How to View and Clear Facebook Search History

In this post, we’ll see how to view and clear Facebook search history. Let’s get started.

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  • Go to your timeline.
  • Hit Activity Log > More (beneath Comments) > Search history.
  • Now, you can see your searches.
  • If you want to delete individual search, hit “Block” icon beside the one you want to remove, and then hit “Delete.” In the popup, hit “Remove search.”
  • If you want to clear all searches, hit “Clear Searches” at the top. In the popup, hit “Clear Searches.”
Clear Searches button

Android and iPhone

  1. Open the Facebook app.
  2. Tap Hamburger icon (three vertical lines) > Settings & Privacy > Settings > Activity Log.
  3. Hit the “Category” drop-down list and then choose “Search History.”
  4. Now, you can see your searches.
  5. Hit the “Cross” icon beside the one you want to remove to delete it.
  6. Hit “Clear Searches” at the top to remove all the searches at once.
Clear Searches option

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