02:57,231 --> 00:03:00,165
and select "Open Link in New Tab".

60
00:03:04,416 --> 00:03:06,231
If you have a folder of favorite websites

61
00:03:06,233 --> 00:03:08,498
that you've added to the bookmarks bar,

62
00:03:08,500 --> 00:03:12,248
you can open all of them in tabs
at the same time,

63
00:03:13,750 --> 00:03:17,331
making it fast and easy to surf
your favorite sites.

64
00:03:18,416 --> 00:03:22,748
And you can easily drag tabs around
to put them in any order

65
00:03:22,750 --> 00:03:27,540
or just drag one out to see it
in a separate window.

66
00:03:28,708 --> 00:03:30,540
Using Full History Search

67
00:03:30,541 --> 00:03:32,206
Full history search makes it easy

68
00:03:32,208 --> 00:03:34,373
to find a site you visited before

69
00:03:34,375 --> 00:03:37,226
even when you don't remember the URL.

70
00:03:37,228 --> 00:03:39,581
If you only remember a word or a key phrase

71
00:03:39,583 --> 00:03:41,665
from a webpage you visited,

72
00:03:41,666 --> 00:03:43,415
type it into the search box.

73
00:03:44,083 --> 00:03:46,623
Matching sites will be displayed in Cover Flow,

74
00:03:46,625 --> 00:03:48,248
and as a list below.

75
00:03:49,916 --> 00:03:51,540
When you find the one you're looking for

76
00:03:51,541 --> 00:03:53,290
just click on the Cover Flow thumbnails

77
00:03:53,291 --> 00:03:55,498
to load the webpage.

78
00:03:55,500 --> 00:03:58,013
Safari 4 let you see everything
you do on the web

79
00:03:58,015 --> 00:04:01,331
in a whole new way.

80
00:04:01,875 --> 00:04:03,963
To download it and get even more information

81
00:04:03,965 --> 00:04:06,048
on the new features of Safari 4

82
00:04:06,050 --> 00:04:08,998
go to apple.com/safari
All videos are copyright by Apple Inc.; transcriptions, subtitles and translations are volunteer efforts by members of this wiki.