Have you ever wondered how you can clear your Facebook search history – for whatever reason, that might be for (winks)? But have you ever? Well, in case you still do not know how to do so, this guide will make things easier for you.
You may want to hide these details from your kids though (parental check). However, Charter Internet and the like provide parents with the parental guidance feature (some extra information). So your secret may be safe.
Why Delete Facebook Search History?
There is a very simple answer to this. Facebook keeps track of all your activities and stores your information. And if you want to avoid this, you should clear your search history regularly. In this way, your social media platform will not be storing your information. Or we’d like to think so.
If you also fall into the category of people who do not wish to give Facebook access to their information, then follow the steps give below.
If you are using the Facebook app, here are a couple of simple steps that can help you clear the history:
Not everyone accesses Facebook on their mobiles. Some people also log into Facebook through the web. While many people use both. So here’s how you can get rid of the search history on the web.
Note: if you clear the search history in your app, it will automatically get deleted from the web too. It is easy to get rid of your Facebook activity.
There was a major concern shared by some iPhone users. They claimed that even after deleting the complete search history, they could still see some recent activities in the log. In case you own an iPhone, you can take this alternate path to get rid of the search history completely.
Try FoneEraser for iOS. This program comes for free so it will not cost you anything to install it on your iPhone. Once done, follow the steps given below:
Hope you found this blog helpful. If there are any ideas or hacks that you guys have please feel free to share those as well. As a mom of two pre-teens, I have never faced the issue of my kids hiding things from me. I give the credit to Spectrum triple play packages that allow me to keep an eye on their activities online. Still, I clear my history on a regular basis. No harm in being extra careful.