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How to Add Payments and Card in Safari iPhone/iPad

The Apple Safari for iPhone and iPad integrates with payment API, which you can use for storing credit card information, and Apple Pay information that can be used directly for payments. You can easily change the saved information or also delete it if required. The payment can only be processed after authentication.

Add and Manage Payments for Autofill on Safari browser

For most people, it is difficult to memorize the 16 or 18 digits credit card number along with the expiry date and CVV number. Hence, it becomes easier for the browser to save the card details and populate them on the payment gateways when necessary.

Using the Safari browser on the iPhone or iPad, you can store your credit card information within the browser storage. Hence, there is no worry about the card being exposed online since they are just stored within the browser within the Safari card details.

The card details are only visible when authorizing using our passcode or touch ID. Hence, making it safe and easier for online transactions.

The entered card details are stored and synced within the iCloud account. It is a helpful feature since changing the device will instantly make our credit card details available.

Add Credit Card Details

You can easily add the payment method and credit card details for auto-fill in the Safari browser. The safari card details automatically populate whenever you pay for any merch site.

Here are the steps to add and store card details:

  1. Open the Settings app on the iPhone or iPad.
  2. Scroll down and choose the Safari browser from Settings.
  3. Within Safari Settings, select the Auto-Fill option.
  4. Within Auto-Fill, enable the Credit Cards toggle button.
  5. Tap the Saved Credit Card option and validate it with a passcode or touch ID.
  6. Tap on the Add Credit Card option and fill in the details.
    Add Credit Card Details in Safari Settings
  7. Hit on the Done command to save the credit card details for the Safari browser.

You can also use the Camera option to scan the credit card for populating the card details automatically.

This will add the credit card details into the Safari browser for use on any payment gateways. You might need to enter the CVV number while doing the transaction required for online transactions. This way, the Safari payment methods are safe and secure.

You can visit the Auto-fill > Credit Cards section anytime to delete the saved card details from the Safari browser.

Bottom Line

Storing credit card details within the Safari iPhone or iPad has been beneficial. Once the credit card is added along with all other details, we can use it for auto-filling the payment details when needed.

If you want to add or remove any other cards in Safari Browser, you can do so.

Similarly, you can also add the card payment details on the Safari Mac. These payment details are securely stored in iCloud and keychain on Mac computer devices.

Do share how helpful you find the Safari saved card details on the payment gateway or merchant stores.

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Kushal Azza

Kushal is a Bachelor of Engineering and his passion for technology and gadgets has made him a digital & tech geek. He has over a decade of experience solving tech problems and creating digital solutions. Follow him on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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