How to clear your browser history

Regularly clearing your browser history is an important step towards protecting your data. Plus often removing unnecessary past browsing history will free up hard drive space.

For now this page will cover Mozilla Firefox 3.6.x and Internet Explorer 8

Mozilla Firefox 3.6.x

Step 1 – From the Tools menu select Clear Recent History…

Step 2 – Now you can choose what you wish to clear, I always choose Everything and then select Clear Now.

Internet Explorer 8

Step 1  – From the Tools menu select Internet Options.

Step 2 – I have ‘Delete browsing history on exit’ set, which is wise. You can also select the Delete… option.

This page will be updated with Google Chrome and Apple’s Safari browser details soon.

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