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Old 11-06-2009
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how to clear recent pages visited in windows xp
  

I have installed windows xp on my system. There is list of recent pages open when i click on right site forward button in Internet explorer 7. The list of pages is display by the drop down menu. Can i clear that pages completely from my system and i also want to know the procedure to delete files, cookies from xp system. Any help will be extremely appreciated.

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Re: how to clear recent pages visited in windows xp

To work around this problem:
  • Quit all running programs.
  • In Control Panel, double-click Internet Options.
  • On the General tab, click Clear History.
  • Click Yes, and then click OK.
  • Restart Internet Explorer.
  • If the problem persists, restart your computer in Safe mode, and then repeat steps 1 through 5.
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Re: how to clear recent pages visited in windows xp

To delete cookies in windows xp click on start button then go to control panel. Click internet options, Under browsing history click "Delete," then select "Cookies." After deleting cookies click on close button.
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Re: how to clear recent pages visited in windows xp

Follow the step which are given below to clear cookies, Cache :
  • In Windows Vista, click Start , type cmd in the Start Search box, and then press ENTER.
  • In Windows XP, click Start, click Run, type inetcpl.cpl in the Open box, and then press ENTER.
  • In Windows Vista, click Start , type cmd in the Start Search box, and then press ENTER.
  • In Windows XP, click Start, click Run, type inetcpl.cpl in the Open box, and then press ENTER.
  • On the General tab, click Delete under Browsing History in the Internet Properties dialog box.
  • In the Delete Browsing History dialog box, click Delete Cookies.
  • In the Delete Cookies dialog box, click Yes.
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Re: how to clear recent pages visited in windows xp

Check this thread with similar issue :
How to clear the search history in IE7 ?
Clearing IE7 History using Command Prompt
Cookies in Windows Vista
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