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Removing Stored Information from Windows Internet Explorer

This document explains how to remove stored information in Internet Explorer.

To remove a stored password or other stored information:

  1. From the Tools menu, select Internet Options.
  2. On the General tab, under "Browsing history", click Delete... .
  3. Check the item(s) you want to delete:
    • Temporary Internet files (copies of web pages, images, and media that are saved for faster viewing)
    • Cookies
    • History (the lists of web sites you have visited)
    • Form data (saved information you have typed into forms)
    • Passwords
    • InPrivate Filtering data (saved data used by InPrivate Filtering to detect where web sites may be automatically sharing details about your visit)
    • To delete everything, uncheck Preserve Favorites website data and check all the other options.
  4. Click Delete.