How to clear search history in windows 8.1?
No matter what all you search for, everything that you search for on your Windows 8.1 PC is saved as search history. There are times when you may share your PC with others, but you might not want him or her to have a look at your browsing data. So, in such cases, if you don’t want your privacy to be compromised, you can delete your search history, which is saved by the browser on your PC.
As you browse through websites, the Internet Explorer remembers and saves all your browsing data on your PC as search history. If you want, you can keep your browsing data or can delete it as per your requirement.
Below given solution will help you in deleting the search history from your Windows 8.1 PC.
Here are the steps for the process:
- Move the mouse cursor to the top right corner of the screen to access the ‘Charms’ menu.
- Click on the ‘Settings’ charm and then click on ‘Change PC Settings’.
- Now click ‘Search & apps’ in the left pane, and then click the ‘Clear’ button. Close the window.
- The search history will be cleared.
Deleting the Search History on your PC can help you to make some space in its memory and thereby better use it for other purposes. Isn’t it interesting that with Windows 8.1, you can manage your browsing history as per your requirement? You can also go through our solution video for better understanding on the above-mentioned steps.