Add Search shortcut to home screen on iOS devices

Create a Search shortcut on the home screen of your iOS device to access it faster.

  1. Open a browser and go to the website
    The Search web page opens.
  2. Tap the Share icon in the menu bar at the bottom of the screen.

    Share icon

    A context menu opens.
  3. On the context menu, tap Add to Home Screen.

    Add to Homescreen

    A context menu opens
  4. Give the shortcut a name of your choice or accept the suggested name and then tap Add.
A shortcut to the search engine has been added to the home screen. When you tap the shortcut, the browser opens automatically and you can use Search immediately.