Sooner or later, almost all users of the PC begin to be interested in how to find the history in the computer. After looking through it, you can see which applications were opened, on what resources the user visited and even at what time the computer was turned on and turned off. There are special programs that allow you to view the chronicle of visits. But to work with such utilities, you need to understand the settings of your PC. After using them, you can damage the data, which you will not be able to restore.

How to find Internet history on your computer

If you have a desire to see which sites you visited from the PC, but you do not know where the Internet browsing log is on your computer, you should not be sad about this. Nothing is complicated in carrying out this operation.

For the browser "Opera" you need to point the mouse at the top left corner of the screen, from the provided list of items, select the "History" section, after which the chronology of visits for the last month will open on your screen. You can also open History by pressing Ctrl and H. If you want to delete the history from the computer, click on the corresponding button at the top right.

For the browser "Mozilla" open the "Journal" tab, which is located in the upper left corner of the screen. There you can view the entire history, and also delete it. Open the "Journal" can also be a combination of keys Ctrl + Shift + H, when deleting, add to this combination also the Del key.

For Internet Explorer, open the top menu and go to "View", then click "Panel of reviewers", there you will see the item "Log" that you can open the same shortcut as in the Opera.

If you are interested in the history of the ICQ-client QIP, go to your computer in the folder C: Program FilesQIPUsers. From the list, select the required ICQ number by going into it, find the History folder and, using any text editor, view the contents of the text files.

To view all applications running on the PC, open the folder located at c: WINDOWSPrefetch. In order to find out the password you enter to open programs, download and install the Punto Switcher utility. This application automatically switches from English to Russian, it has the function of keeping a diary, which allows you to save passwords from all open programs.

You also have the option to download and install special utilities, which are also called keyloggers. The programmes under your control are all actions that occur on the keyboard. The app captures everything that happens, can optionally record sound and picture during communication in programs such as Skype.

To protect yourself and your PC from this kind of utilities, you need to use anti-spyware or a modern antivirus that has fresh databases.

As you can see, viewing the chronology of visits on a personal computer or laptop is not difficult. If you want to hide the sites you've visited from your browser, do not forget to clean the history. Also, deleting history automatically deletes passwords from mail or social networks that were saved by your browser, which will prevent other users from accessing them and viewing your messages.