Apple changed the design of Safari in iOS 15, and it will come to your mind.
In iOS 15, Apple is trying to transform the traditional Safari user interface. In some ways, this is an ambitious endeavor, such as the way the user interface changes colors to match the website you are browsing. However, the company’s decision to move Safari search bar to the bottom of the screen did not receive a good response. If you belong to those who can’t (or don’t want to) get used to the new design, Apple added the option to move the bar to the top, but it’s not obvious how to change it.
Why is the search bar’s new position such a challenge?
We have always been accustomed to the search bar at the top of the screen, both on the iPhone and in almost all existing browsers. Moving it to the bottom of the screen really confused him. I have been using the beta version all summer, but I am still not used to it.
Should be an improvement in theory; it is easier to reach the bottom of the screen with one hand, especially on larger iPhones, and you can even use it to quickly switch between tabs, just like between apps Do that. From a design point of view, this makes sense.
The problem is that many of us are actually programmed at this point to expect the search bar to be at the top, and no amount of retraining will prevent us from trying to touch the top of the screen to start another web search. Before thinking about it, “Oh, of course, it’s at the bottom now.”
Apple seems to know that its original method won’t work. In iOS 15 beta 6, the company not only redesigned Safari, but also added an option for the search bar to return to the top of the screen. However, it was not clear from the outset that this option is here. Safari won’t send you notifications about it and you won’t find it anywhere in the app.
How to move Safari search bar to the top of the screen
Open Settings> Safari and scroll down to the tabs. To move Safari search bar back to the top of the page, click “Single tab” (the tab bar will be selected by default). Now, when you return to Safari, you will find the search bar at the top of the browser, just as the Internet gods hoped.