How to Activate the iPad Bookmarks Bar

While the iPad’s Safari browser has a dedicated Bookmarks button, you can access your favorite sites more quickly by making the Bookmarks Bar always visible.

  • Open the Safari browser.
  • Tap the Bookmarks icon. It's shaped like a book and also includes your reading list.

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