26 June 2009

To Delete Specific URLs from your browser (Firefox & IE)

Sometimes a situation comes that we have to delete certain specific website address (url) only from the web-browser location or address bar then you have two methods to delete the website links either delete all the urls from the address bar or only the specific one (recommended).

  • In Firefox, you just need to move your mouse over the website entry and press

Shift + Delete Key combination to delete the desired address from the history.

  • For Internet Explorer, follow the steps exactly as described bellow; do editing the registry with the following steps:
  1. Close any open Internet Explorer window
  2. Go to Start->Run -> regedit hit Enter to launch the registry editor

  1. Navigate to the following key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\TypedURLs
  2. Delete the desired URL