The most effective method to recover deleted Internet history is to download a file-recovery program. Once the program is downloaded, access the browser cache, and use the program to scan the cache to recover the history.Continue Reading
The file path to the browser cache varies depending on the browser used. If the files are hidden, set your computer to show these files. One way to view the history is to inspect the DNS cache. Open the Start menu and type "cmd" to open the command prompt. Then, type "ipconfig /displaydns" to see a list of the most recently visited websites. This method is limited and only lists the website, not the specific pages visited.
Browsing history includes the sites visited, temporary files from certain sites, information entered into forms, cookies and passwords in some cases. This saved information is meant to make using a computer easier by remembering frequently used websites and information for the user. Toolbars may also save a user's search terms. History from one day or a specified period of time can be viewed. Browsing history is intended to be private, but this depends on the security of the computer and network. Information on a public computer or network is not private, and even a private computer can be hacked.Learn more about Internet & Networking
To check your Internet browser history in Internet Explorer 11, open the browser, click on the Favorites button in the upper right corner and select the History tab. To do the same thing in Google Chrome, open the Settings menu and click on History.Full Answer >
Your Internet history, or browser history, is stored in your browser's temporary cache file on your computer's hard drive. When a page is viewed, the URL is stored in the browser history along with the date it was last opened.Full Answer >
The method for deleting your Google search history varies based on the browser, but the method for most browsers is to delete cookies and browsing history. For Google Chrome, click the icon on the top right with three horizontal bars. Select Settings, then History, and clear your browsing data.Full Answer >
The Citrix Receiver program lets users connect to a Citrix server over the Internet. This program is a free download that runs on Windows and Apple computers and Android and Apple smart devices.Full Answer >