How to install the Netvibes bookmarklet on the iPad?

Prepare your Apple iPad & open this tutorial in mobile Safari

From your iPad, go to “Settings” and tap on “Safari.” Set Show Favorites Bar to “ON.” Set Block Cookies to “Never.” Tap “Advanced” and set JavaScript to “ON.”

Next, open the Safari app and open this current page (Shortlink URL:

Now copy the code in the section below (Netvibes bookmarklet code)
Next, tap on the share icon  (square with arrow) at the top of your Safari page and tap “Bookmark.” Ensure that it will be saving to the “Favorites” and then tap “Save.”

Update the temporary bookmark with the code for the bookmarklet
  • Now tap on the bookmark icon  (open book) to pull up your bookmarks. Tap on the “Favorites” folder. Then tap “Edit” in the corner of your window.
  • Select the bookmark that you just created. Change the name to something of your choice like ‘Add to my dashboard‘.
  • Next, erase the URL shown in the second field and paste the bookmarklet code for Netvibes (press and hold, then release, then tap “Paste”). No need to save, it’s saved automatically.
Once done, you will able to use the Netvibes bookmarklet on your Apple iPad.

Netvibes bookmarklet code

To copy the code below — press and hold on the code and then release; then adjust the overlay so it covers the entire code, and tap “Copy.”
javascript:%28function%28%29%7Bwindow.baseUrl%3D%27http%3A// s.setAttribute%28%27type%27%2C%27text/javascript%27%29%3B s.setAttribute%28%27charset%27%2C%27UTF-8%27%29%3B s.setAttribute%28%27src%27%2CbaseUrl+%27/js/misc/tagBookmarklet.js%27%29%3B document.documentElement.appendChild%28s%29%3B void%280%29%3B%7D%28%29%29

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