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I am still learning about my iMac here, I checked for updates today and the list came up with a new Version or update for Safari, I have 5.0.0 and I think the update or new version is 5.1.0 (?). Just remember that I still have the old pc mentality when it comes to updates, just hate them you can never tell what will happen when you say yes ! I just don't want to do the wrong thing here. Thanks
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On Apple's "what's new" Safari page, none of the images of Safari windows shows tabs. In 5.1, are the tabs still located just above the content? I'd heard about a new browser version, not sure if it is Safari, that moved tabs to above the URL and toolbar. If I could find the time to visit an Apple Store...
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Tabs are unchanged from v.5 and previous versions.
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But 5.1 is a lot faster in my opinion than the previous version. I use it exclusively now. I used to use Firefox but now my number one is Safari. I think it is faster than firefox by a wide margin. But that's not scientific it's just my feel.

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Done the update, thanks all.
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Ok, I had Safari 5.0.5 and when I ran Software Update, it offered me 5.0.6 so I downloaded that and ran SU again. It did not tell me about the 5.1 version. I have Leopard, so I discovered that 5.1 does not run on 10.5.8 anyway. Oh well...
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