Question

How do I open a private browsing window in Safari on my iPad?


Answer

Sometimes using a private browsing window is the quickest way to access certain websites if you are having login-related issues. To open a private browsing window in Safari on an iPad, follow these steps.

 

  1. Open Safari  on your iPad.
  2. In the top right corner of the screen, tap the "Show all tabs" button.

     
  3. Next, tap the "Private" button.

     
  4. You should see some text in the middle of the screen confirming that you have entered Private Browsing Mode. Tap "Done" to open a new tab.

     
  5. Tap the Search Bar at the top of the screen to navigate to your desired website.

     
  6. To get back to normal browsing mode, simply tap the "Show all tabs" button again and tap "Private" to switch modes.