Here’s how to sync Safari bookmarks from Mac to iPhone easily. Syncing data between your Mac and iPhone is very important – especially the bookmarks if you have loads of them and want to make sure both your iPhone and Mac have the same bookmark data. Read on:
Syncing Sarafi bookmarks from Mac to iPhone is simple. Here is how To sync Safari bookmarks from Mac to iPhone through iTunes:
Firstly, connect your device (iPhone / iPod Touch) to your Mac and open iTunes.
Now, select your device on the iTunes screen. Go to the Info Tab.
Scroll down a bit and you will find “Web Browser”
Underneath it, there’d be a checkbox called Syn Safari Bookmarks. Enable it and you’re done.
All your bookmarks will be synced from your Mac to the iPhone.
iPhone users reportedly use their smartphones for browsing much more than any other smartphone users across the world. For such users, it is necessary that the browser – Safari – on their Mac and on their iPhone remain in sync. Through iTunes, it is very easy to sync Safari bookmarks from Mac to iPhone.
How To Sync Safari Bookmarks from Mac to iPhone Through iCloud
You can also use iCloud to sync safari bookmarks from Mac to iPhone. However, you’ll need to have enabled iCloud both on your iPhone as well as on your Mac.
Make sure your Mac is running OS X Lion 10.7.2 or recent versions. If not, do an update.
In the Internet and Wireless settings of your Mac, you will find iCloud. Configure it to match with the same account of iCloud you use on your iPhone. If you have done all this right, you will be able to sync all your Safari bookmarks automatically to your iPhone and vice-versa too. The only downside is, you need to make sure Bookmarks is checked (for backup in iCloud) on both your iPhone and your Mac.
Note that if you use different accounts on your Mac iCloud and your iPhone iCloud, you might not be able to see the bookmarks sync at all. You will need to use the same accounts for both. Probably due to this one factor – and as many people may use different IDs – it may be that iTunes way of syncing Safari bookmarks from Mac to iPhone seems easier.
You can also refer to Apple’s website on how to sync Safari bookmarks from Mac to iPhone in case you run into some trouble.