Switch user agent in Apple Safari

When you visit a web page, your browser sends information to the web site about the browser you are using and the operating system you are running – called user agent. Unlike in any other browser, in Apple Safari you can change the user agent without any third party add-ons. This way you can fool a web site into thinking that you are using some other browser like Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer. Here is how :

  1. Run Apple Safari. On the top-right side, you would see a settings gears like icon. Click on it and select Options as shown

  2. In the Preferences window, select the Advanced tab.
  3. Check the checkbox labeled Show Develop menu in menu bar

  4. Close the Preferences window.
  5. Now you can click on the file menu at the top-right corner of Apple Safari and select Develop → User agent.

  6. You can choose from many browsers, many browser versions running on Mac or Windows as shown :