How do I clear Google search history on iPhone?

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by php111, Sep 16, 2011.

  1. php111

    php111 Member

    How do I clear the Google search history on the iPhone? I found some basic steps, but it didn't clear what I want it to be cleared. It cleared the URL (I.e. The https, or the http follow by a www links). When someone types something in Google, it will show a pop down list of the searches that you did a search for. How do I clear it?
  2. Rugaby

    Rugaby Genius

    Are you talking about in safari? Or the google app?
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  4. Rugaby

    Rugaby Genius

    I don't know of this will work but in settings go to safari then at the bottom is this ImageUploadedByiCafe1316201133.734376.jpg
    Have you tried clearing the cache and cookies. I didn't do it because I like having the history.
  5. php111

    php111 Member


    Safari.

    Would the Google app be called Google+? I can't register. I guess they are not accepting right now?

    Thank you for your quick reply!
  6. php111

    php111 Member

    Yes, that's what the results I found before coming to post.
  7. Rugaby

    Rugaby Genius

    I have a free google app. It is amazing.
    http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google-search/id284815942?mt=8
    Check it out. I never use the google part of safari.
    Sorry I couldn't help more when deleting the history.
  8. php111

    php111 Member


    Is that google app a web browser, or a search engine? I like the google app? It's pretty cool. How do I use it as a web browser? I still can use it.
  9. Rugaby

    Rugaby Genius

    Once u search on the app it works as a web browser. You can't enter in an address anywhere but for a search engine part it works great.
  10. CanadianNemo

    CanadianNemo Genius

    In Safari, hit the little book on the bottom right, go to History, and hit clear ont he bottom left.

    Google+ and the Google app are not the same thing. In the Google app, pull down and the little wheel thingie will show up in the top right. Click on it, go to Privacy, and Clear History.
  11. Rugaby

    Rugaby Genius

    Clearing the history in safari like u suggested above does not clear the search history in the google part of safari. It just clears address's in the address bar.
  12. CanadianNemo

    CanadianNemo Genius

    Wanna bet? :p
  13. CanadianNemo

    CanadianNemo Genius

    Oh wait, then try this. Go to the Google bar and just type in a space, hit enter, it will take you to Google. Click on Settings at the bottom, and go "clear saved searches".
  14. Rugaby

    Rugaby Genius

    Of course.
  15. Bennyboy

    Bennyboy Genius

    Rugaby is right (taking cover)
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  16. CanadianNemo

    CanadianNemo Genius

    Haha okay, maybe I'm wrong once in awhile :p But what I posted afterwards should work.
  17. Rugaby

    Rugaby Genius

    Lol I will wait to see if it works. I won't do it because I love that history being there. All though I use my google app a lot. So much so it is on my dock.
  18. php111

    php111 Member

    Thank you everyone. A few more Google questions.

    1.) Does GMail have it's own google app, or just the default app that comes default on the iPhone?

    2.) What are some other highly recommended free Google apps?
  19. php111

    php111 Member


    It does work. Thank you. I'll wait for my last reply to be answered.
  20. CanadianNemo

    CanadianNemo Genius

    As far as I know, it's just the stock app for Gmail. Secondly, check out this app. Even if you don't want to pay for it, it lists all of the Google apps: http://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/google-apps-browser-by-g-whizz!/id368305725?mt=8
  21. Skb2000

    Skb2000 Zealot

    If anyone is still looking for invites to G+ I have lots... just send me a PM with your email address and I will send you an invite.

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