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How to Delete History from Facebook Android and PC

Last Updated on December 30, 2022 by Bestusefultips

Do you want to delete Facebook search history on your phone? Here’s how to clear or delete history from Facebook Android phones and PC/Laptops. You can easily find or see every detail of your search in the Facebook app on the phone or Web using the activity log settings such as your post (Photos, videos, text & status updates), activity you’re tagged (Post, photos & comments), groups, community, events & Reels, you’re Facebook connections, log-in activity, and other activity. Only the admin can see the search history in the activity log on the Facebook app. You can individually delete Facebook browser history or clear all search history on Facebook Android devices.

Using search history, you can effortlessly search for people or post you like, comment on, or other activity with posts. Follow the steps below to clear search history on the Facebook app for Android devices.

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Steps to Facebook Search History Delete

Check out the below-given settings to clear Facebook watch history using the latest Facebook app on your Android devices.

How to Delete History from Facebook Android 2023

Step 1: Open the Facebook app and sign in with your account.

Step 2: Tap the Profile icon at the top right corner.

Step 3: Tap the Settings gear icon at the top right.

Tap Profile Settings in Facebook App to Delete Search History

Step 4: Tap Profile settings.

Clear Facebook watch history using Activity Log Settings

Step 5: Scroll down and tap Activity log in Your Facebook information section.

You can quickly search your public post, public tags, story activity, page likes, following, added friends, video searched, video watched search history, group searched, your comments, likes & reactions, and group posts and deleted them one by one or delete all activities at once.

Delete History from Facebook

Step 6: Tap on Seach history.

Facebook Search History Delete

Step 7: Tap Three Horizontal dots of activity and delete them at the bottom left corner.

How to Delete History from Facebook Android

Step 8: Tap Clear searches to delete all Facebook search history.

How to View (All Activity) and Clear Facebook Watch History

Step 1: Follow the above-given method in Steps 1 to 5.

View Facebook Activity History Android

Step 2: Scroll down at the end and tap View activity history.

Filter Facebook Search history Android

Step 3: Tap Filter to filter Facebook history using Categories or Date and individually delete them.

How to Delete Facebook Search History using a PC/Laptop in 2023

Step 1: Open and log in with your account.

Tap on Settings and Privacy on your Laptop


Step 2: Tap the Profile icon at the top right corner and tap Settings and privacy.

Delete Facebook Search History using Activity Log in PC

Step 3: Tap the Activity log.

View Facebook Activity history on PC

Step 4: Tap Activity history at the left side menu.

You can see your watch history here.

How to Delete Facebook Search History using a PC

Step 5: Tap Three vertical dots of history and tap Delete.

Step 6: Tap Delete.

You can’t be restored after deletion.

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For Older Facebook App

Step 1: Open the Facebook app on your Android devices.

Step 2: Tap the Profile icon at the top left corner.


Step 3: Tap Three horizontal dots beside add to story button.

Facebook Search History find using Activity Log settings

Step 4: Tap Activity Log.

Filters Facebook post, category

Step 5: Tap Filters.

Delete search history on Facebook

Step 6: Tap Categories at the end of the screen.

Delete Facebook search history individually

Step 7: Tap Logged actions and other activities at the end of the page.

Delete Facebook Search History on Android

Step 8: Tap Search history.

Delete Facebook watch history Android

Step 9: Tap Three horizontal dots.

Delete Search history Facebook

Step 10: Tap Delete at the bottom left corner to remove individual Facebook search history.

Clear or delete search history on Facebook Android phone

Step 10: Tap Delete.

How to Clear Facebook Search History From Android

Step 12: Tap Clear Searches to remove all history once.

Now, delete the entire Facebook search history from your Android device.

Using Facebook App (Older Version)

Step 1: Download & Install the Facebook app on your android lollipop device.

Step 2: Create a new Facebook account or log in with your account.

Tap on search icon

Step 3: Tap on the Search icon from the left side screen.

Tap on Edit in facebook app

Step 4: Tap on Edit from the top of the right side.

You can see the Activity log screen on your android phone or tablet device.

Using this “Activity Log” feature of Facebook, you can easily search your posts & other people’s posts, photos, posts you’re tagged in, posts you’ve hidden, likes, comments, life events, groups, friends, videos watched, events, and other search details.

How to clear search history facebook app android

Step 5:  Click on Clear Searches to clear the search history Facebook app.

You can see the below screen on your android device.

Clear search history on facebook app

Step 6:  Press the Confirm button to delete all search history

After the press confirms the button, all your Facebook search history is cleared from your android phone or tablet. That’s all.

Did you find the above steps to clear the search history Facebook app on Android phones correctly? Share this Facebook trick with your friend on social networks! If you have any questions regarding the above process, feel free to let us know in below comment box. It would be a pleasure to help you.


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