Whenever we are filling out a registration form online, we are requested to enter our personal details like Name, Email Address, Location, Phone, etc. which is tiresome if you’re doing it very often.
In that case, the contact and address autofill feature is very helpful that automatically fetch and populate the details from our stored records.
A similar feature does exist in the Safari browser for iPhone or iPad wherein you can select the default contact that you will use for autofill. But, to make any changes to the field, you might need to edit the actual contact in the Apple Contacts app. However, this shouldn’t be a problem since our address does not change often (not mine at least 🙂 ).
How to Contact and Address Autofill in Safari iPhone/iPad?
You can easily add the contact and address details for auto-filling the forms using the Safari browser on hand-held devices. These details will help in filling out registration forms at ease.
Here are the steps to add Address for autofill in Safari iOS/iPadOS:
- Open the Settings app on the iPhone or iPad.
- Scroll down and choose the Safari app browser from the Settings page.
- Within Safari Settings, select the AutoFill option.
- Within AutoFill, enable the Use Contact Info button.
- Tap on My Info option and choose the default contact as your name.
This will allow you to choose the default contact that you want to use for auto-filling the forms on the Safari browser.
In case if you need to edit the details like address, phone number, email ID, etc. then you have to edit the contact that you’ve selected.
Just quickly fill in or make the changes within the Contact app for using this information next time.
Bottom Line: Safari iOS Autofill Contact and Address
The address and contact autofill within the Safari browser are useful in many cases. If you are a frequent buyer or a person who registers online events, then autofill will populate your complete contact details on a single tap. You save the time and effort to enter the details. One can also add the payment details in safari for merch transactions.
Whenever I am registering for an event online or booking a reservation, I am often asked to enter the address. The Safari on my iPad helps in autofilling the contact name and address details. This is a highly productive and useful feature.
Similarly, you can also choose the default autofill contact and address in the safari mac computer. You can easily manage the contact and address in the case of mac desktop.
What do you think of address autofill feature in Safari iOS browser? Does it help you when you are filling out the registration forms?
Lastly, here are the recommended web browsers for your computer and mobile phone that you should give a try.
|Chrome Windows||Chrome Mac||Chrome iOS||Chrome Android||Firefox Linux|
|Firefox Windows||Safari Mac||Safari iOS||Edge Android||Chrome Linux|
|Edge Windows||Firefox Mac||Edge iOS||Samsung Internet||Edge Linux|
If you've any thoughts on How to Add Address and Contact for Autofill in Safari iOS/iPadOS?, then feel free to drop in below comment box. Also, please subscribe to our BrowserHow YouTube channel for videos tutorials. Cheers!