Internet Explorer

How to delete browsing history on Internet Explorer

Your browsing history is the list of all the website that you have visited using the Internet Explorer browser. Explore keeps this information to help you in the future to track what websites you visited. Depending on your browser version you can delete your desktop's browsing history from either the "Safety" menu or from "Internet Options."

To delete browsing history in Internet Explorer 11 and Internet Explorer 10

  • Open an Internet Explorer browser window.
  • Click the Tools icon on the top right
  • Choose the Safety option
  • The choose Delete browsing history.
  • Tick the type of data you would like to delete
  • Then press the Delete button

To delete browsing history in Internet Explorer 9

  • Open an Internet Explorer browser window.
  • Click the Tools option and you will see a drop down
  • Select the Internet options
  • Under the General tab there is section called Browsing History. Click the Delete button General tab browsing history
  • Tick the history option
  • Then press the Delete button

To delete browsing history in Internet Explorer 8

  • Click the Internet Explorer icon to launch the program.
  • Click the Favs "Star" icon on the top right
  • Click the history tab
  • Choose how you want to view the history
  • Right click on the history you want to delete and press the delete option

Here are some tips on how to hide your history on Internet Explorer

If you upgrade to the latest version of internet explore you will find something called Incognito. The option allows you to browse in a private window. Everything you do while you are using Incognito mode is not recorded by the browser. This means you wont have to delete the history after. Internet explorer has now been replaced with Microsoft Edge. So we strong advice you to use Edge instead. If you are suing Internet Explorer 11 you can also opt in for the option to delete your history everytime you close the browser.

Browsing Safety tips

  • ► Avoid questionable Web sites
  • ► Update your operating system regularly
  • ► Use antivirus protection and a firewall
  • ► Get antispyware software protection

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