Find what you’re looking for in Safari for iOS 9

Find on page

If you’re running the latest operating system for iPhone and iPad (iOS 9) here’s a great trick for finding words quickly on a web page.

If you find yourself on a very wordy webpage and are having trouble finding something specific. Safari in iOS 9 has a built in extension called Find on Page that can be found in the Share menu.


Tap the Share icon. You’ll see two rows of icons here. In the second row with grey and white icons scroll until you see Find on Page.


Find on Page Share

Tap Find on Page. Now you can type a word or number and Safari will highlight and jump directly to it on the webpage.

Find on Page Highlight

You can also tap on the arrows to move to the next or previous instance of that word or number.


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