How to check internet history
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If you got kids at home and they have been using the computer while you are out on work, would you like to know, just to be on the safe side, what sites have been recently visited from your computer and want to see the history on your computers browser. If you are running an organization or want to keep tabs on someone who has been using the computer, there is a very simple way to get to know exactly which site has been visited by the person using the computer. It will take minimum time and the least effort to do so. Here is how you do it.
- Web browser
At the bottom of your keyboard, click on the 'Control' button.
While you hold it down, at the same time press the letter 'H'. That is pressing control +H at the same time.
You will see on the top left hand side of your computer, the websites which have been recently visited, will appear in a list. If someone has visited certain pages of a particular website, those pages too will appear. It will give you detailed information about the sites and pages which have been visited, thus giving you the internal history.
According to the order of the day they were visited, the information will appear that way. Supposing the site was visited on a Thursday, the sites visited on that day will all appear in detail. If you want to check 3 days ago, that will appear too, even up to a week.
All you have to do is click on the website to see when it was visited during the day, week or months. In this manner, you can keep a check on what sites are being visited by the user. Visiting some sites can bring virus to the computer, this way make you keep a check in order to keep your computer safe from viruses as you can put a stop to visiting illegal sites.