Google Chrome: A Helpful Tool in Managing Activity and Suggested Articles on Windows 11

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Google Chrome is one of the best browsers for Windows 11. It syncs your browser’s history, bookmarks necessary sites, and saves passwords. You can use Chrome across all your devices, making browsing easy.

As well as generating and saving solid passwords, Chrome also alerts you to online breaches and protects your privacy. Regardless, one of the best features of Chrome is that you’ll find all the answers and solutions you need here. Using the search bar, you’ll be able to find everything you need, such as dictionary lockups, math calculations, weather forecasts, word meanings, and exact addresses.

How can you Manage your Activity in Google Chrome?

Once you log in to Chrome to manage your Activity, follow the steps below:-

Step 1. Open the Chrome browser and go to Google My Activity.

Step 2. Then, click on Others Google Activity from the left sidebar menu.

Step 3. Next, click the Manage activity under Web & App Activity.

Step 4. Once you complete the above steps, a new tab will open. Switch to the Saving activity.

Step 5. Here, you can turn on/off the settings.

You can control all your web and app activity directly. In addition to changing and maintaining the location history and YouTube settings, you can also manage subscriptions, ads, etc. To do this, repeat step 3 above and select the “Manage activity” option.

How to Access and Delete All the Google History Activity?

There are two settings in Google Chrome, and the settings are Auto-delete and Saving activity.

Saving Activity: When you do anything on Google, there is a history of what you do. Google will then suggest various articles based on the record. If you turn off the option to save activities, you will not be able to save your activity or history. If you turn this off, Google will no longer hold your activity.

Auto-Delete: The Auto-delete option deletes all your activities as they are created. However, if activities are older than 6 or 18 months, they can also be adjusted to delete those.

Press the Confirm button to delete your previous Activity permanently. You will be given the option to preview topics related to your interest and recent Activity.

Use the Auto-Delete Option to Delete Activity

Additionally, you can delete your browser’s old saved activities from this option. Select Delete next to “Filter by date and products.” To delete all your Activities, click the delete button. You can delete your Activity with any custom range, such as last day, last hour, or all time.

The Way to Manage Your Suggested Article Interests

There is no option to manage suggested article interests offered by Google. However, smartphone users can control the suggested articles from the publisher and their specific issues. The following options can be used in Chrome if you click on the three dots near the suggested articles:-

Link Download: Using this option in Chrome, you can save and download articles directly. However, you will still be able to see all the articles you have downloaded and saved, even if you are offline. Moreover, you will not be disturbed by ads on any of your saved articles as they do not display any ads.

It is possible to save or download articles that seem interesting to you. However, the compositions may disappear after the Chrome update if you don’t keep them.

Hide Story: By tapping on the option, you can hide a particular story from your suggested articles. This will allow you to see other pieces from the same publisher.

Not Interested: You will not see any topic-related suggested articles in the future if you click on this option.

Manage Interests: Manage Interests offers two options: Your Interest and Hidden Interests.

Your Interests: With this option, you will receive the suggested articles based on your interests. You can then hide or follow those articles directly.

Hidden: There is an option to hide the section of article suggestions if you do not want to block a specific publisher or article from Chrome.

Here is the way of doing it:-

Step 1. Go to Google Chrome.

Step 2. Open a new tab.

Step 3. Click on the option “Hide” next to the section of “Articles for You.”

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