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Desktop mode Incognito mode Find on page Share website

Desktop mode

The web pages you visit are usually displayed in an optimized way to allow clear navigation on the Xiaomi smartphone. However, it is possible that not all functions of the website are available. In this case, it is recommended that you load or request the desktop version.

Note: If the desktop mode is activated, the current Internet page must be reloaded.

Android 10 (MIUI 12.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Mi Browser app
Step 2:  Tap on  Profile
Step 3:  Enable or disable  Desktop mode
  1. Open the Mi Browser app
  2. Tap on Profile
  3. Enable or disable Desktop mode

Incognito mode

With the Xiaomi smartphone's Mi Browser, we have the option of activating private browsing or incognito mode. After activating this mode, a small mask over the tab icon and the background is displayed in a dark purple.
Web pages we are now viewing are deleted from the browser history, cookie storage or search history after closing all incognito tabs.

Android 10 (MIUI 12.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Mi Browser app
Step 2:  Tap on  Profile
Step 3:  Enable or disable  Incognito mode
  1. Open the Mi Browser app
  2. Tap on Profile
  3. Enable or disable Incognito mode

Find on page

If we are looking for something specific on a web page, we can search the content of the current web page on the Xiaomi smartphone to find what we are looking for more quickly using keywords. As we type in the term, we already get suggestions and can search the results using arrows.

Android 10 (MIUI 12.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Mi Browser app
Step 2:  Tap on  Profile
Step 3:  Tap on  Find on page
Step 4:  Enter a  keyword
Step 5:  Tap on  Search
Step 6:  Tap on the  virtual arrows  to browse the results
Step 7:  Tap on  Close  to exit
  1. Open the Mi Browser app
  2. Tap on Profile
  3. Tap on Find on page
  4. Enter a keyword
  5. Tap on Search
  6. Tap on the virtual arrows to browse the results
  7. Tap on Close to exit

Share website

If we want to recommend or share a website, we can send the link directly to contacts. This is done through various apps, from which we can choose one. Among others, Gmail, WhatsApp, or Facebook can be used.

Note: In this tutorial we share a web page via the messages app, other options can be accessed the same way.

Android 10 (MIUI 12.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Mi Browser app
Step 2:  Tap on  Profile
Step 3:  Tap on  Share
Step 4:  Choose an  app  and follow the instructions on screen
  1. Open the Mi Browser app
  2. Tap on Profile
  3. Tap on Share
  4. Choose an app and follow the instructions on screen

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