Safari help?

Discussion in 'iPad Help' started by WAM, Aug 26, 2010.

  1. WAM
    Offline

    WAM iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2010
    Messages:
    27
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    So I'm on a site and can maneuver back and forth with the upper left direction arrows. But sometimes I follow a link which opens a new page and I don't see how to return to my previous set of pages. No arrows. On a PC I would just click the origninal tab. But I see nothing to click here. HOME pulls me all the way out of the internet and I have to start all over. There is a way, right?

    If I'm not clear, sometimes a new page has arrows so I can go back. Sometimes they don't. What then?

    Sorry for such a basic question. We need a 'Help for Nubi's' subforum.
  2. BrennB
    Offline

    BrennB iPad Addict

    Joined:
    Jun 13, 2010
    Messages:
    1,278
    Thanks Received:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    California
    Ratings:
    +4 / 0
    On the top of the page you see the icon that looks like two windows overlapping. Click there and a page comes up of your open windows so you can swap.

    Or use a diff browser app.
  3. WAM
    Offline

    WAM iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2010
    Messages:
    27
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    I guess you're right. I thought I had tried to back into my history using the tile display and it hadn't worked somehow. But it seems to do the job now.

    Thanx.
  4. CupcakeKiller702
    Offline

    CupcakeKiller702 iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Nov 29, 2010
    Messages:
    34
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    City of Sin
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Browser Help

    Okay, I have a stumper. One day, I was using Safari to find HD wallpaper photos for my iPad. Now, as you see on the upper left of this capture photo I just took, it says HD iPad Wallpaper up in the upper left corner of my browser window. I have cleared cookies, history, and my cache, and this clickable function won't go away. How the heck do I get rid of it? I don't want it there. Help with this would be much appreciated! I don't know what I did do put it there in the first place. :eek::confused: [​IMG]
  5. Mickey330
    Offline

    Mickey330 Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2010
    Messages:
    11,513
    Thanks Received:
    1,759
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Western NY state (USA)
    Ratings:
    +1,898 / 0
    What you've done there is created yourself a bookmark...

    To get rid of it, press the icon that looks like an open book (it's your bookmarks icon). That bookmark, "hd ipad wallpaper" should be right there. If you swipe left to right on it, a red "Delete" button should appear. Press the button and bam! That bookmark is gone.

    Hope this helps. Let us know...

    Marilyn
  6. CupcakeKiller702
    Offline

    CupcakeKiller702 iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Nov 29, 2010
    Messages:
    34
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    City of Sin
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    I kind of thought that is what it was, but my other bookmarks are a drop down list, and not a clickable link like that was. I wasn't aware that you could make a bookmark up in the task bar like that until today. DOH. I have had this iPad a year, and still find things I don't know. THAT did the trick. Thanks!

Share This Page

Search tags for this page

hitting return arrow on mac goes back to home page in safari

,

how can i go back one page when using safari

,

how do i go back to previous page on safari

,

how to go back a page when using safari on an ipad

,

how to go back to the last page in safari when the bakc button doent work help

,

how to return to previous page in safari

,

ipad back arrow doesnt return to recent search site

,

ipad how do i go back when on safari

,
ipad internet does not go back to previous page
,

ipad safari back arrow does not how to go back

,

ipad wont return to specific page

,

iphone safari cant go back

,
iphone safari previous page
,
my ipad will not return to previos page using back button
,
safari go back one page
,

safari why cant i go back to last viewed

,

safari wont go back to previous page

,
why cant i see previous pages on safari
,

why when i hit back button on safari on i pad air it goes back too far

,

why wont my mac computer go back to previous page