Tips to find text on web page in Safari for iOS 10

iOS 10 strives to improve every year and it is getting more useful and much better for people’s daily life. With iOS 10, Apple brings in a tons of features which completely change how you have been using your iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Some of iOS 10’s features may take you some time to get used to like new redesigned lock screen and re-organized Control Center.


With iOS 10, searching for matched text in Safari has become much easier and quicker on iPhone and iPad. Accordingly, you can easily find any searched text on a web page in Safari using “Find on Page” option.

In this step-by-step guide, we will walk you through the steps to find text on web page in Safari for iOS 10 on your iPhone and iPad. Before we begin, note that the below-mentioned guide also works for iPhone and iPad running iOS 9.

Steps to find text in Safari for iOS 10 with Find on Page

Step one: First off, you are supposed to launch Safari from your home screen and head to the webpage you wish to search

Step two: Once you are done, all you need to do is to tap on the top of screen, so the URL bar and sharing buttons show up in Safari. After that, you need to tap on the Share button at the bottom right corner of the screen to proceed

Step three: Next up, scroll through the Sharing options until you find “Find On Page”. After that, you simply need to type the text or number you wish to search within the webpage, and then tap on the “Search” button

Step four: Once you are done, the words or text matches will show up and be highlighted in the Safari

Step five: You are now supposed to use the arrow keys next to the search box to browse through all the text matches on the webpage. Tap Done when you are finished.

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