Delete search history in the Gmail app: iPhone, Android, PC

Delete search history in the Gmail app: iPhone, Android, PC

Do you want to delete your Gmail search history? Read to find out how to clear your Gmail search history on Android and iPhone apps or on desktop.

How to clear your search history on the Gmail app for Android?

  • Launch your Gmail app, and tap the Menu key (represented by 3 vertical bars in the top-right corner).
  • Next, go to General Settings and tap the Menu key > Clear Search History:
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  • Tap Clear to delete your search history:
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How to clear your search history in the Gmail app on iPhone?

  • Open the Gmail app on iPhone/iPad.
  • Tap on the Menu icon (three horizontal lines) and select Settings.
  • Tap on your account.
  • Scroll down to "Clear search history" and tap on it.

How to remove your Gmail search history on desktop?

  • Sign in to your Gmail account from your Mac or Windows PC.
  • In the search tab, type the word (keyword, name, date, etc.) you'd like to delete search history for.
  • The X sign will appear next to this search request. Click on it to erase this search history from Gmail.
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