Clear your download history

You can remove some or all your downloads from the download list maintained by Google Chrome.

This action doesn't remove the actual files from your computer.

Remove specific items from your download history

  1. Click the Chrome menu Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  2. Select Downloads.
  3. Click Remove from list for the item you want to delete.

Clear your download history from a longer period of time

  1. Click the Chrome menu Chrome menu on the browser toolbar.
  2. Select Tools.
  3. Select Clear browsing data.
  4. Select the "Clear download history" checkbox.
  5. Use the menu at the top to select the amount of data you want to delete.
  6. Click Clear browsing data.

In the "Clear browsing data" dialog box, you can remove other types of browsing data by selecting the checkbox.