Remove a bookmark from the Favorites bar Drag the bookmark off the top of the bar. If you want to download a file and store in on your iPad then you need to have an app on the iPad that supports that file type e. For many people, this shortcut might be worth using just for that. But I love Safari's other features enough that I figured out a work-around, until Apple comes to their senses and adds it. Finally, assign a keyboard shortcut in system preferences to that service. You could also use the Spotlight menu to launch any app with the keyboard.
I can right click on it and get to properties. . If OmniWeb isn't installed, for instance, its command-keys won't be available within Safari. But for all but the biggest files, you can just let it run while you go do something else. Many people, myself included, always have Safari running. However I put the time to quickly make this account solely to thank you for your help.
General Discussion When I am downloading a file I used to be able to click on View Download and it would open up a new window with all of my downloads and the status. Move a bookmark on the Favorites bar Drag the bookmark left or right. This morning I cannot open the downloads folder. Custom options You can of course customize these steps. One final tip: You can switch to another app and leave Safari downloading a large file. That doesn't work now also if I go to press Ctrl+J that doesn't work.
If it didn't help, just move that. If the app is already running, then Command+Tab takes you through the apps quickly. I doubt you're still around here seeing this was made so long ago. I need this because several of the sites from which I usually download have long randomly generated file names which are useless, so I need to rename files immediately. If you don't need or want either of those features in your workflow, you can skip adding the second and third actions and just use the Move Finder Items action. Action Shortcut Webpages Scroll up, down, left, or right Press the arrow keys.
Try the keyboard shortcut for the Downloads window. Safari doesn't let you save a webpage, but other browsers do e. Select your Home Folder in the Sidebar on the left. Scroll in larger increments Press Option while you press an arrow key. Select the next bookmark or folder Up Arrow or Down Arrow key Open the selected bookmark Space bar Open the selected folder Space bar or Right Arrow key Close the selected folder Space bar or Left Arrow key Open the selected folder and its subfolders in the sidebar Option-Right Arrow key Open the selected folder and its subfolders in the sidebar Option-Left Arrow key Change the name or address of a bookmark Select the bookmark, then press Return. Cancel editing a bookmark name in the sidebar Esc Finish editing a bookmark name Return Create a folder containing the selected bookmarks and folders in the sidebar Option-click the New Folder button at the bottom of the window. There is a green progress bar at the top that takes about 2 minutes to finish, then it just sits for another 3 minutes, then displays the files and folders within the Downloads.
This workflow is designed to ask me where to save a downloaded file, then show me the folder into which it was moved so I can see the file name and allow me to change the filename if I want. You could also have the shortcut automatically name the file by date or some other parameter. Then open the Library folder then the Preferences folder. Please install a program or, if one is already. Bookmarks Add a bookmark to the Favorites bar Drag the page icon from the address and search field to the Favorites bar. Please install a program or, if one is already installed, create an association in the Default programs control panel.
See a list of recent pages by name Hold down the Back or Forward button until the list appears. Delete a bookmark Select the bookmark, then press Delete. Custom shortcuts To set up your own keyboard shortcuts for your bookmarks, quit Safari, open Terminal and type: defaults write com. Now it takes about 5 minutes to open. To do this, just tap in the Name field of the Set Name action, and pick one of the automatic options that appear above the keyboard. Select the top 7 buttons, click Reset. The first step should be left alone, but you can have the shortcut save the download in your iCloud Drive instead of Dropbox.
Open a downloaded file Double-click the icon next to the file in the Downloads window. Or find the file later in the , and rename it there. It lets you download a file in mobile Safari, rename it, and save it to your Dropbox. The only way that I know of that allows for selecting a specific folder for each file download is by holding control and clicking the link. General Discussion The icon of my downloads folder is blank. Option-Tab highlights the same items as Tab plus all other clickable items. And I mean seriously, thank you! The quickest way to launch an app is to have it in the Dock and simply click on it.
Photo: Cult of Mac Dig around the left sidebar to see what else you can do. And remember that, although my screenshots come from an iPad, all this works on iPhone, too. A menu appears and select 'Download Linked File As. Here it is: Just drag these actions to make your shortcut. Similar help and support threads Thread Forum When I download an email attachment, my Downloads folder used to open up instantly. So this is Safari 7 keyboard shortcuts a complete list.
Put in so much time looking for something that ironically was meant to save time. If Safari gets killed in the background, your download will too. If you are looking to launch the app without using the mouse or trackpad at all, there are a few ways. You can also stack these name labels, adding the date into the mix, and so on. . . .