If you use one of the popular web browsers below, here’s how to set up a “private” session that leaves no history of any kind on your computer.
Other browsers – including ones on smart phones – will have options to do the same.
Click the 3 vertical dots on the top right and select “New Incognito Window”.
Click File | New Private Window in the menu bar.
Click the 3 horizontal lines on the top right and select “New Private Window”.
If you have already browsed this site without using a “private” session (see above) and are worried about someone knowing then the tips below will show you how to cover your tracks.
Internet browsers like Google’s “Chrome” or Apple’s “Safari” will save certain information as you visit websites.
This includes images from websites visited, information entered into search engines and a trail (‘history’) that reveals the sites you have visited.
Please follow the instructions below to minimize the chances of someone finding out that you have visited this website.
If you know what browser you are using, then skip to the relevant instructions below.
If you do not know the type of browser you are using:
If you do not use a password to log on to your computer, someone else will be able to access your email and track your internet usage.
The safest way to find information on the internet, would be at a local library, a friend’s house, or at work.
All of the above information may not completely hide your tracks. Many browser types have features that display recently visited sites. The safest way to find information on the internet, would be at a local library, a friend’s house, or at work.