Delete History Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer, IE is the most widely used browser with almost 70% of the Browser Market Place. It is installed by default on the Windows Operating System hence most users are forced to use it. Most internet cafes, new laptops, desktops etc have it installed by default. If you want to protect your privacy while using public systems then this article will teach you how to Delete History On Internet Explorer.

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Find your version of Internet Explorer

To find your version of Internet Explorer, click Help, then select About Internet Explorer. If you don’t see the Help menu, press Alt to show the menus.

How To Delete History Internet Explorer

Delete History On Internet Explorer 9.0

  1. In Internet Explorer 9, click Tools. If you don’t see the menu, press Alt on your keyboard to show menus.
  2. Click Delete.
  3. Select all the checkboxs especially “Temporary Internet Files”, “Cookies”, “History”, “Form Data” etc
  4. Click Delete.
  5. It can take several minutes for the cache history to be deleted. Once the files have been deleted, click Okay.

Delete History, Cache, Cookies in Internet Explorer 8.0

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  1. In Internet Explorer, click Tools. If you don’t see the menu, press Alt on your keyboard to show menus.
  2. Select Delete Browsing History.
  3. Select all the checkboxs especially “Temporary Internet Files”, “Cookies”, “History”, “Form Data” etc
  4. Click Delete.
  5. It can take several minutes for the cache history to be deleted. Once the files have been deleted, click Okay.

Deleting History In Internet Explorer 7.0

  1. In Internet Explorer, click Tools. If you don’t see the menu, press Alt on your keyboard to show menus.
  2. Select Delete Browsing History.
  3. Click Delete All.
  4. Click Yes in the confirmation window.
  5. Click Close.

Clear Cache and History on Internet Explorer 6.0

  1. In Internet Explorer, click the Tools menu.
  2. Select Internet Options.
  3. Click the General tab.
  4. Click Delete Files and Clear History
  5. Click OK in the confirmation window.
  6. Click OK to close the “Internet Options” window.

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