Yahoo!, the search engine and internet portal is one of the oldest and most used. It stores by default all the user searches.
In this help guide we will see how we can view, clear and delete yahoo search history:
- Go to https://search.yahoo.com/history
- You will see a screen similar to the following one. With your recent and historical searches.
There you can:
- Click on button Turn your history off if you don't want your history to be recorded by default.
- Click on the bin icon if you want to delete an individual.
- Click on button Clear History to remove your entire history.
Yahoo! is a web directory and search engine founded in 1994 by Jerry Yang and David Filo. Initially born as a web directory, which orders the elements in a hierarchy.
With the passage of time and after Google broke into the world of look up engines and left it relegated to very low percentages of use, Yahoo! it became a Content Portal. See also how to view bing search history.
How to Clear Yahoo Activity Search
Like with numerous other engines, when you're done searching on Yahoo, the queries are stored. The queries are recorded in the program with the goal that whenever you visit the pages next, they'll load faster.
In the case that you don't wish to have your searches saved, you can erase them without hassle. To erase the data, first, you have to find them in Chrome
- Sign-in to your Yahoo account and look up for something, anything.
- Select Settings (cog symbol) at the upper right corner.
- Select 'Preferences'.
- Tap on the SearchHistory option.
- Under this menu, you can do any one of these activities:
- Delete particular results from your data - Tap the little trash symbol next to it.
- Erase all - Tap on Clear .
- Turn off - Tap on Turn History off.
This consistently growing list has made more and more people understand that their personal data isn't as secure as they thought. Individuals are searching for methods to confine their exposure online and take proactive measures to secure themselves and their data.
So, above was a list of few things you could do when simply trying to view and clear your activity didn't work. Despite the fact that these directions are really specific and easy, in reality, there isn't much we can do considering the closed framework that social media is.
Restarting, clearing cache, uninstalling and then reinstalling is whatever we can attempt from our end and hope that does it.
In 2009 they reach an agreement with Microsoft, in this way Yahoo! will use Bing as a search engine for your portal.
Currently it has a 6% of the quota on the Internet.
Some of the features are:
Allows independent search of images, videos, news and purchases
Offers related concepts of searches online (by way of suggestions)
It is integrated with microblogging systems like Twitter.
Detect the type of search and offer searches on that topic in related sites. Offers secure searches Offering sites free of viruses, spyware or spam.
You can access it in:
Create Mail Account
Step 1: Open your Internet browser and go to the home page: https://www.yahoo.com/
Step 2: Click on the "Mail" icon in the upper left corner of the page.
Step 3: Now you will be in the 'Login' section. Since you do not have a account yet, you will need to create a new account by clicking on the link that says that phrase.
Step 4: To set up your new account, Yahoo will need some information about you - such as:
Your name and last name. The username must be unique
Email address you want to use, which will be placed before `yahoo.com '. Because it must be unique, it may have to check the availability of any name that you decide to put, so you should verify that nobody already has it. Enter an email name in the "username" box and then fill in
The rest of your information. Once you start typing a username you will automatically be given some available options for your username. You can accept one of the options it will offer you or write another name and check its availability one more time. You may have to do this several times.
Once the creation of your email address is finished, it is a good idea to make a note to remember it.
Finally, you must click on Create an account.
Step 5: If the email name you requested is not available, you will receive a message saying that the username is not available.
Step 6: Once you have successfully created the email account, a message will appear on the screen that says "Congratulations, your account has been successfully created"