Safari Information (Mac)

General Information

"The best browser for your Mac is the one that comes with your Mac. Safari is faster and more energy efficient than other browsers, so sites are more responsive and your notebook battery lasts longer between charges. Built-in privacy features help keep your browsing your business. Handy tools help you save, find, and share your favorites. And Safari works with iCloud to let you browse seamlessly across all your devices." - Apple website

Minimum System Requirements

  • A Mac running macOS 10.8* or higher
  • Intel processor
  • 2 GB RAM or more recommended
  • At least 5 GB of free disk space
  • Internet access

*Limited support for macOS 10.8, 10.9, and 10.10

ITS Supported Version

  • Safari 9 (comes with macOS 10.11)
  • Safari 10 (comes with macOS 10.12)
  • Safari 11 (comes with macOS 10.13)


  • Updating Safari [HTML]
  • Browser Recommendations for ITS-Supported Web Applications [HTML]
  • Clearing Your Web Browser's Cache [HTML]
  • Cookie Settings [HTML]
  • Clearing Your Web Browser's Cookies [HTML]
  • Configuring Pop-up Blocker [HTML]
  • OS X Browser Matrix

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Article ID: 1027
Created: Tue, 23 Jun 2009 2:28pm
Modified: Wed, 28 Feb 2018 2:06am