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How do I clear or turn off my recently viewed items?
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎11-03-2012

I need to find out how to clear or turn off my recently viewed items.

Other Answers: 6
Community Member
Posts: 18,695
Registered: ‎02-25-2003
in reply to takinalook9999

A picture to illustrate bostongrammy's answer follows.  If you do not see something like that on ebay's main page, try a different browser.


 Please return to your question soon, and click "Accept as Solution" for any helpful answers, from any responder. If you were asked for clarification, please add your comments very quickly -- otherwise the responders may be unable to give further help
Community Member
Posts: 12,170
Registered: ‎02-13-2006
in reply to takinalook9999

The ONLY thing you can do is - after you log out of ebay - you must DELETE all cookies, CLEAR your browser history and DELETE all temp internet files.


AND you should find and use the TELL US WHAT YOU THINK link that is on about every ebay page and TELL EBAY you DO NOT WANT THEM to keep / show that information.

Community Member
Posts: 4,115
Registered: ‎02-20-2007
in reply to takinalook9999

There is a a blue colored Remove to click on.

"Aw...Darn it, Woodstock...look what you left on my keyboard again!"
Community Member
Posts: 8,117
Registered: ‎05-24-2009
in reply to takinalook9999

You can remove them all you want, but they'll come back.


It's an age old advertising technique, and it's eBay's web site.

They are there because eBay wants them there.


Create a desktop icon to your My eBay page, and don't even go to the home page.

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Community Member
Posts: 9,292
Registered: ‎11-24-2002
in reply to takinalook9999

There's a "Remove all" link in the "Recently viewed" section on the eBay.com home page.

Community Member
Posts: 650
Registered: ‎07-20-2004
in reply to takinalook9999

Pi has the best answer to this that I've seen.  Just remember to do that every time you are leaving eBay.


Granpa's will work just as well if every family member will enter eBay through your portal every time.