How to Hide the Tab Bar on an iPad


Safari for iPad shows a toolbar full of browser tabs when more than one tab is opened at a time. If you want to simplify the look of your screen, there’s a way to hide your open tabs.

Here’s how to hide a bar on the tab:

  • You can open the Settings menu.
  • Scroll down and select Safari from the column on the left side of the screen.
  • Click the button to the right of the Show Tab Bar to adjust whether or not it is shown.