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December 29, 2011

Clearing history and private data from your browser

When you visiting site, your browser is storing many information. There is a list of information categories which it’s store on your local drive:

  • Browsing history
  • History of downloads
  • Caching files (images, scripts, videos etc.)
  • Cookies and plug-in data
  • Saved passwords
  • Autofill form information

What If you need to clear all this stuff in minute? All you need is to know hot keys or path to menu item to get such result in your browser!

After appearing of magic popup, you only need to check what exactly you need to clean and period  to which this should applies. And at the end you only need to press main button Clear.

For Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome you need to press “Ctrl + Shift + Del” to open magic popup.

That’s how it will look like in Internet Explorer:

This screen will appears in Chrome:

This one you will see in Firefox:

In Opera and Safari you need to operate some mouse movement to achieved such things.

In Opera  click the “O” or Menu button at the top left and expand the Settings submenu to find item “Delete Private Data…”.

And the last one — Safari is requered to  click the “Gear” icon in the top right corner and select “Reset Safari…”.