How to Delete Your History

Is your web history something you want to keep to yourself? Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to delete your history in Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Edge.

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Introduction

Most browsers keep a record of the sites you visit and what you do there. This is called your browser history. Watch this video to learn how to delete your history.

You might want to delete your history for personal privacy reasons, or to free up some space on your device.

Here’s how to do it:

First, open your browser and go to the “History” menu.

Next, select “Clear Recent History” or “Clear History” from the options.

Finally, choose how far back in time you want to delete your history, and then click “Clear Now.”

How to Delete Your History on Google Chrome

Delete all your data or just some from a specific time
You can delete all your data stored in Chrome, or just some of it.

On your computer, open Chrome.
At the top right, click More .
Click History. On the left, click Clear browsing data. A box will appear. From the drop-down menu, select how much history you want to delete. To clear everything, select All time. Check the boxes for the info you want Google Chrome to clear, including “browsing history.” Click Clear data.

How to Delete Your History on Mozilla Firefox

To ensure your privacy when using Mozilla Firefox, you should regularly clearing your browsing history. This will remove all records of the websites you have visited, as well as any cookies or cached data that has been stored on your computer. Fortunately, clearing your history is a quick and easy process. Here’s how to do it:

1. Open Mozilla Firefox and click on the “History” menu in the top toolbar.
2. Select “Clear Recent History” from the drop-down menu.
3. In the window that appears, choose how far back you want to clear your history. For example, if you only want to delete the history from the past week, select “Last 7 Days” from the drop-down menu.
4. Make sure that the “Browsing & Download History” and “Cookies” options are selected, then click “Clear Now” to delete your history.

How to Delete Your History on Microsoft Edge

When you’re using Microsoft Edge, your browsing data is stored locally on your device. This data includes things like your browsing and download history, cookies, site settings, and saved passwords. If you share your device with other people or are concerned about your privacy, you can clear your browsing data on a regular basis. Here’s how:

Launch Microsoft Edge and click the three dots in the upper-right corner of the window to open the Settings menu.

In the Settings menu, click Choose what to clear under Clear browsing data.

In the Clear browsing data window that appears, select the types of information that you want to remove. You can choose to delete your:
-Browsing history
-Download history
-Cookies and other site data
-Cached images and files
-Passwords
When you’re finished making your selections, click Clear. Your chosen data will be deleted from your device.

How to Delete Your History on Safari

If you’re using Safari, you can clear your history by going to the “History” section of your Safari settings. Once you clear your history, that data will be permanently deleted and cannot be recovered.

1.Open the Safari app on your iPhone or iPad.
2.Tap the “History” tab at the bottom of the screen.
3.Tap “Clear” at the bottom of the screen.
4.Tap “Clear History and Website Data”.
5.Confirm by tapping “Clear History and Data”.

How to Delete Your History on Opera

In this guide, we’ll show you the steps to clear your browsing history on Opera from your computer.

Although Microsoft Edge is the new web browser that ships with Windows 10 by default, Opera is still a popular choice among many users.

Just like any other web browser, Opera also keeps a record of all the websites that you’ve visited, which is known as your “browsing history.” This is useful if you want to quickly revisit a website, but it can also be a privacy concern if you don’t want others seeing what websites you’ve been visiting.

Here’s how you can delete your browsing history on Opera:
1. Open the Opera web browser.
2. Click on the “Menu” button in the top-right corner of the window.
3. Hover over the “History” item in the menu.
4. Click on the “History” option in the menu. This will open your browsing history in a new tab.
5. To delete all of your browsing history, click on the “Clear browsing data” button in the top-right corner of the tab.
6. In the “Time range” drop-down menu, select how far back in time you want to delete your browsing history (e.g., “Last 24 hours,” “Last 7 days,” etc.).
7. Make sure that only the “Browsing history” checkbox is selected in the list of data that will be cleared from your computer.
8. Click on the “Clear data” button at the bottom of the window to delete your browsing history

How to Delete Your History on Android

It’s easy to forget that our phones keep track of everything we do on them. Your phone keeps a log of every app you open, every website you visit, and every text message you send. It even records your location. All this information is stored in your phone’s history.

If you’re not comfortable with your phone knowing everything about you, there’s an easy way to delete your history. You can clear your entire history, or just delete individual entries.

To clear your entire history, open the Settings app and tap on Apps & notifications. Tap See all X apps to view a list of all the apps on your phone. Find the app you want to clear the cache for and tap on it. Tap Storage > Clear cache.

To delete individual entries from your history, open the app in question and tap on the three dots in the top-right corner of the screen. Tap History > Clear browsing data. Select the types of data you want to delete and tap Clear data.

How to Delete Your History on iPhone

If you’re using an iPhone, you can delete your search history in the Safari app. To do this, open Safari and tap the bookmarks icon. Then, tap the clock icon at the bottom of thescreen.

On the next screen, you’ll see a list of your recent searches. To delete all of your search history, tap Clear at the bottom of the screen.

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