You may use your iPhone to look for a dozen of things via the web per day. When you browse through the web many times, you will easily find that lots of opened tabs have got you drowned. What will make you feel annoyed on iPhone is to tap on the links on the left side and right side, furthermore, you have to scroll through the endless tabs which are opened on Safari browser. But luckily, due to the latest iOS version, you can let Safari browser tabs close in an automatic way. This feature sounds nothing and it seems that it won’t take much influence on your digital life. However, if you are the person who likes to tap on lots of links via Twitter or get trapped into a web hole or get indulged in the Wikipedia reading, then you may think that it is a wonderful thing if all the opened Safari tabs can close by themselves. And hope safari closing tabs on its own without lifting your finger to remove them. In this article, we will teach you how to get safari tabs closing automatically. Now let’s go ahead and find the ways.

Part 1: How to clear cache, history, and website data on iPhone

There is a very intuitive interface for Safari on iPhone to get Safari reset. The controls of clearing cache, history and website from Safari are all on the same page. If you want to get access to the controls and clear as you need, you can follow the steps as below:
1.Run “Settings” app on your iPhone. The controls of resetting Safari actually are not in Safari. Instead, they all locate in the Settings app. Return to Home Screen and tap on the Settings app on your iPhone.

run settings app on iPhone

Scroll down your iPhone screen till Safari can be seen and then tap on it. Then you will enter the Safari tab.

choose Safari tab in Settings app

Scroll down to the bottom of your iPhone screen and then you will see the option Clear History and Website Data. Tap on this option and then you will be asked to confirm whether to delete cache, history and website browsing data.

clear history and website data

A prompt pops up and you need to confirm whether to clear history and data. If you don’t want to proceed, you can tap on Cancel option to end the clearing of browsing data on Safari. After the data has been cleared from Safari, you can tap on Home button to go back to your iPhone Home Screen.

confirm to clear history and data

Part 2: How to automatically close tabs on your iPhone

In the iOS 13 version, you are allowed to make safari tabs closing automatically in Safari in the designated period of time so that it will help your device run smoothly. You can go to the setting of Safari on your phone to get Safari close the open tabs automatically after one day or one week or one month. Those who extremely rely on sites may open one and one tabs on Safari browser from your iPhone and the tabs are easy to be forgotten to close. Those open tabs on browser may take lost of troubles to you. Therefore, closing the taxing tabs will surely make your device run smoothly. Fortunately, iOS 13 version provided a great method to help us keep the our Safari browser on iPhone clean. Honestly speaking, you may never end up browsing sites on your phone, it is a great idea if you can set the Safari tabs to close automatically after the designated period of time. Below we will show you how to do step by step:

1. Run Settings app on your device.
2. Scroll down until you see Safari tab.
3. When enter Safari tab, scroll down and you will fin Tabs label and then choose Close Tabs.
4. Set how long you would like to close those open tabs automatically in the period of time after a day or a week or a month.

After that, every tab on your Safari browser will close automatically once the lifespan of the tab exceeds the specified timescale which was just set in the Safari settings.

Extension: How to Recover Deleted Safari Bookmarks

You may also have some Safari bookmarks kept in the Safari browser, but once you clear the history data from the browser. All the important bookmarks will be easily deleted together. In this scenario, you may ask “it is possible to recover the Safari bookmarks which have been cleared?” The answer is Yes. Even though you delete the Safari Bookmarks accidentally, to get them recovered is an easy thing once you have got to know the method of recovering the deleted data. Thankfully, we will teach you a feasible method to you and help you retrieve the deleted Safari bookmarks in an effortless way. With the help of the third-party tool Leawo iOS Data Recovery, all the deleted data which include Safari bookmarks can be recovered easily.

Leawo iOS Data Recovery is a comprehensive data recovery program for iOS devices like iPhone, iPad and iPod. It is not only an excellent data recovery tool for iPhone, but also it can recover data from iPad and iPod as well. All models of your iOS devices are supported for recovery with Leawo iOS Data Recovery. Around 14 kinds of data can be recovered from iOS devices in an effective way, including recovering audio messages on iPhone. Whatever mistaken deleting or device broken or other occasions, Leawo iOS Data Recovery is able to get the lost data back easily. Furthermore, this program also enables people to backup iPad or other iOS devices without iTunes.

The advantage of Leawo iOS Data Recovery:
1. No matter what causes the data loss, iOS update or device jailbroken or system crash or others, it can recover multiple kinds of data from iOS devices in high efficiency.
2. It is not only a great data recovery tool but also a wonderful data backup tool for iOS devices.
3. There are three recovery modes available for your selection in data recovery.
4. 100% security, accuracy and rapidness are ensured during the data recovering process. You are even allowed to get the data that you want to recover previewed and selected.
It is easy-to-use, the simple user interface will guide you clearly what to do in each step.


Hereby, since we have know the great benefits of Leawo iOS Data Recovery, you may be eager to have a look at how to use this program to get the deleted Safari bookmarks recovered from your iPhone. Now let’s go ahead and see how to recover deleted Safari bookmarks in the specific steps as below.

There are also two modes for recovering the data from iOS devices.One is Normal mode, the other is DFU mode. You can recover the data like Contacts, Messages, WhatsApp, Calendars and Safari bookmark under the Normal Mode. While for DFU mode, it not only can recover the data that normal mode does but also can recover the data like Photo stream, Voice memos, Camera roll and so on. However, DFU mode only is available for iPhone 4 and iPod touch 4. In the contrast of it, Norma Mode can be applicable to all models of iOS devices.

Step 1. Download and install Leawo iOS Data Recovery on your computer. Then run this software and you will enter the interface of data recovery. As we need to recover deleted Safari bookmarks from iPhone, it must work under Normal mode. Click on the first tab on the main interface of the software. After that, connect your iPhone to the computer via USB cable.

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Step 2. When you have connected your device to computer, then choose your device model from the bottom list. Afterwards, click on “Start” button to get your device scanned. It takes a while to finish the scanning process.

Step 3. Once the scanning process is completed, all data from your iPhone will be listed on the left sidebar. You can check the option “Only display the deleted items” to view the deleted data only. Then, all the data that can be recovered from your device is displayed on the left column. Click on each item and you can see the specific files on the right part.

Step 4. Click on “Safari Bookmarks” item in the left sidebar and the specific can be seen on the right side. Check the bookmarks you want to recover and then press on the “Recover” button on the right corner bottom.

choose Safari bookmarks tab

Step 5. After that, a dialog will pop up and ask you to choose a target folder to save the recovered Safari bookmarks. Click on “Open” button at the end side of “Save to” option to choose a target folder for saving the files. Additionally, you can check the option “Automatically open the output folder after finishing recover” below “Save to” option to let the target folder open after the recovering process is completed. Finally, click on “Go” button from the right corner bottom to begin recovering Safari bookmarks to the specified target folder on your computer.

choose a target folder