How to View and Delete History and Cookies in Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge

Microsoft Edge is a brand-new web browser in latest Windows OS like Windows 10, people who just updated their PCs to the new OS might not be clear about how to view their browsing history and cookies, if you want to remove these traces on the web browser, here’s an effective guide about how to do.

Steps to view and delete history and cookies in Microsoft Edge

  • Launch Microsoft Edge on the computer
  • In the top right corner, you will see an icon with three horizontal dots, click on it, a drop-down menu will appear
  • Click Settings on the menu, and select “Choose what to clear” button under Clear browsing data

  • After then, you will see a list of items available to clear from the browser
  • Enable the checkbox next to the category of things you’d like to clear, and you can click on Learn more about clearing data to see more items which are available to delete

  • After select the things you decide to delete, click on the Clear button below
  • Exit the settings, and restart the web browser to refresh

If you are using Cortana, some browsing history might be stored in the cloud, to delete them, yon can refer to the following guides:

  • Start Microsoft Edge browser
  • Click on Favorites, and then select History
  • Select Change what Microsoft Edge knows about me in the cloud, and then choose to clear them completely


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