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How to copy the URLs of all open tabs in Safari

As of Safari 15, Apple’s browser now has a hidden feature that allows you to copy all web addresses (URLs) from dozens of open tabs. Here’s how you can copy links from multiple tabs at once on your Mac, iPhone, and iPad.

What you will need

Apple added a new “Copy Links” feature with Safari 15 to export URLs from open tabs on iPhone, iPad, and Mac. To use Safari 15, you will need to run iOS 15 or iPadOS 15 (or higher) on your iPhone and iPad, respectively. On a Mac with macOS Big Sur or higher, you can get the latest version of Safari using the Software Update feature in System Preferences.

How to Copy Tab URLs in Safari on iPhone or iPad

First, start the Safari browser on your iPhone or iPad and open all the websites whose addresses you want to copy. On an iPad, tap the tabs button (four squares) or the plus button (“+”) according to the tab bar design . On an iPhone, tap the “Tabs” button (overlapping squares) in the lower right corner.

Tap the button

All open tabs will appear as a grid of thumbnails and the number of open tabs will appear in the toolbar. Select the button «[Num] Tabs »in the top bar (iPad) or the bottom bar (iPhone), where [Num] is the number of open tabs.

Select menu

In the “Tab Groups” menu that appears, tap the “Edit” button.

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Then tap on the three dots on a circular button and select “Copy Links”.

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All the URLs of the open tabs have now been copied to the clipboard. You can paste them into any application that can receive pasted text. After copying all the links, you can close all Safari tabs at once , If you wish.

How to Copy Tab URLs in Safari on Mac

Copying URLs from open tabs in Safari on Mac is simple. If you already have Safari open with multiple tabs, select the sidebar button (it looks like a rectangle with a sidebar) in the upper left corner to open it.

Click the button

When the sidebar menu opens, right-click the menu “[Num] Tabs ”, where [Num] is the number of tabs that are currently open.

Right click the button

Select “Copy links” to copy them to the clipboard. After that, feel free to click the button in the sidebar again to close it.

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That is all! May paste those urls on the clipboard in a message, email, app, or anywhere you want. Happy browsing!

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