To clear your search history in Safari, open the History drop-down menu, and click on Clear History. It is also possible to clear individual entries on the history list without wiping the entire list.
- Open the History menu
With Safari open, click on the History drop-down menu to open it.
- Click on Clear History
Clicking on Clear History clears your search history and also empties the browser cache, clears the recent search list and removes website icons.
- Reset Top Sites if desired
For further privacy, click on Also Reset Top Sites before you confirm by checking Clear to wipe your entire search history.