How to Turn Off Tumblr Safe Mode?

Tumblr is known as the best platform for photo-genic people. We all make use of different types of GIFs and funny images to live a different life on the social media platforms. Tumblr is a popular social media network with a huge number of its regular users.

The platform is popular amongst the younger generations who share artworks, images, funny GIFs and much more daily. Even bloggers and enterprises also search for suitable images on Tumblr as the platform let you easily search for the required images using the Search bar.

With so much popularity of the network, Tumbler has become a major platform for the youngsters to find out adult content easily. If you are a new user then you probably don’t want to see adult content on the news feed while exploring tumbler. For that reason, Tumblr comes with Safe Search option as a default feature to keep your browsing restricted.

This Safe Search feature keeps your browsing safe and you won’t see any kind of adult contents in your feed. However, if you are a fully grown adult and want to have some cheesy sights while exploring the platform, you can easily disable or turn off the Safe Mode feature from the platform.

In this article, you will see how you can turn off Safe Mode on Tumblr and how you can bring those naughty blogs on the feed. Let’s get on to the tutorial now!

Note: In this tutorial, we will show you the ways of disabling safe search i.e. Safe Mode on Tumblr platform from the web browser and from mobile devices. You can turn off this feature by signing into your Tumblr account.


Method 1: Turn Off Safe Mode on Tumblr on Web Browser

Step 1: 

The first thing you need to do is signing in to your Tumblr account by entering the login credentials. Go to Tumblr’s official website and then click on to Sign in option. Enter your username and password and sign in there.

Step 2: 

Once you are signed in, go to the profile icon from the top right corner and click on to your profile option. A drop-down menu will be presented to you. Select Settings option from there.

Step 3:

Scroll down on the page and you will see Filtering section. Here, you will see that the Safe Mode option is enabled by default with the toggle button. You just need to click on to the toggle button to make it disabled.

That’s all you have to do to disable safe search feature on the Tumblr platform. By now, you can easily surf the websites and see posts of the users marked as not safe for work tag. All the restricted contents can be searched and explored by the users irrespective of age.

The above tutorial is for the web users who are using and exploring Tumblr and its content on their PC systems. If you are using it on a mobile device, then the steps are little different for disabling this Safe Mode or Safe Search feature. Here, we have prepared two separate tutorials to disable this feature on the popular mobile platforms i.e. iOS and Android. Let’s get on to the tutorial now!

Method 2: Turn Off Safe Mode on Tumblr on Android Devices

Step 1: 

Go to the Apps menu and select an icon of the Tumblr app. This will allow you to launch the Tumblr app on a respective Android smartphone.

Step 2: 

Now, go to the profile section from the bottom right side. This will open up your personal Tumblr profile.

Step 3: 

Select the Gear icon i.e. Settings icon from the upper right corner. This will open up a new menu with all the useful options to make changes in your surfing.

Step 4:

From the Settings menu, select General Settings option. A new menu with useful options will be presented to you. Select Filtering option from this page.

Step 5:

Filtering page will show you the Safe Mode option as an enabled feature by default. This is a toggle button which needs to be toggled off by tapping on to it. Just select the tap button to disable this feature.

That’s all you have to do to disable or turn off Tumblr Safe Mode if you are using an Android Smartphone or Tablet device. Just follow the given steps to start surfing the NSFW contents on your Android platform.

Now, if you are using an iOS device such as iPhone or iPad, then the process of disabling this Safe Mode feature a bit different from the Android platform. The following steps will show you how you can disable this feature on an iOS device.

Method 3: Turn Off Safe Mode on Tumblr on iOS Devices

Step 1: 

Go to the Apps menu and select the Settings app.

Step 2: 

From the given options, scroll down until you see the Tumblr option. Select this option from the Settings menu.

Step 3: 

You will see a Tumbler Settings option with Safe Mode option in it. The Safe Mode option lets you make your  Tumblr browsing safe. Select this option.

Step 4: 

From here, you will see three different options under the Safe Mode with “Hide all sensitive content”, “Just hide sensitive search results”, and “Don’t hide anything.” From the given options, you just need to select the Don’t hide anything option.

You have successfully disabled the Safe Mode option from the Tumblr app. By now, you can easily surf NSFW content on your Tumblr app using the iOS device.

Apart from disabling the Safe Mode option from various platforms, there are some websites which mimic the functionality and content of the Tumblr browser. You can make use of these platforms to explore the restricted contents and profiles with no extra settings or activities.

Final Words:

This is how you can turn off Tumblr Safe Mode on your web browser or an Android or iOS devices. The steps are pretty simple and by disabling this feature, you can explore all the unrestricted and NSFW contents on the platform. If you are an adult only then you should disable this feature.


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