After the release of the latest versions of macOS, users began to notice problems in the work of the company’s browser Safari. Now the program much more often crashes and hangs. In this article we will figure out how to fix if your favorite browser began to lag at the most inopportune moment. There are several ways.

Network Security Measures

I recommend using the Safari in safe mode with Private Window. The fact is that using the Internet, we know that our browser stores information about our every step and action. This data is stored in browsing history, cache files and cookies, downloaded files history. And in the cache.

How to Fix if Safari Freezes or Crashing on Mac?

Update Safari to the Latest Version

Start with the simplest – get the latest version of the software. Correcting errors in their products is an integral part of the work of Apple programmers, they are aware of the problems and try to solve them as far as possible.

To update your browser software, do the following:

  • Go to the Apple menu (“apple” in the upper left corner of the screen), select the App Store;
How to Fix if Safari Freezes or Crashing on Mac?
  • In the window that appears, select the Updates tab and install any version of macOS or Safari (if, of course, it is available);
  • Most likely, after installing the update, the problem with Safari will be solved.
How to Fix if Safari Freezes or Crashing on Mac?


After starting Safari, immediately get rid of old information in the browser. To do this, click Safari in the menu bar, and in the menu that opens, select Clear history and site data. Then go to those sites where problems started in Safari.

You can find more useful this guide: How to Fix if Safari not Working on Mac?

Now everything should be fine.

If you have any tricks of your own, I’m waiting for you in the comments.


Hi there! My Name is Vincent Lago! My goal is to share insightful reviews, guides, and manuals for people looking to know more about current solutions for Apple hardware and OS. I have years of technological background knowledge including owning a custom iMacs & PCs which was using for different types of business. And now, I want to share my experience with you.

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