Clear browsing history in Android

Listed below are the steps clear the browsing history of Google Chrome in a Android Device such as Nexus or Samsung tab.

Solution 1: History screen

Step 1: Click the Menu option in Google Chrome (right hand side)

Menu Option in Google Chrome Android

Step 2: Select History from the drop down list.

Clear History in Android

Step 3: In the History screen, click the Clear Browsing Data option available at bottom of the screen.

Clear Browsing Data in Android

Step 4: Select the required option under Clear browsing data and click Clear button. Apart from browsing history, you can clear Cache, Cookies and Site data, Saved passwords and autofill data

Clear History in Android

Solution 2 : Advanced Option

Step 1: Click the menu option and select Settings from the list.

Setting screen in Google Chrome browser in Android

Step 2: Click Privacy option under Advanced section.

Google Chrome Privacy in Android

Step 3: In the Privacy screen, click the Clear Browsing Data button to launch screen. Then the Clear button to delete all the browsing history.

Clear Browsing Data under Privacy in Android

In Category: Android, Google Nexus 7

Ravi Shankar

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