Delete Internet Explorer Browser History

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  • In Internet Explorer 8, click on the Safety pull-down menu in the Command Bar area. Select ‘Delete Browsing History…
Internet Explorer Menu Bar
  • Deselect Preserve Favorites website data, and select Temporary Internet files, Cookies, and History. Click on the ‘Delete’ button.
Internet Explorer History Window
  • Depending on how large the browser history data is, it could take anywhere from a few seconds to many minutes to complete.

 

Page last modified October 31, 2012