How do I Find the Internet History If the Browsing History Has Been Deleted?

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Not being able to find your Internet history can be a frustrating situation. Many employers, schools and parents monitor the Internet browsing history. However, if it has been deleted, they cannot find the information as easily. Locating this deleted information is a relatively simple process and takes less than a minute for both Windows and Mac users.


  • Click "Start," then "All Programs," "Accessories," "System Tools" and "Disk Cleanup."

  • Click "My Files" then "(C:)" file from the drop-down box.

  • Left-click "Temporary Internet Files and Downloaded Files," "View Files."


  • Double-click "Time Machine" icon on your desktop and click "Set Up Time Machine."

  • Click the "Off" button and change it to "On." This backs up your current system.

  • Double-click your Safari browser icon.

  • Left-click "File," "Preferences," "Security."

  • Left-click "Show Cookies" to view the deleted history.



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