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05-20-2016 10:56 PM
i was told that i need to clean up my laptop because when i watch movies ( netflix nd youtube ) it is retained in history and can slow or clog up laptop, i dont know how to clear history ? also what is the rule with deleteting cookies
05-20-2016 11:03 PM
Thank you for posting in the HP Support forum.
It is recommended that you regularly clean up unnecessary and temporary files from browser(s) and from other things. You do not need to do it every time you watch videos or every day but you can do it from time to time - e.g. once every week or once every two weeks, something like this.
Here is how you can clean temporary files from Internet Explorer browser >> http://www.wikihow.com/Delete-Temporary-Internet-Files
Here us how to clean up temporary files from Mozilla Firefox browser >> https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/questions/788241
In other browsers and general steps >> http://help.overdrive.com/customer/portal/articles/1481586
How to clean temporary files in Windows from Windows itself and other common applications.
## Use built in WIndows Disk Clean Up tool
## Use 3rd party free tool call CCleaner
More information >> http://www.howtogeek.com/125923/7-ways-to-free-up-hard-disk-space-on-windows/
Please, let me know if this helps and works for you.
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