How To Retrieve History On Computer ?  

Let us assume that you are using Internet Explorer, your operating system is Windows XP and you were browsing a very important site for some information and you accidentally delete the Internet browsing history. What options are available to you? There are many people who want to know how to retrieve history on a computer.

Listed below are few things that will teach you how to retrieve history on a computer:

  • The first thing that you need to do is figure out where the history files are located. Usually for XP users, Internet Explorer saves all the history files according to the user in a directory which can be found Documents and Settings.
  • If you are unable to see the history files, make sure that you enable View Hidden Files option.
  • This way you can retrieve the history files from Local Setting directory listed under Documents and Settings.
  • However, this might be too complicated for some people. If you are one of those who regularly take backups of the full system, then you are extremely lucky. All you need to do is restore the history files onto your Internet Explorer, restart the browser and viola you have all the old history files up once again!
  • And the finally for those people who do not take backups, the other option on How To Retrieve History On Computer ? is to check the Temporary Internet Files which will show you which sites you visited while you were logged onto the Internet.

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