Cover Your Tracks

Protect Yourself – Erase Your Online Tracks on the computer that you are using.

 

Internet Explorer

  • In the menu, click on Tools.
  • Click on Internet Options.
  • In General Options under Temporary Internet Files, Click on Delete Files. This will clear your browser’s cache.
  • Under History, Click on Clear History. This will clear the pages you’ve recently visited.

 

Firefox/Mozilla

  • In the menu, click on Tools.
  • Click on Options.
  • Select Privacy
  • Click on Clear next to Cache. This will clear your browser’s cache.
  • Click on Clear next to History. Files. This will clear the pages you’ve recently visited.

 

Chrome

  • At the top right, click the More button More.
  • Click History and then History.
  • On the left, click Clear browsing data. A box will appear.
  • From the drop-down menu, select how much history you want to delete. To clear everything, select the beginning of time.
  • Check the boxes for the info you want Chrome to clear, including “browsing history.”
  • Click Clear browsing data. This will clear the pages you’ve recently visited.

 

Safari

  • From the Safari menu select Empty Cache
  • In the new window, click the Empty button. This will clear your browser’s cache.
  • From the History menu, select Clear History. This will clear the pages you’ve recently visited.