Clear Your Browsing History on the iPad

The Web browser that you use to visit websites on your iPad is called Safari, and it has many of the same features and capabilities of a browser that you might use on your computer.

One of these features is that it stores your browsing history. This is helpful if you want to return to a site that you were visiting previously.

However, if someone else uses the same iPad, then you may not want them to be able to check the sites that you have been visiting. If this is the case, then you can follow this tutorial to learn how to clear your history in Safari. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to

You can mirror your iPad screen on your TV with the Apple TV from Amazon, allowing you to experience a number of different apps on a larger screen.

The Safari history on your iPhone can also be a good place to check when you need to find a page that you had visited before but can’t seem to find again.

Clearing the Safari Browsing History on the iPad

Note that this process is specific to the default Safari browser that is included on your iPad when you first get it. You will need to consult the documentation for any other Web browsers that you might be using, such as Chrome, if you want to be able to clear the history from that browser instead.

Step 1: Touch the Settings icon.

open the ipad settings menu

Step 2: Select the Safari option at the left side of the screen.

open the ipad safari menu

Step 3: Touch the Clear History button at the right side of the screen.

touch the clear history button

Step 4: Touch the Clear button to complete the process of clearing your Safari browsing history.

how to clear the safari history on the ipad

If you are looking for an affordable, inexpensive way to stream videos to your TV from the Internet, then check out the Roku 1 on Amazon.

Another helpful way to prevent others from viewing your Safari history is to use Private Browsing in Safari on the iPad.

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