Clearing Web Browsing History in the Browser on Android Device


All the websites that you visited in the web browser on Android device are saved as web browsing history allows you to quickly access websites that you have previously visited. The article show you the steps for how to clear web browsing history in various browser including default browser, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Dolphin Browser, Opera and UC Browser.
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Clearing Web Browsing History in Default Browser

  1. Launch the default web browser on Android device.
  2. Press the Menu button and tap on Settings.
  3. Tap on Privacy and security.
  4. Tap on Clear history, this option allows you to clear web browsing history for default web browser.
  5. Tap OK for Clear History confirmation.

Clearing Web Browsing History in Google Chrome Browser

  1. Launch Google Chrome browser on Android device.
  2. Tap on three dots in the top right corner to access menu.
  3. Tap on Settings.
  4. Tap on Privacy beneath Advanced heading.
  5. Press Menu button and choose Clear browsing data to clear the web browsing history.
  6. Check to clear all browsing data and then tap Clear, it will clear all the browsing data in Google Chrome browser.

Clearing Web Browsing History in Mozilla Firefox Browser

  1. Launch Firefox from app drawer on Android device.
  2. Press Menu button and select Settings.
  3. Tap on Privacy.
  4. Tap on Clear private data.
  5. Check all the options and then tap on Clear data.
  6. Confirmation message Private data cleared shown.

Clearing Web Browsing History in Dolphin Browser

  1. Launch Dolphin Browser on Android device.
  2. Press Menu button and tap on Clear data.
  3. Check all the boxes shown on your screen, then tap on Clear selected data.

Clearing Web Browsing History in Opera Browser

  1. Launch Opera on Android device.
  2. Tap on Opera icon at the bottom right corner and select Settings.
  3. Tap on Clear browsing data….
  4. Check all the options and then tap on OK.

Clearing Web Browsing History in UC Browser

  1. Launch UC Browser from app drawer on Android device.
  2. Tap on the three lines at the bottom middle and select History.
  3. Tap on Clear in the bottom right corner.
  4. Tap on Delete.