How to Permanently Delete the Website History in a MacBook

By Jason Taetsch

Web browsers store the history from your searches and the websites you visit as well as temporary Internet files such as cookies that you accumulate while surfing the Internet. Delete the website history on your Macbook's browser program to secure your Internet privacy. Use the privacy settings in your browser to permanently delete the history from your computer.

Open a Safari browser window by clicking the "Safari" icon on the dock.

Click the "Safari" menu button and click "Reset Safari" in the drop-down menu.

Click the checkbox for "Clear History," "Empty Cache" and any other files you want to remove. For a complete removal, click the checkbox for each option.

Click "Reset" to permanently delete the website history on your Macbook.