Edit: I should mention I don't believe I have cookies disabled or restricted, plus I'm not browsing in private mode. It doesn't just log me out when I reload, it seems to be extremely random, I could be browsing my Twitter feed and it makes me refresh and log back in all of a sudden.

On a browser, sessionStorage in Safari's Private Browsing Safari will just use a quota of 0 in private mode, so all attempts to set a value will fail. This is kinda OK according to the spec , as the spec does not mandate a minimum space requirement. Chrome and Firefox still allow you to use storage, however private storage is independent from non-private, i.e. setting an item in private mode will not Does Private or Incognito Mode Make Web Browsing Anonymous? Jul 13, 2020 Private browsing .. Not so private ! | Apple iPad Forum

Is browsing in Safari’s private mode the same as using a VPN? Private mode (most browsers have an equivalent to this) just means that your browser will not save information about your browsing - e.g. cookies, history etc. Thus: Private mode only a

Turn on Private Browsing on Mac. When you wish to choose Private browsing on your Mac when using Safari, Select Safari > Private Browsing. This icon is located in the upper left hand side of the screen and you can activate it when the drop down menu appears. Click OK on the confirmation message. This will activate the private browsing function.

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Safari 10.1.1 - Private Browsing Mode Not… - Apple Community Dec 05, 2016 Private Browsing Missing in Safari on iPhone or iPad? How