How to Delete Amazon Browsing History and Order History

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You may use Amazon to search for some embarrassing stuff you probably don’t want to buy, and you don’t want anyone to see that browsing history and order history. Here’s how to delete Amazon browsing history and order history.

Some Amazon users share their Amazon account with their relatives. Someone can see those embarrassing Amazon browsing history you just did minutes ago or Amazon purchase history, and you might be wondering and panicking, can you delete Amazon order history? Can you delete the browsing history?

Well, Amazon itself doesn’t offer a simple method that is easily comprehensible for people to delete their Amazon browsing history and order history.

In summary, it is not possible to permanently delete Amazon order history, but you can archive them. On the other side, you can delete Amazon browsing history permanently to hide all of your embarrassing searches you did and items you see on Amazon.

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How to Delete Amazon Order History

Amazon unfortunately doesn’t offer you a way to delete order history, but you can archive them. Even if you archive your order history, Amazon still tracks that purchase history for security purposes.

But, at least you can hide your Amazon order history from your non-tech-savvy parents so they can’t see what you just bought easily.

Open the Amazon website. Log in to your Amazon account.

You can log in to Amazon by choosing Account & Lists. Click Sign In button.

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Now, once you signed in, click the Returns & Orders button at the top.

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You’ll see a login form before you see your order history. This is essential if you’re afraid someone who accesses your Amazon account sees your order history. They have to know the password to see your Amazon order history.

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Now, you can archive the items you’ve ordered by clicking Archive Order next to the product you want to hide/remove from your order history list.

Please note that Amazon only allows you to archive 100 orders. So, be aware of what you’re archiving.

Remember that there’s no actual way you can permanently delete Amazon order history, but you can archive them. This means everyone who knows your Amazon password can access your order history on the archive list.

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How to Delete Amazon Browsing History

Amazon also offers you a way to remove your browsing and search history. Unlike order history, you can really delete Amazon browsing history permanently and get rid of them forever.

Open the Amazon website, and log in to your Amazon account.

Amazon provides a quick menu to manage your Amazon browsing history and viewed items.

Click Browsing History above the search bar, and then click View and Edit to make changes to your browsing history including deleting them.

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Now, Amazon offers you a simple button to remove browsing history. Click Remove from view to remove that item from your Amazon browsing history.

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If you want to delete Amazon browsing history all at once, you can do it by clicking Manage history at the right.

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Then, click Remove all items from view.

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Click Remove all items from view to delete Amazon browsing history all at once.

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You can also turn off and on the Amazon browsing history feature by clicking the toggle.

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Amazon offers a simple way for people to delete Amazon browsing history permanently. You can also delete Amazon order history and move the items to your archive.

Please note that Amazon only allows you to archive 100 items. If you want to avoid someone from seeing your Amazon order history, you can make sure you’re the only one who knows your Amazon account password.

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