How to Customize Safari Settings for Individual Websites

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Setting a website to always open in your preferred mode, such as Desktop or Reader View, makes it easier to browse your favorite websites from the iPhone. With Safari's custom controls, you can also allow or disable your microphone, camera, and location sharing for individual websites. Here's how to customize your Safari experience on the iPhone.

Related: How to Use the Look Up Feature in Safari

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How to Customize Safari Settings for Individual Websites

  1. Open Safari to a website you want to customize.
  2. Tap the Aa icon on the top left.
  3. Tap Website Settings.


     
  4. From here, you can select how the website should appear.
  5. Request Desktop Website will always display the website in desktop mode.
  6. Use Reader Automatically will always display the website in Reader Mode.
  7. You can also set permissions for your Camera, Mic, and Location.


     
  8. When you're finished, tap Done.

Now, when you visit that website, it will display according to your custom settings. Happy browsing!

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Tamlin Day is a feature web writer at iPhone Life. He has a degree in Media and Communications from Maharishi University of Management and his work has been published in the Rio Review and Breathe Free Press.