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How to delete what was searched on Google on mobile | Productivity

Google the largest search site in Brazil and the world. Everything that is sought through it is stored on the device, which helps the company to understand the user's behavior to try to deliver the most appropriate results. However, it is possible to delete what was searched on Google on the mobile. The option serves both to exclude all history and to delete specific searches. You can still select the period of time you want to delete, as you see in the following lines.

The procedure was done on a Samsung Galaxy S7 phone with Android 7 system (Nougat). The browser application used was Google's own, Chrome.

Tutorial shows how to erase history of Google searches on mobile Photo: Caroline Parreiras / TechTudoTutorial shows how to erase history of Google searches on mobile Photo: Caroline Parreiras / TechTudo

Tutorial shows how to erase history of Google searches on mobile Photo: Caroline Parreiras / TechTudo

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How to delete all Google search history on mobile

Step 1. With the browser open, tap the icon with three vertical balls, which is in the upper right corner. Then select the Historic option.

Chrome: select the option Historical Photo: Reproduction / Caroline ParreirasChrome: select the option Historical Photo: Reproduction / Caroline Parreiras

Chrome: select the option Historical Photo: Reproduction / Caroline Parreiras

Step 2. Select Clear Browsing Data. By default, all options are checked, but you can select the items you want to have the history deleted.

Chrome: tap the option Clear Browsing Data Photo: Reproduo / Caroline ParreirasChrome: tap the option Clear Browsing Data Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

Chrome: tap the option Clear Browsing Data Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

Step 3. Choose the time period and go to Clear Data.

Choose the period of time when the surveys must be deleted Photo: Reproduo / Caroline ParreirasChoose the period of time when the surveys must be deleted Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

Choose the period of time when the surveys must be deleted Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

How to delete only a Google search on your phone

Step 1. To delete only a specific search or searches made on Google, open the browser and repeat the procedure of selecting the icon with three vertical balls in the upper right corner, and then select the Historic option.

Repeat the first steps to delete specific searches Photo: Reproduo / Caroline ParreirasRepeat the first steps to delete specific searches Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

Repeat the first steps to delete specific searches Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

Step 2. You will see all searches done in a list format. If it is visible, choose the button with an X, next to the keyword searched so that it is excluded from the history.

Chrome: see the list of searches made and select the one you want to delete Photo: Reproduo / Caroline ParreirasChrome: see the list of searches made and select the one you want to delete Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

Chrome: see the list of searches made and select the one you want to delete Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

Step 3. To find the search you want to delete more easily, you can tap the magnifying glass button on the top bar and type the word you want to exclude from the history. That done, just select the X icon.

To find a specific term, use the search bar Photo: Reproduo / Caroline ParreirasTo find a specific term, use the search bar Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

To find a specific term, use the search bar Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

Step 4. To delete more than one search term at a time, just press one of them for a few moments and then touch the other words you want to delete. Then, touch the trash can icon on the top bar to delete searches made on Google.

Press and check the specific searches you want to delete Photo: Reproduo / Caroline ParreirasPress and check the specific searches you want to delete Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

Press and check the specific searches you want to delete Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Parreiras

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