How To Clear/Delete Android Google Chrome History?


Android is the most popular smart and mobile phone operating system and platform. Android is created by Google and most of the Google services and products are provided with Android by default. Google Chrome is another popular product for web browsing. Privacy is important and when using an Android phone and Google Chrome with Google Search a lot of data is stored in the Android system. In order to protect our privacy, the browse and search history should be deleted or cleared periodically.

In order to list Android Chrome Browser history, we will open the Google Chrome Applications like below. The Google Chrome application can be also opened from the Application menu too.

Open Google Chrome On Android

Second step is opening the Google Chrome menu. We will click to the upper right side 3 point sign which will list Google Chrome Menu.

Google Chrome Menu Sign

Next step is opening the Settings page which is listed on the Chrome Menu like below.

Android Google Chrome Menu List

The Android Google Chrome History is located in the Privacy settings that can be opened like below.

Android Google Chrome Settings Menu

The privacy settings include different configurations where history is located at the end of the screen with the name of Clear browsing data like below.

Android Google Chrome Privacy

We will see the following screen which is the Basic Mode to manage Chrome History. In the Basic mode, there are 3 objects selected to be deleted or not.

Browsing History is the browsing history with autocompletion in the address bar.

Cookies and site data is the cookies created by the sites we have browsed.

Cached images and files are the files like CSS, Image which are cached during browsing.

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We can select the object we want to clear or remove and then click to the Clear data button below.

Android Google Chrome Clear Browsing Data

In the Advanced Mode more details are provided about the cleaning operation.

Browsing History is the browsing history with autocompletion in the address bar.

Cookies and site data is the cookies created by the sites we have browsed.

Cached images and files are the files like CSS, Image which are cached during browsing.

Saved passwords are the login credentials and passwords saved previously.

Autofill form data is form data that is filled before.

Site settings are site-specific settings stored in Chrome.

Android Google Chrome Clear Browsing Data – Advanced Mode

As the last step, Google Chrome will ask to clear history and store like below. We will just click on the Click button.

Android Google Chrome Clear History

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