in "settings" i click on "delete history." blue dots flash across the screen for 1-2 seconds, but my history does not get deleted. i've been having this problem since friday, and even got a new sim card, yet my history still remains in internet explorer. can anyone help? do i have some kind of bug?
fyi, when i click "recent" and click on the trash can to delete recent websites, nothing happens there, either, whereas when i used to click "delete history" in "settings," this would also clear-out my recent pages and it would read "no recent history"
Love the handle name. Yea, I just verified your steps and it worked on my Lumia. I also performed
To clear the mobile browser cache, cookies, or history, follow these steps: [Modify to only include possible procedures]
And it went to same place. So all your history is still showing when you select those settings? Have you tried to reset the device?
thanks mark. yes, i tried those steps, but my history still does not get deleted. how do i reset the device?
A hard reset restores the original factory settings and may erase all downloaded content, including ringtones, images, programs, and contacts stored in the internal memory. It does not erase data stored on the SIM card (if available). To perform a hard reset, follow these steps:
sorry drew, thought your name was "mark"
thanks bro, that worked, although i did lose my saved pictures (which i assumed would happen)
going forward and i am sorry i wasn't proactive about this
To move pictures from your phone to a computer, follow these steps:
To prevent future loss of your photos, you can also set your "pictures+camera" application to automatically upload your photos to your skydrive. That was you have access to them all the time, even if you lose your phone.
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