How to delete sites from history - already cleared history, cookies and temp files

By Jonbo
Jul 21, 2005
  1. Heya,
    I have cleared my history, deleted my temp files and cookies and still I have a couple of sites that, when I type in the address bar, are still there and come up when I type in the first letter of that site :mad: . Please can someone tell me how to get rid of the damn things.
    Ta very much
  2. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\TypedURLs in registry contains the typed-in addresses. Delete all the "url" entries.
  3. Jonbo

    Jonbo TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Cheers. I've actually already tried that but it doesn't seem to work. :(
  4. analialark

    analialark TS Rookie

    Have you checked if you have the Autocomplete on?

    Under Content in Internet Options, look for Autocomplete and uncheck all checkboxes. That should solve it. Hope it helps.
  5. Jonbo

    Jonbo TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Still no luck..... :mad:
  6. fossil

    fossil TS Rookie

    did u fix it?

    hi there...

    did u fix this problem?

    I am experiencing the exact same problem and I tried everything but still have 2 URLs there....


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