Category: location access

How to Control Location Access for Websites on Mac with Safari

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Don’t want a particular website to be able to access your location when using Safari on the Mac? Or maybe you’re tired of those location request pop-ups when visiting certain websites? Or maybe you’ve just decided you’d like to revoke a particular sites access to your location data? With Safari in macOS, this is all easy, as you have site-specific permissions for location access, similar to Safari on iPhone and iPad.


Giving the user control over their privacy and data is at the forefront of many Apple features lately, and location data accessed via the…

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How to Block Location Access for Websites on iPhone & iPad

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Tired of a particular website asking to access your location when you visit it from iPhone or iPad? As you may have noticed, some websites throw up a pop-up message requesting location access, and while sometimes this is necessary for the site to function (say, a maps or delivery service), others are most certainly not. If you’d like to, you can completely block location access with the help of Safari in iOS and iPadOS.

Similar to how apps installed on our iPhones and iPads request location access to unlock certain features or show us personalized ads,…

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