How to Quickly Close All Tabs in Safari on iPhone

I don’t know about you but I am a master of having far too many tabs open on my iPhone. Before I know it, Safari is overrun with my web pages from the past month and all I can do is tap X a hundred times to get rid of them all. But now there’s an awesome trick in Safari on iPhone that allows you to quickly close all tabs or easily open a new one in Safari. Here’s how to quickly close all tabs in Safari on iPhone.

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How to Quickly Close All Tabs in Safari or Easily Open a New Tab

  • Open Safari.

  • Tap and hold the open-new-tab icon in the bottom right corner.

  • Your options will pop up: New Tab & Close (#) Tabs.

  • To close all tabs in Safari, tap Close (#) Tabs.

  • To easily open a new tab, tap New Tab.

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Conner Carey holds a bachelor's in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing and resides in Fairfield, Iowa. When she's not writing, you can find her singing jazz or watching anime. Her personal blog can be found at; you can also follow her on twitter @connerleecarey.