No toolbar on Safari

December 2016


How to retrieve my address bar/toolbar on Safari.

I'm using Safari under Windows Vista, my toolbar and my address bar have disappeared.


  • The aim is to delete the preferences file of Safari.
  • Close Safari.
  • Go to C:\Users\yourname\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer\Preferences\COM.APPLE.SAFARI.PLIST
  • Delete the file in the preferences folder.
  • Then the next time you launch Safari, it will build a brand new file.

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