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Clearing Your Browser in Google Chrome

Last Updated: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 > Related Articles

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Summary

Learn to clear history, cache, data and download history in Chrome.

Solution

Need to clear your browser history data or cache? Want to manage your download history, too? Learn how in Google Chrome for Mac and PC. For all PC browser-related articles see Manage Your PC Browser. For the Mac see Manage Your Mac Browser.
 

Cox does not support all browsers. The following information is for reference only. For specific information on using Google Chrome, visit Google.com.

 

How do I delete my browser history data or my cache?

1
Click the three horizontal lines to the far right of the browser address field.
2
Click Tools then Clear browsing data.
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  1. In the dialog pop-up box check the box next to any or all of the following:
    • Clear browsing history
    • Clear download history
    • Empty the cache
    • Delete cookies and other site and plug-in data
  2. Click the Clear browsing data button.

You can also choose a time period next to the Obliterate the following items from: option, located in the drop-down menu.

How do I remove only specific items from my download history?

1
Click the three horizontal lines to the right of the browser toolbar then click Downloads.
2
If there are any items in the list, click Remove from list for the item you want to delete. To remove all downloads click the Clear all link at the top far right. To view all downloads click the Open downloads folder link to the right.

 


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