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Q: Google ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   0 Comments )
Subject: Google
Category: Computers > Internet
Asked by: painthorseman-ga
List Price: $2.00
Posted: 14 Aug 2004 18:58 PDT
Expires: 13 Sep 2004 18:58 PDT
Question ID: 387951
How does one clear the drop down search history on the Google search bar?
Subject: Re: Google
Answered By: araminty-ga on 14 Aug 2004 23:15 PDT
Rated:5 out of 5 stars
Hi painthorseman-ga,

To clear the drop-down search history of the Google Toolbar,
left-click the Google logo on the far right of the bar.  The fourth
option down in the menu is "Clear Search History."

You can also remove the drop down search history entirely by clicking
Options (in the same menu) and unchecking the box labeled "drop-down
search history."

More info on using your Google Toolbar can be found at

I hope this has answered your question.  Please feel free to request a
clarification if your question is not fully answered.


Clarification of Answer by araminty-ga on 14 Aug 2004 23:42 PDT
Oops... Obviously, I mean "left-click the Google logo on the far LEFT of the bar."

Request for Answer Clarification by painthorseman-ga on 15 Aug 2004 07:47 PDT
It was not in the Google Toolbar but on the Google homepage. I learned
it was an IE history thing and not a Google history completion, but
thanks for the answer. Obviously, I didn't make myself clear in the

Clarification of Answer by araminty-ga on 15 Aug 2004 17:56 PDT
Hi painthorseman-ga

Glad to be of service, in a roundabout way!  Thanks for the stars!

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