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How to clear your Google search history, account info
Below the activity, select Delete. You can delete all of your Location History or only parts of it. If you don't see groups of items: Delete other activity saved to your account On your computer, go to My Activity. See all Android How tos.

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It helps Google do things like:. This data is saved as long as it's relevant to meet uses like those above. If you delete your account, this data is removed from it. Help Center Google Search. Privacy Policy Terms of Service. Google Search Help forum Forum. Delete related items Note: All similar activity might not be grouped together.

On your computer, go to My Activity. Find the group of activity you want to delete. You can find it a few different ways, including: If you don't see groups of items: Near the top of the page, search for a term or use filters.

Find activity by date or product. Delete activity by date or product On your computer, go to My Activity. From here you can: Add a date range. Choose which Google products to include.

Some Google products don't save activity in My Activity. At the top of the page, select Search To delete activity, next to the search bar, select More. To delete certain items: Choose the items you want to delete. At the top right, select Delete. To delete all items: You can also see the insight of the searches on Google and if you are using the account for a few years now, these numbers will surprise you.

Now to export the search results, click on the 3-dots menu on the top-right corner and click on the option Download Searches. The option will create an archive of your past searches which will only be accessible to you. Google will email you when the archive is ready to download from Google Drive through an email and depending upon the data in the account, it can take anywhere between a few minutes to hours.

You can open the file using Notepad, but it will be gibberish, and you will need special tools to make sense out of it. Now as I mentioned, JSON files are in an interchangeable format that stores data, and can be exported to Excel so that you can read it.

If you have already opened the file using Notepad, you can copy and paste the entire content in the box provided in Option 3. Finally, under the Generate output option click on JSON To Excel and you will have the excel file with all the searches you have made in the month.

You will also be able to see the searches on the page itself will the time stamp. So that was how you can download your entire Google Search history and read it in a format that makes sense.

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