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Windows 7: How to delete auto fill


21 May 2011   #1

windows 7 Pro 64 Bit /Dual Boot vista 64 bit Ultimate
 
 
How to delete auto fill

I have win 7 with Firefox as my browser. When I go to yahoo Mail and type in my email address it list all my pervious email that I have went to. (I have several)
how can I delete them from auto filling where they are stored or save to

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21 May 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, XP Mode, W8.1 Preview VM - 7 Pro x64 second remote tower
 
 

That's controlled through the browser's own settings. In the menu bar>Tools>Options open up the Privacy tab and simply change the "remember history" item to the "never remember history" alternate from the dropdown list of choices. That should remedy that for you.

Note how that looks in the image here.


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21 May 2011   #3

Windows 8.1 ; Windows 7 x86 (Dec2008-Jan2013)
 
 

You also can delete auto fill selectively:

start typing first couple letters, when auto fill suggestion will show up - took pointer over it, but do not click. When it will get highlighted press DELETE key.
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22 May 2011   #4

windows 7 Pro 64 Bit /Dual Boot vista 64 bit Ultimate
 
 

Thanks Night Hawk and Neutron16
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