Windows 8.1 - How to clear the recent places list and the address bar history

Ask a question
This page will show you how to clear the recent places list and the address bar history of Windows 8.1.
  • Open Windows Explorer.
  • Click on the File menu > Delete history.
  • Click on:
    • Recent places list.
    • Address bar history.
Jean-François Pillou

Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of CommentCaMarche.net. He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

Learn more about the CCM team