After you downloading files via the browsers, your download history will be stored on browsers automatically. If your computer is public, other will easily find what files you have downloaded, which will leak your privacy. Moreover, the more and more download history will slow down your browsers. To protect your privacy and speed up browsers, you’d better make a habit of cleaning download history periodically.
How to Delete Download History from Internet Explorer 9
1, Open Internet Explorer and click tool icon.
2, Click View downloads. You can also press the shortcut Ctrl+J to open the download history.
3, On the pop up download history window, you can see all your downloaded files listed. Click Clear list button to delete all download history.
How to Delete Download History from Firefox
1, Open Firefox and open Tools menu. Click Downloads in this menu.
2, A window will pop up listing all download files. Click Clear List button to remove all download history and then close this window.
How to Delete Download History from Google Chrome
1, Open Google Chrome and click the tool icon .
2, Select Downloads. You can also type chrome://downloads at the address bar to open the download history.
3, Click Clear download history link on the right top.