How To Clear Google Chrome Browser History

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At the end of this short guide you will be able to clear or delete your past browsing history and data on your Google Chrome browser.  If you are willing to glance through your past browsing data or history to this guide got you covered.

In this guide, we are going to enlighten you with the step-by-step process to make this happen and also add the shortcut to make this happen in a second.

Shortcut To Delete Google Chrome Browser History

The short code to clear all your recent Google Chrome browser history is Ctrl+Shift+Delete

How To Delete or Clear Google Chrome Browsing Data or History 2021

Steps To Clear Or Delete Google Chrome Browser History

i. Open your Google Chrome browser.

ii. Navigate to settings (Click on the 3 dots feature on the rightmost corner of your browser screen)

iii. Click On privacy and security.

iv. Select clear data browsing.

v. Select what you are willing to clean (Browsing data, clear cookies, cached images)

vi. Click on clear data to clear immediately.

You’re done!……. This is simple and easy.

You can also choose an alternative thus, installing CC Cleaner software on your computer. Which I will also recommend for individuals willing to clear all their browsing history on their computer not only on chrome but the whole computer. 

CC Cleaner is also going to help you delete your cookies, cached images and past websites visited trackers. It is available in both paid and free version. You can try it too if clear everything.

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Also: How To Turn Off Pop-ups on Google Chrome Browser


Michael Rashaan is a webmaster and co-founder of Kbroda Groups. I currently hold a double major degree in Information science and Political science. During my Information science days at the university, I got enlightened more on how vital and powerful information is to human and businesses. As an information science graduate, I love to give out information that seems important for free through my research-oriented blog posts. Another part of me is, I also love to give back to the society, even though I don’t have much. This has made me develop the habit of writing and publishing. I see this to be the little role I play to make the society better. Contact me on

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