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Tools->IE options->Browsing History->Delete->Delete All.

Should do the job.
I'm pretty sure this works.
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post #12 of 15
1) On newer version of IE such as IE8, just drag down the history list in the Address Bar, and click on the Delete (red delete mark) that appears when hovering the mouse over the entry.

or:
2) Another way is by right clicking on Start Menu, then click on Properties. Go to Start Menu tab, then click on Customize… (whichever that selectable). Then go to Advanced tab. Under the Recent documents box, click on Clear List will clean the history of IE address bar, as well as listing of recent documents being used or opened.

Another way:
3) Alternatively, in Internet Explorer, go to Tools, Internet Options (or go to Control Panel, then click on Internet Options). In General tab, click Clear History. Note that this will also wipe off all your browsing and visited websites or web pages history as well.
post #13 of 15
My attempt at a correct response:

I haven't used IE in forever but here goes.


Tools>Internet Options>Content>AutoComplete Settings>
check all of the boxes that pertain to you and click the "Delete AutoComplete History"
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After clearing the browser. Go to start in the search box type indexing options. Click internet explorer history then advanced, click rebuild and accept had to figure that out myself a while ago This will clear the drop down box in IE
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LOL, yeah, safari has high mem usage, have chrome, but it has its own download manager, which is why I have been IE9, back to 8 now, will see if FDM works wqith firefox when I get home.
    
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