Turn Private Browsing on or off on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

When you use Private Browsing, you can visit websites without creating a search history in Safari.

Private Browsing protects your private information and blocks some websites from tracking your search behavior. Safari won't remember the pages you visit, your search history, or your AutoFill information.

Turn on Private Browsing

On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, open Safari, then tap  . Tap Private, then tap Done. 

Turn off Private Browsing

On an iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, open Safari, then tap  . Tap Private, then tap Done.

While Private Browsing is on, Safari appears black or dark instead of white or gray.

Published Date: 2017-09-19