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How do you access Internet Explorer history?

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Quick Answer

To access your Internet Explorer web browsing history, open Internet Explorer, and click on the Favorites button. Then, click the History tab. This displays a list of your browsing history that can be sorted by date, site name, most frequently visited or most recently visited.

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How do you access Internet Explorer history?
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Full Answer

  1. Open Internet Explorer

    Double-click on the Internet Explorer icon. Alternatively, click the Start menu. Select All Programs to view a list of programs on your computer. Choose Internet Explorer from this list.

  2. Open the History tab

    Click on the Favorites button to view a list of your favorite sites. Select the History option from the list of options. This displays your browsing history.

  3. Sort your browsing history

    Depending on your needs, you can sort the browsing history in a number of ways. Click on the method that you want to use to sort your browsing history. Sorting by date allows you to view the past three weeks of browsing history in chronological order. Sorting by site allows you to view the list of sites from the past three weeks of browsing, but these sites are not sorted by date. Sorting by the most visited sites displays your browsing history from the past three weeks arranged from the most to least visited. Sorting by recently visited sites displays browsing history from the past three weeks arranged from the most to least recently visited.

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