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Delete Browsing History

How to

If you want to know How to delete browsing history keep reading. All internet browsers save our internet activity by default. All the visited pages and downloaded files are stored in the browsing history.

You can view, search and delete easily this data in the internet browsers if you know how to do it.

In this website you will find tutorials and help guides that will teach you how to do it in very few steps. There are tutorials for the main internet web history applications.

 

Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome.
  2. Click on More at the top right part of the browser.
  3. Click on History.
  4. Click on Clear browsing data (left side).
  5. Select Duration in the drop down menu.
  6. Click on Clear Browsing Data

 

Microsoft Edge

  1. Open Microsoft Edge.
  2. Go to Menu click on Hub.
  3. Select History.
  4. Select Clear All history.
  5. Select type of Data and press Clear.

 

Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Go to Menu and Select Favourites.
  3. Click on History Tab.
  4. Using the filter choose what history do you want to view.
  5. Then Click on Delete:
    1. For Internet Explorer 8 click on Safety Menu - Delete Browsing History - Delete.
    2. For Internet Explorer 9 click on tools - Internet Options - Delete.
    3. For Internet Explorer 10 and 11 click on Tool - Safety - Delete.

 

Opera

  1. Open Opera.
  2. Go to Menu and select History.
  3. Click on History.
  4. Select Clear.
  5. Press Yes to confirm.

 

Safari

  1. Open Safari.
  2. Tap and hold the back button.
  3. Click on the Bookmarks button on the toolbar.
  4. Tap on the History menu.
  5. On the History menu, click on Clear.
  6. Choose to clear all the recorded history.

 

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Go to Menu and visit the history Panel.
  3. Click on Clear browsing history,  on the history panel.
  4. Click on Ok for confirmation.

 

 

Delete on Exit

If we want to delete browsing history upon exit we have to select that option in the menu of the browser we are using.

 

Microsoft Edge

  1. Open internet Options (type internet options in the search field after click on the Windows key).
  2. Go to General tab.
  3. Go to Browsing History and check the option Delete browsing history on exit.
  4. Click Apply.
  5. Click OK.

 

Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on Tools. Right corner of your screen.
  3. Then eelect Internet Options in the drop down menu.
  4. Go to General tab.
  5. Go to Browsing History Section.
  6. Check option Delete browsing history on exit.
  7. Click Apply.
  8. Click OK.

 

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox.
  2. Click on the Menu. Top Right of your screen.
  3. Click Options.
  4. Go to the privacy tab.
  5. Go to History Section.
  6. Search for "Firefox Will" and select Never Remember History.
  7. Click Ok.
  8. Click Ok again.

 

Safari

In Safari is not available this option. You have to erase browsing history.

 

Opera

In Opera it is not available this option. You have to clear browsing history each time.

To keep our online privacy safe is very recommended to do this each day. If you don't want to keep your browsing history you can open a private mode in your browsers or you can use a private browser like Tor.

 

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